TMA Foundation

  • Turning Good Ideas Into Better Health


    TMA Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) organization committed to connecting the charitable concerns of physicians with the people of Texas. TMAF funded initiatives enable physicians and their families to give back to their community and take a visible leadership role toward improving the health of all Texans. Learn more about TMA Foundation.

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  • TMAF's Annual Gala-Blast Off!

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    TMA Foundation is pleased to announce, BLAST OFF!, as the theme for the 24th annual gala, held during TexMed on May 5, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis, Houston! 

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  • Community Grants Coming Soon!

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    TMAF's 2017-2018 Medical Community and Medical Student Community Leadership Grants will open for applications in late May 2017 with application deadlines later this summer.

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  • TMAF Honors Champions

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    TMA Foundation presented its 2017 John P. McGovern Champion of Health Awards to two Texas programs that that are creating a "Healthy Now" and a "Healthy Future." This year’s top winner is the “Seed to Soul” – Growing Healthy Families From the Garden to Table, a program of Promise of Peace Gardens, Dallas. The second place winner is the WATCH Champions of Health Award of the Fort Bend Independent School District.

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  • New Major Donors Honored

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    The TMA Foundation recognized 23 Major Donors for their generosity and vision for a healthier Texas at the TMA Winter Conference on Jan. 28 in Austin. These TMA and TMA Alliance members and friends of medicine are distinguished for donating at least $10,000 during their years as a TMAF donor. 

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  • Individuals Who Donated in 2016

    Thank you to our individual donors in 2016 for creating a Healthy Now and a Healthy Future for all Texans.


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    Institutions That Donated in 2016

    Thank you to our institutional donors in 2016 for collaborating to create a Healthy Now and a Healthy Future for all Texans.


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  • TMA’s Outreach Programs Funded for 2017


    More Texans will be impacted by TMA’s five signature programs thanks to grants recently approved by TMA Foundation totaling $514,000 for 2017. 

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  • A Record Setting Year for TMAF

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    TMAF’s 2015 annual report is chock full of record-breaking information that translates into a Healthy Now and a Healthy Future for more Texans. An increase in grant funding will have a positive impact on health and wellness programs in 120 Texas communities and particularly on TMA's Minority Scholarship Program. You can access the report in both print and video formats! Read the report on TMAF's Publications Page.

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  • TMAF Welcomes New Board Members


    TMAF is pleased to welcome new board members, Jessica Best, MD; Shannon Hancher-Hodges, MD; and Matthew Edwards.

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  • Donors Create First Trust Fund for Minority Scholarships

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    Thanks to an unprecedented $3.2M donation from Dr. Roberto J. and Agniela (Annie) M. Bayardo to the TMA Foundation, hundreds of aspiring physicians will receive a TMA scholarship and be named a “Bayardo Scholar.”  Their gift establishes a trust fund benefiting medical student recipients of TMA’s Minority Scholarship Program.


    The Bayardo Trust  
  • TMA Foundation Supports Member Benefits

  • What could a TMA membership mean for you, your practice, and your patients?