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TCOM Osteopathic Medical Education – Creating Change in Health Care Delivery

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On Monday, October 2, 2023, the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine is hosting a Heath Care Workforce event on the campus of the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth. This event will be a panel discussion that will focus on the role of Osteopathic Medicine in the workforce, whole health, and health systems sciences to improve the workforce. The topics will also include health care policy advocacy, innovation, and the implementation of patient safety into an academic curriculum.



Mason David C. Mason, DO
President of the Texas American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
Chair of the Texas Medical Foundation (TMF) Health Quality Institute Board of Trustees
Assistant Dean of Osteopathic Clinical Education
at the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

Dr. Dzung Le HeadshotDzung Le, DO
Acting Ambulatory Care Section Chief for Bonham and Plano Clinics
Clinical Director, Whole Health
VA North Texas Health Care System


Mcgaffigan Head Shot 2 Patricia A. McGaffigan, RN, MS, CPPS
Vice President
Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)


Dr Bret Burton HeadshotBret Burton, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Medical City Fort Worth


Radm Tecora Ballom Copy 2 TeCora Ballom, DO, MPH, MSHI
RADM, U.S. Public Health Service
U.S. Assistant Surgeon General
Regional Medical Director, SCR
Federal Bureau of Prisons


Sanghavi 235Ankit Sanghavi
Executive Director, Texas Health Institute



Oct 02 2023


5:30 pm - 8:00 pm


Medical Education and Training (MET) Bldg., 1st Floor
1000 Montgomery St, Fort Worth, TX 76107