Be the voice of medicine! The strongest
weapon in medicine’s arsenal is you—physicians, residents, students and
Join your colleagues as they travel from
across the state to descend on the Capitol for physician lobby days. TCMS
schedules all appointments with local senators and representatives. During those
appointments, the TMA/TCMS legislative agenda is discussed and “asks” are made
of the elected officials and their legislative aides for a vote in favor or
against bills affecting patients and physicians. Agendas, briefings on
legislators and bills impacting medicine will be sent prior to each lobby day.
Issues facing medicine include:
To participate in First Tuesdays lobby days
register at www.texmed.org/firsttuesdays
2017 First Tuesdays
For more information on First Tuesdays at the Capitol, contact TCMS Senior Director of Physician Services and Community Relations Stephanie Triggs at firstname.lastname@example.org or 512-206-1124.