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Welcome to the Texas Chapter of the AACE

About Us

The Texas Chapter of the AACE is designed to bring together those in the field of endocrinology for conversations to improve quality of care, increase awareness, and create a professional forum for scientific and advocacy issues that surround the field of endocrinology.


Texas Chapter of the AACE Board Meeting
July 24, 2020
Virtual Meeting
7:30 PM Central
TX Chapter of AACE 2021 Annual Meeting
July 30 - 31, 2021
Grand Hyatt San Antonio
San Antonio, TX


The Texas Chapter would like to invite you to become a member today. We need your voice, your ideas and your support to be effective in representing our profession in state and federal legislatures, with regulatory bodies and insurance agencies, and in caring for our patients. There is no cost to join. ... Join Now

Board of Directors


  • President

    Kathy Ann LaCivita, MD, FACP, FACE
  • Vice President

    Kerem Ozer, MD, FACE, ECNU
  • Secretary/Treasurer

    Susan L. Samson, MD, PhD, FRCPC,FACE
  • Immediate Past President

    Kathleen Elaine Hands, MD,FACE,ECNU

Board Representatives

  • Board Members

    Alberto Omar Chavez Velazquez, MD, MSCI
  • Board Members

    Lindsay Bundrick Harrison, MD, ECNU
  • Board Members

    Heidi Chamberlain Shea, MD, FACE
  • Board Members

    Sonali N. Thosani, MD

  • Presidential Appointee

    Vidhya Illuri, MD