TDSR November 2018 Newsletter

TDSR Testifies to legislators Texas Doctors for Social Responsibility (TDSR) continues to advocate for improving the health of all Texans at the state capital in Austin. Dr. Rudy Morales Urby, Vice President of TDSR, was among several health professionals that testified to the House Select Committee on Opioid and Substance Abuse on August 8th, 2018. They provided testimony for increasing …

Report from TDSR Dinner Meeting on March 1, 2018

At our March 1, 2018 dinner meeting, we had the pleasure to hear from two important community engagement initiatives; first, Anne Heine, Community Outreach Manager and Vanessa Rodriguez, Community Coordinator, Metro Health, presented the Healthy Start neighborhood  engagement program which has been making a difference in our high risk neighborhood in the west, south and northeast San Antonio. They also …

Ted Fox Discusses Health Outcomes And Statistics On Maternal Mortality In Texas

On November 2, 2017, Ted Fox gave us a dry run on his upcoming TEDx presentation on the health outcomes and current statistics on maternal mortality in Texas at the TDSR Monthly dinner meeting at the India Palace.  The presentation also included California efforts to address maternal mortality and morbidity. Please try to find Ted on the above picture taken …