The Texas Medical Association installed Dallas surgeon Rick Snyder, MD, as its 158th president. He took office in a ceremony before TMA’s House of Delegates policymaking body at TexMed, TMA’s annual conference, in Fort Worth. He will lead America’s largest state medical society for one year.
TMA’s History of Medicine Committee presents an online exhibit featuring portraits and short biographical sketches of all TMA presidents. Read the biographies in the notes section below each slide and learn interesting facts about TMA presidents. This online exhibit is a work in progress. More biographies will be added during the year.
Gary Floyd, MD, 2022-2023
E. Linda Villarreal, MD, 2021-2022
Diana L. Fite, MD, 2020-2021
David C. Fleeger, MD, 2019-2020
Douglas W. Curran, MD, 2018-2019
Carlos J. Cardenas, MD, 2017-2018
Don R. Read, MD, 2016-2017
A. Tomas Garcia III, MD, 2015-2016
Austin I. King, MD, 2014-2015
Stephen L. Brotherton, MD, 2013-2014
Michael E. Speer, MD, 2012-2013
C. Bruce Malone, MD, 2011-2012
View All TMA Presidents Since 1853
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