FEDERATION OF TEXAS PSYCHIATRY

A United Voice for Texas Psychiatry

Making a Difference for Our Patients, Profession and Communities!

“The Federation of Texas Psychiatry unites Texas’ professional psychiatric organizations. Voting member organizations – the Texas Society of Psychiatric Physicians, the Texas Academy of Psychiatry, and the Texas Society of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Associate member organizations – the Texas Foundation for Psychiatric Education and Research, the Texas Osteopathic Medical Association and the Texas Medical Association – together represent about 45,000 physicians in Texas united in advocacy for patients and quality psychiatric care.”

TEXAS SOCIETY OF CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY

ANNUAL CONVENTION AND SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
“Navigating the Perils of Childhood”

Westin Riverwalk Hotel, San Antonio

July 22, 2016 @ 12:00 pm – July 24, 2016 @ 12:30 pm

 

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TEXAS SOCIETY OF PSYCHIATRIC PHYSICIANS

60TH ANNIVERSARY ANNUAL CONVENTION AND SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
“Evolution of Psychiatry – Past Accomplishments and Future Endeavors”

Marriott Quorum by the Galleria Hotel, Dallas/Addison

November 11, 2016 @ 8:00 am – November 13, 2016 @ 5:00 pm

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COMMENTS FROM OUR MEMBERS

“I am a member because I believe we should organize and act collectively for the benefit of our patients and profession.” James Kreisle, MD

“What I enjoy most from TSPP is fellowship with colleagues who come together from throughout the State of Texas, from a wide range of professional practice backgrounds, to share ideas and learn in community from one another.” Melissa S. Deuter, MD

“What I value most from TSPP is service on committees that foster high quality patient care, service to community and service to the profession.” Terry McMahon, MD

“The major strengths of TSPP are continued good quality programs, strong staff and physician leadership, and strong voice and influence with State government and the APA.” Mitch Jones, MD

“The major strength of TSPP is that it represents the highest in the ideals of being physicians and promoting care of our patients.” Daniel Pearson, III, MD

“I am a member because I want to maintain ties to fellow psychiatrists, get CME and contribute to the legislative process to support the profession.” Susan Thompson, MD

“The major strengths of TSPP are persistence and commitment to missions, legislative advocacy, and professional education.” Joseph Burkett, MD

“I am a member because it’s an inherent part of being a professional.” Mark Jacobs, MD

“The major strengths of TSPP are its focus on legislative issues central to psychiatry and very well organized meetings.” Tim Wolff, MD

“I am a member for multiple reasons: fellowship with colleagues, input on State laws, and practice standards that result in better care for our patients.” Marie Kelly, MD

“I am a member because of TSPP’s advocacy for psychiatry, education, and fellowship with colleagues. I believe membership is essential for our profession.” Catherine Roberts, MD

I am a member because of pride in my profession and loyalty to my profession.” Ray Faber, MD

HELP PLAN CME ACTIVITIES

Your input is requested to help in the planning of future CME programs. Click here for the TSPP CME Activity Development Worksheet, complete the form providing TSPP with your suggestions for educational topics to enhance your practice and submit the completed form by email to TSPPofc@aol.com.

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CONGRATULATIONS NEW “50 YEAR MEMBERS”!

The following TSPP members have been recognized as 50 Year Members as of January 1, 2016, as follows:

DISTINGUISHED LIFE FELLOW
James L. Claghorn, MD
Lawrence G. Hornsby, MD
Charles G. Markward, MD
Octavio C. Pinell, MD
Paul H. Wick, MD
LIFE MEMBER
Rae Lynn Markle, MD

CONGRATULATIONS NEW “LIFER’S”!

The following TSPP members have been recognized with Life status as of January 1, 2016, as follows:

DISTINGUISHED LIFE FELLOWS

Larry G. Shadid, MD
Gretchen L. Megowen, MD
Conway L. McDanald, MD
Joseph D. Gasparl, MD
C. Edward Coffey, MD
Melanie A. Suhr, MD
John Z. Sadler, MD
Jordan Yee, MD
Wendy J. Burke, MD
Nestor H. Praderio, MD

LIFE FELLOWS

Joel A. Holiner, MD
John W. Cassidy, MD
Jack Cheleblan, MD
Ruth E. Netscher, MD
Tarakumar B. Reddy, MD
Nurun N. Shah, MD

LIFE MEMBERS

Michael H. Brophy, MD
Arnold W. Mech, MD
Eulon R. Taylor, MD
Richard E. Palmer, MD
Seth W. Silverman, MD
Jhansl Raj, MD
Harold A. Cronson, MD
Carlos E. Escobar, MD