Legislators need to hear from you – their physician, medical student, and alliance constituents – to understand how proposed legislation can potentially impact the practice of medicine in Texas.
5 Steps You Can Take To Prepare for First Tuesdays
The Doubletree Suites by Hilton Hotel has set aside suites for the Monday before each First Tuesday event for participants at the rate of $259. The hotel is conveniently located between TMA and the Capitol at 303 W. 15th Street. Please register for First Tuesdays to receive a booking link or call 512-478-7000 for reservations. Don't forget to mention that you are attending First Tuesdays at the Capitol with TMA and TMA Alliance! REMEMBER: Reserve your room by the following to ensure availability at special rates.
TMA works tirelessly to protect your patients and strengthen your profession. Tap into TMA's many advocacy resources before, during, and after the 88th Legislative Session and become an effective advocate, such as Texas Medicine Today (TMT), TMA’s daily e-newsletter for current legislative information, and TMA's Grassroots Action Center to follow our advocacy efforts, amplify physician priorities, and celebrate legislative wins.
TMA's First Tuesdays at the Capitol will take place at the TMA Thompson Auditorium, 401 W. 15th St., Austin, and at the Texas Capitol.
6:45 am Registration and Breakfast - TMA Building
7:15 am Hot Topics – Issues Briefing
8 am-8:30 am – Grassroots 101(veteran physicians not wishing to attend the Grassroots Advocacy 101 program leave at 8am to visit with lawmakers)
8:30 am-Noon Depart for Capitol to visit with lawmakers
Noon-1 pm Lunch – TMA Building
1-4 pm Visit with lawmakers – TX Capitol
Got First Tuesdays questions? Call or email the Knowledge Center.
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