Jan. 8, 2017

Vol. 6, No. 1


In this Issue…

SAMGMA Conference

Please RSVP for BCMS Officer Installation

TMA Resolutions

Generational Perspectives

BCMS Alliance Junior Volunteer Council

Space For Lease

Support BCMS Circle of Friends Sponsors

      Spectrum Business

      First Command



Education Conference

February 15, 2017

San Antonio Marriott NW

3233 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78213

8:30 am – 4:15 pm

(Registration Begins at 7:30 am)

For more information visit the website at


BCMS Officer Installation

Honoring incoming presidents

Dr. Leah Jacobson, 2017 BCMS President


Lori Boies, 2017 BCMS Alliance President

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Reception 6 p.m. – Dinner and Program 7 p.m.

Mays Family Center

The Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway St.
Click here to RSVP


Attention BCMS members:

It’s time to get your resolutions turned in to the BCMS Delegation to TMA.

Ifyou have any issues you would like the BCMS Delegation to TMA to consider regarding changes in policy or a stance you would like them to take on a particular issue, click the link below for a sample form you can use to get started now with your draft.  The BCMS Delegation to TMA will meet in early February to review any resolutions submitted for consideration. The deadline to submit your draft resolutions to BCMS is Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017.


To submit your draft resolutions or if you need assistance with drafting your resolution ideas, please contact Mary Nava, BCMS chief government affairs officer and delegation liaison at


Click Here for Resolution form


Are you from a family of doctors going back generations?
If so, we would like to hear your story.

What made you go into medicine and how are things different for you compared to your parents or children who went into medicine?
San Antonio Medicine magazine will have an issue later this year featuring stories from local doctors whose parents/grandparents paved the way and/or children who followed their path.
If you are interested in sharing your family’s story please contact

Mike Thomas at 210-582-6399 or


The Junior Volunteer Council is looking for new members!
The JVC is open to all teenagers (8th-12th graders) whose parents are members of BCMS and/or BCMS Alliance. The JVC offers opportunities for volunteerism, leadership and social events.

The first meeting is Sunday, Jan. 29, at 3 p.m. at Big’z Burger Joint, 2303 N. Loop 1604, San Antonio 78258.

For more information contact Liz Huang at or (205) 522-3009.


Circle of Friends Gold Sponsor


Circle of Friends Silver Sponsor




Thank you to our BCMS Circle of Friends sponsors!

This information is sent on behalf of our sponsors but it is not an endorsement.

Donations from Circle of Friends sponsors help keep down the cost of dues and allow

BCMS to continue to provide quality service to its members.


The society continues its pledge to you and only will involve itself in

services and programs that benefit you, the member, and your patients.



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