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Goertz wins coveted Gold-headed Cane Award
TAFP member Roland Goertz, M.D., M.B.A., of Waco, was honored with the McLennan County Medical Society’s Gold-headed Cane at a ceremony held on Saturday, … more
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Cover: Goertz wins top AAFP postFresh from his victory in Boston, TAFP sits down with … more
10 questions with AAFP’s new president-elect, Roland A. Goertz, M.D., M.B.A.
By Jonathan Nelson
Roland A. Goertz, M.D., M.B.A., of Waco has been elected president-elect of the American Academy of … more
By Roland A. Goertz, M.D., M.B.A.
Three words describe the three years I have served on the American Academy of Family Physicians Board of Directors: challenges, changes and opportunities. In a brief three-year period, the board has dealt with everything from declining non-dues revenues to deciding how to optimally impact the best opportunity in over a decade to reform an ailing health care system. We live in an interesting time as family physicians in today’s health care system, and as such, my tenure on the board has been quite a journey.
After only a brief period spent enjoying the euphoria of a successful election, new board members are handed a packet outlining their first responsibilities. Meeting dates are placed on calendars and primers on the inner workings of the Academy are reviewed. You are thrust into a constant and voluminous flow of information distributed in multiple formats. If one has not already developed a method of efficient data management, interpretation and use, necessity quickly breeds invention as a board member.more
Goertz, Mabry make bids for AAFP offices
Roland Goertz, M.D., M.B.A., of Waco has hit the campaign trail in a bid to become AAFP President-elect. Endorsing the “true statesman for the specialty,” … more
Goertz announces candidacy for AAFP President-elect
Roland Goertz, M.D., M.B.A., of Waco officially announced his candidacy for AAFP President-elect at the AAFP Scientific Assembly in San Diego. … more