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Texas Medicine is published monthly by the Texas Medical Association. Copyright 2014 Texas Medical Association.

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Texas Medicine Mission Statement

Key Objective  

To improve the health of all Texans by furthering dialogue and understanding within the membership of the Texas Medical Association.

Critical Objectives  

  • To promote integrity in the practice of medicine among Texas physicians.
  • To further the practice of medicine as the artful application of scientific knowledge in the health care of Texans.
  • To ensure that Texas physicians are informed on political, legal, and administrative activities that influence the practice of medicine through the publication of timely, credible, and relevant articles.
  • To enhance the character and reputation of Texas physicians through the promotion of professionalism, advocacy, and service.
  • To enhance the desirability of membership in the Texas Medical Association.  

 Texas Medicine Editorial Board

Owen E. Winsett, MD, Austin, Chair
Chelsea I. Clinton, MD, San Antonio
Christopher J. Garrison, MD, Austin
John C. Jennings, MD, Chair, Odessa
Roger S. Khetan, MD, Dallas
Charlotte H. Smith, MD, Seattle
Gary Ventolini, MD, Midland
Alexis A. Wiesenthal, MD, San Antonio
Habeeb Salameh, MD, Galveston, Resident Member
Chris Massey, Lubbock, Student Member   

Vice President, TMA Communications

Steve Levine  

Texas Medicine Editorial Staff  

Crystal Zuzek, Editor
Shari Henson, Managing Editor 
Joey Berlin, Associate Editor
Sean Price, Reporter
Lynn M. Alperin, Clinical Articles Editor 
Debra Heater, Editorial Assistant 
Torquil Dewar, Shelley Lai, Art Directors

Texas Medicine Advertising Staff  

Rebecca Stevens, Sales Director
Abby Renel, Sales and Marketing Coordinator

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