New Braunfels Physician Begins New TMA Leadership Role

October 30, 2018

Emily D. Briggs, MD, a New Braunfels family physician in practice for 10 years, began chairing Texas Medical Association’s (TMA’s) Committee on Reproductive, Women's, and Perinatal Health during the recent TMA Fall Conference held just outside Austin.

TMA member physicians and medical students are appointed or elected to one of TMA’s 25 boards, councils, and committees. They are responsible for studying health care-related issues and making recommendations on important health care policy affecting Texas patients and their physicians. 

TMA’s Committee on Reproductive, Women's, and Perinatal Health studies and addresses issues, laws, and regulations related to reproductive, women’s, and perinatal health in Texas, and provides advice and makes policy recommendations concerning these issues.

Dr. Briggs is a member of the Comal County Medical Society.

TMA is the largest state medical society in the nation, representing more than 51,000 physician and medical student members. It is located in Austin and has 110 component county medical societies around the state. TMA’s key objective since 1853 is to improve the health of all Texans.

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Last Updated On

October 30, 2018

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