NEWSLETTER: MARCH 2018

THE 
PRESIDENT'S 
MESSAGE


Heidi Knowles, MD, FACEP
President

As I sit down to write this message, I am struck by the fact that my year as President is coming to a close. This has been a year filled with accomplishments, challenges and real change. We started the year in the middle of a rather contentious legislative session, surviving relatively unscathed, despite attempts at dulling the edge of tort law...

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TCEP Connect 2018
 
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2018 TCEP Board of Directors Nominee Questionnaire
 

Click the photo for more information and responses from the candidates.

REGULAR BOARD MEMBERS

Robert Hancock, DO, FACEP
 

Robert Hancock, DO, FACEP

Sterling Overstreet, MD
 

Sterling Overstreet, MD

Hemant Vankawala, MD, FACEP
 

Hemant Vankawala, MD, FACEP

Sandra Williams, DO, FACEP
 

Sandra Williams, DO, FACEP

Young Physician Candidate

Miles Raizada, MD
 

Miles Raizada, MD

Medical Student Candidate

Jonathan Brewer, MS-III
 

Jonathan Brewer, MS-III

Team Health
TCEP's New Executive Director
 

ANNOUNCEMENT


 
Marco Mancillas
 

On behalf of Texas College of Emergency Physicians Board of Directors, we are delighted to announce the new Executive Director of TCEP, Mr. Marco Mancillas. Since 1999, Marco has been well-known in the Austin – Central Texas area as a strong leadership presence, and a state-wide advocate for positive change and growth...

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Featured Showcase
 

Emergency Service Partners

The best EM jobs in Texas are with Emergency Service Partners, a founding partner of US Acute Care Solutions! We offer full-time physicians an ownership opportunity, plus extensive benefits including 401(k). Browse openings at

www.eddocs.com/careers.

Test Texas
Featured Showcase
 

EmCare leads the way in Making Health Care Work Better especially for physicians. We provide the resources & support you need so you can focus on what's truly important patient care. We have more jobs, in more places. Staff & leadership openings. Contact 727-437-0846, craig.mcgovern@emcare.com

Disaster Volunteering. Are you ready?
 

REPORT


 
Justin Hensley, MD
 

Harvey. Irma. Jose. Katia. Earthquakes in Mexico. Fires in California. Too many tornadoes to name. Mudslides and floods in Asia. Mass shootings. There are disasters everywhere, and they’re happening every day it seems. What should your role as a physician be in these disasters...

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Explore Army Medicine
Looking back at ACEP17
 

REPORT


 
Tavisty Tarkenton, MS2
 

Walking in to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, I was in awe of the size and prominence of the building. Although not packed yet, as only students were in attendance day one, you could still feel the excitement as we filed into the conference room...

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Featured Showcase
 

Scumacher Clinical Partners

Looking for a new opportunity? Check out our full and part-time openings available throughout Texas and the surrounding states.

Click here to browse openings

ABCD Simulation Course

Practice HIGH RISK, RARELY USED procedures in a one day course in Fort Worth, Texas, April 27, 2018. This course is an interactive, learner-driven course utilizing task trainers and high-fidelity simulation, held at the Amon G. Carter Medical Simulation Training Center, a state of the art simulation center. Register at www.TCEPsimCourse.com.

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TMLT

At TMLT, we have you covered. No matter how your job evolves.

We know that seeing patients and providing excellent care is your primary goal. And we work hard to find new ways to support you. Contact us today to learn more about what TMLT can do for you at 800-580-8658 or www.tmlt.org.

TMLT - protection for a new era of medicine.

Calendar of Events
 
2018
March 29Baylor / UT-Houston Residency Visit 
April 12-14TCEP Connect 2018Houston
April 15Board of Directors MeetingHouston
April 27ABCD Simulation CourseFort Worth
May 15-17SAEM Annual MeetingIndianapolis, IN
May 18-19TMA TexMedSan Antonio
May 20-23ACEP Leadership and Advocacy Conference 
May 20-27EMS Week 
Sept 29–Oct 4ACEP Scientific AssemblySan Diego, CA

Texas College of Emergency Physicians
4950 W. Royal Lane | Irving, Tx 75063
Phone: 512.306.0605 | Toll Free: 800.TEX.ACEP | Fax: 512.329.8943
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