James T. Willerson Honored with Proclamations from Houston Mayor’s Office and The Senate of the State of Texas

Houston, TX (September 23, 2016) – Texas Heart Institute President James T. Willerson, MD, was honored at last night’s Texans for Cures “Hearts and Minds” event, receiving a proclamation from the City of Houston and Mayor Sylvester Turner for his contributions to the medical community and cardiovascular profession. Mayor Turner proclaimed Thursday, September 22, 2016 as The James T. Willerson, MD Day in Houston, Texas. The Senate of the State of Texas also recognized Dr. Willerson and formally adopted Proclamation No. 809, sponsored by Senator John Whitmire, “Dean of the Texas Senate," as an expression of esteem for Dr. Willerson’s dedication and pioneering work in the field of cardiology.