DALLAS COUNTY
MEDICAL SOCIETY

The Dallas County Medical Society (DCMS) is the professional association representing physicians, residents and medical students in Dallas County. DCMS has grown from 30 physicians to over 8,500 since its inception in 1876. DCMS is a leader at the local, state, and national levels and is the second-largest medical society in the country.

Benefits of DCMS Membership

DCMS MISSION

The mission of the Dallas County Medical Society is to promote public health, advocate for physicians and their relationship with patients, while upholding professionalism in the practice of medicine.

$14m

PPE supplies donated to DCMS members
20k

COVID-19 Vaccines administered to physicians
8k+

Physician, resident and student members
667

Legislative Action Alerts sent to legislators during the 87th legislature

Upcoming Events

Arboretum
Now through 12/31/2021 - Dallas Arboretum
DCMS members and their families can enjoy some time at the Dallas Arboretum on behalf of the Dallas County Medical Society. See invitation for details.
Technology
Date TBA - Virtual Presentation
Join us for the next event in our DCMS Connect Virtual Speaker Series. Details to come.

News & Announcements

10/15/2021
DCMS past president, John Carlo, MD, testified yesterday in Austin in front of the Texas Senate Affairs committee to oppose SB 51, where he asked lawmakers to exempt healthcare entities from the law’s reach.
10/8/2021
Have questions about coadministering the COVID-19 and Flu vaccines? The CDC has put together a helpful FAQ.
10/4/2021
TMA raised “grave concerns” in the comment letter about the current budget-neutrality requirement with Medicare physician payments.