TCEP Physicians Featured in Media Interviews

Several TCEP Members have been involved in a variety of media interviews.
Here are some highlights in case you missed them.

Dr. Randy Hartman featured in The Wacoan
February, 2021
COVID's Hidden Toll

The Editorial Board of the Ft. Worth Star Telegram wrote this piece after interviewing several of our members
August 4, 2020 
What's worse than COVID-19? Stroke or heart attack. ERs are safe if you have symptoms 

Dr. Sudip Bose featured in Odessa American paper
August 2, 2020 
GUEST VIEW: Emergency rooms are a constant

Another great editorial - this one in Midland Reporter Telegram with TCEP member, Dr. Sudip Bose
July 29, 2020
Too many people delay care because of virus 

TCEP member Dr. Juan Fitz featured in new PSA from ACEP
July 28, 2020
PSA - Stay Safe. Cover Your Face

Dr. Diana Fite
July 28, 2020
Summer Safety Tips

TCEP President Elect Dr. Craig Meek featured in Longview News
July 25, 2020
Meek: Pandemic no reason to delay emergency care 

TCEP Member Dr. Evan Meyer, Wichita Falls newspaper
July 25, 2020
Emergency care missed, delayed out of fear of COVID-19 exposure

Past President Gerad Troutman's OpEd ran in Sunday's Lubbock newspaper

July 19, 2020
Troutman: Delaying emergency care out of fear can be a fatal mistake 

ACEP Board member Dr. Alison Haddock and TCEP President Dr. Robert Hancock
July 18, 2020 
As virus surges in some US states, emergency rooms swamped

Dr. Randy Hartman, MD, FACEP
July 18, 2020
Emergency Physicians stand ready to help

Dr. Mohammed Hagahmed op-ed featured in San Antonio Express news

July 17, 2020
Don't let COVID delay other emergency care 

Dr. Nicholas Steinour, MD, FACEP
July 17, 2020
Doctors Urge Texans Not to Put Off Medical Care Due to COVID-19

EM physician Theresa Tran, MD interview in Reform Texas

July 14, 2020
Texas, COVID-19 is No Hoax

TCEP President Dr.Robert Hancock interviewed by Texas Tribune

July 14, 2020
Texas hospitals are running out of drugs, beds, ventilators and even staff

TCEP Board Member Dr. Theresa Tran featured in CBS Morning interview

July 14, 2020
Doctors in states with rising COVID-19 cases share their fears: "Is this the tipping point?"

Dr. Justin Hensley, TCEP board member, was featured in the Corpus Christi Caller Times

July 9, 2020
Delaying emergency care for stroke, heart attack is deadly - especially during a pandemic

TCEP member, and TMA President Dr. Diana Fite
is on the news almost everyday locally, and across the country.
She is doing an amazing job. July 10, 2020

TCEP member Dr. Nick Steinour featured in Austin American Statesman

July 9, 2020
Opinion: The Untold COVID-19 Story that worries ER Physicians

TCEP member, Dr. Hilary Fairbrother on PBS Newshour, Houston
July 7, 2020
As COVID-19 spreads in Texas, an ER doctor begs residents to stay home

Dr. Theresa Tran interviewed by Houston KHOU about fireworks safety and Emergency Rooms
July 3, 2020
Fireworks injuries could increase as more Texans set off their own displays

TCEP Board member Dr. Doug Jeffrey on CBS Austin news

July 2, 2020


TCEP Past President Dr. Heidi Knowles interviewed by CBS affiliate in Ft. Worth about 4th of July safety and COVID
July 1, 2020
North Texas Doctors Urging Residents To Avoid Large Crowds July 4th Weekend

TCEP Board member Dr. Justin Hensley was on NBC News Now

July 1, 2020
Healthcare workers describe trepidation, dread as coronavirus cases spike

TCEP incoming President Dr. Robert Hancock on Meet the Press
June 30, 2020
You can help stop the spread of this

TMA Speaker of the House and TCEP Past President, Dr. Arlo Weltge, featured in this article

June 30, 2020
Palpable Fear: COVID-19's Toll on Physician Morale and Mental Health

TMA President and TCEP's very own Dr. Fite on Fox News

June 29, 2020

Dr. Alison Haddock on MSNBC Meet The Press

June 25, 2020
Houston ER doctor: 'I haven't gotten groceries in the grocery store since...February'

Diana Fite, MD, FACEP - TCEP Past President, President of TMA

June 25, 2020
“Wash your hands often. Stay home if you can. Practice social distancing. And for your sake, for your neighbors’ sake, for my sake, and for your grandma’s sake, wear a mask, Texas.”
TMA President: Stay Vigilant Against COVID-19 

Dr. Robert Greenberg, MD, FACEP - TCEP Past President
May 1, 2020
Update: Recoveries increase to 94 as Bell coronavirus cases hit 189; Infections may be plateauing, health official says 

Dr. Robert Greenberg, MD, FACEP
April 30, 2020
Wear a mask in public, Bell officials recommend; Safety guidelines urged as Texas economy starts reopening 

Dr. Robert Greenberg, MD, FACEP
April 25, 2020
'We're in it for the long haul'
2nd COVID-19 peak likely, residents still need to follow guidelines

TCEP Past President - Dr. Robert Greenberg, MD, FACEP
April 23, 2020
Bell hospitals protect medical job salaries through May 

Dr. Robert Greenberg, MD, FACEP
April 23, 2020
Doctors: Not everyone with symptoms needs a COVID test

Alison Haddock, MD, FACEP
April 7, 2020
Are you wearing your cloth mask the right way?

TCEP President Elect, Robert Hancock, DO, FACEP
April 2, 2020
Texas Tribune: Lack of rapid coronavirus tests hinders care for respiratory patients, emergency doctors say

Alison Haddock, MD, FACEP
April 1, 2020
CSPAN/Washington Journal: Dr. Alison Haddock Discusses U.S. Coronavirus Response

TCEP President Elect, Robert Hancock, DO, FACEP
March 30, 2020 
NBC DFW: Under the Cloak of Secrecy, Fresh Protective Gear Reaches North Texas

Cedric Dark, MD, MPH, FACEP
March 27, 2020
An ER Doctor Describes What It’s Like to Treat COVID-19

ACEP Board member and TCEP member Gillian Schmitz, MD, FACEP 
March 25, 2020
I did get to help advocate for our physicians to get more PPE and was on CBS Good Morning and worked with the EM physicians who set up to improve the coordination and distribution of resources and PPE. ACEP has been working hard to keep our members updated on daily COVID information, fight for reimbursement for physicians on the front line, push the Joint Commission to issue a statement allowing healthcare workers to bring in their own PPE, and other advocacy work to support emergency physicians across the country.
Supply shortage forcing doctors and nurses to wear Halloween masks, ski goggles to protect themselves

TCEP President Elect, Robert Hancock, DO, FACEP
March 23, 2020
NPR affiliate KERA’s “Think” podcast: Life On The Front Lines of Covid-19