Two Dallas-area physicians have joined the Texas Medical Association Foundation Board of Trustees. The foundation supports statewide and local initiatives that focus on health and awareness, including programs that increase on immunizations, wearing bicycle helmets, and healthy physical activity.
Dr. Justin Bishop, a medical resident in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine in Dallas, will serve a one year term on the board. Bishop won the TMA Medical Student Section Student of the Year award in 2014 and served on the TMA Board of Trustees as a representative of the TMA Medical Student Section and the TMA Resident and Fellow Section.
Dr. Kim Rice is a Dallas nephrologist who has been in practice for 21 years, and has served as a member of the TMA House of Delegates from 2012-2014. She is affiliated with Dallas Nephrology Associates and is a past member of the board of directors of the Dallas County Medical Medical Society.