Gov. Rick Perry has made two new appointments to the Texas Medical Board. The first is Scott Holliday, D.O. of University Park to the Texas Medical Board for a term to expire April 13, 2013. He replaces Dr. Roberta Kalafut.
Dr. Holliday is an anesthesiologist at Pinnacle Partners in Medicine and chairman of the Arlington Memorial Hospital Department of Anesthesiology. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, Texas Osteopathic Medical Association, and Texas Medical Association. He is also an American Board of Anesthesiology Diplomate, and the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists District 2 State Delegate. Holliday received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a doctorate of osteopathic medicine from Kansas City University of Medicine and Bioscience. He completed his anesthesiology residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.
John Guerra, D.O. was named to the Texas Medical Board District Four Review Committee for a term to expire Jan. 15, 2012. He replaces Bobby Howard.
Dr. Guerra is a board certified obstetrician/gynecologist, and a member of the American Osteopathic Association, Texas Osteopathic Medical Association, and American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He is a member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church where he volunteers as a medical youth educator. Guerra received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas Pan American and a doctorate of osteopathy from the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.