The Weekly Dose           Bexar County Medical Society

Week of Jan. 26,  2014 

Vol. 3, No. 20


Celebrate the 500th birthday of Andreas Vesalius, the founder of modern human anatomy


Sponsored by the History of Medicine Society of the Friends of the P.I. Nixon Medical Historical Library


6 p.m. Jan. 29

Howe Room, fifth floor Briscoe Library

UT Health Science Center, San Antonio


For more information, click here 




Last call for resolutions


By Mary E. Nava, MBA

BCMS Chief Governmental and 

Community Relations Officer


Friday, Jan. 31, is the deadline for submitting a resolution to the Bexar County Delegation to TMA.


If you have a TMA policy change suggestion or recommendation for a stance on an issue, this is the week to act upon it.


For a sample resolution, click here

Completed resolutions should be sent to the delegation liaison  Mary Nava.  


For local discussion on these and other legislative advocacy topics, consider joining the BCMS Legislative and Socioeconomics Committee by contacting 

Mary Nava.


Don't get caught looking like you are stuck in the 1970s!


It is time to update your photo for the Bexar County Medical Society Physician and Medical Directory, your online Find a Doctor profile and your listing in the DocBookMD app.


RCL Portrait Design will be coming to a location near you in February to take professional portraits of all physicians. The photographs will be taken free of charge, and you will be able to select your favorite shot.


For professional quality and best presentation, we recommend the following attire:

Women: Suit jacket or long-sleeved blouse in a bright, solid color

Men: Dark jacket, with shirt and tie


Currently scheduled photo shoots are shown below. 


Call 800-951-8712 to schedule a time for your portrait session.


Feb. 3-7       Baptist Downtown

Feb. 4           Mission Trail

Feb. 5           Bexar County Medical Society, 6243 W. IH-10, Suite 600

Feb. 6-12     St. Luke's Baptist

Feb. 10         Baptist Downtown

Feb. 11         North East Baptist

Feb. 14         St. Luke's Baptist


We encourage all physicians (and staff) to take advantage of this

free service. 


Note: All locations, dates and times are subject to change. 







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