2014 Medical Student Mixer

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Become a HCMS/TMA Member Today 

By joining HCMS/TMA, members have an opportunity to get involved in organized medicine. Student membership is free so join organized medicine today and experience firsthand how students – like you – have the power to make a difference in your community and your profession. Join HCMS/TMA online today!  

Benefits of Membership

  • The Annual HCMS First-Year Medical Students' Mixer for first-year students from Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Medical School at Houston enables students to meet other students and HCMS physician leaders. This reception is always held in August. The 2019 reception will be held on Friday, August 16, 5:30-7:30 pm at The Health Museum, 1515 Hermann Drive, Houston, TX 77004. 
  • Participation on HCMS/TMA Boards, Councils and Committees to build leadership experience
  • Low interest rates on medical school loans through TMA
  • Student Scholarship opportunities from TMA to students
  • Legislative advocacy on issues that concern students identify, such as graduate medical education
  • Organize & participate in community projects
  • Rapid access to the associations' accumulated expertise in health care, health law, practice management, medical economics, and public health via TMA Knowledge Center  
  • TMA's student e-newsletters, email updates and dedicated staff resources
  • TMA Resources

Opportunities for Participation & Leadership 

  • Participate on HCMS Boards, Councils & Committees to build leadership experience
  • Serve as a TMA officer at the local chapter level
  • Join top physician leaders and represent students on a TMA board, council or committee that recommends policy to TMA in your area of interest, such as legislative affairs, child and adolescent health or medical education
  • Run for an elected position at TMA
  • Attend medical student meetings at TMA's annual meetings (Winter Conference, TexMed, Fall Conference), network with other students across the state, enhance your knowledge of the medical profession, and help develop recommendations for TMA policy
  • Support TEXPAC, TMA's political action committee, which actively endorses candidates for public office who support medicine's agenda
  • Participate in First Tuesdays at the Capitol, TMA's organized visits to legislators during the state legislative session, You will receive notices from HCMS about the annual bus trip that takes BCM and U students to one of the First Tuesday events.
  • Participate in TMA's public health initiatives to help your community