OUR MISSION, VISION, VALUES
Who We Are
Texas Doctors for Social Responsibility (TDSR) are a diverse group of physicians who believe that every Texan, regardless of their income, should have access to comprehensive healthcare.
Our mission is to lead physicians and local communities as they advocate for a more just and cost-effective healthcare system in the state of Texas.
We envision a world where every physician is an advocate for achieving universal and sustainable healthcare coverage for all Texans.
The Methods to Accomplish Our Mission
- Promoting legislative actions that expand healthcare for the working poor and underinsured in Texas
- Advocating for enrollment in affordable and subsidized health insurance programs such as the ACA -Supporting cost-effective initiatives that compensate healthcare providers fairly for quality treatment
- Educating the public about the long-term consequences of high uninsured rates and untreated chronic illness on the wellbeing of society
- Empowering patients and physicians to tell their stories to their community stakeholders and policymakers
OUR BOARD MEMBERS
Board Chair & President
Dr. Rodolfo Morales Urby
Dr. Carlos Roberto Jaen
Dr. Richard Switzer
Dr. Daniel Deane
Dr. Cecily David
Hospital Administrator, Retired
Owner, Worldwide Languages
Owners, Worldwide Languages
Dr. Jaime Estrada
ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS
Health Care Policy and Hispanic Socioeconomic and Health Issues Expert
President and Executive Director of Healthy Futures of Texas