Massachusetts Medical Society
The Massachusetts Medical Society (MMS) is the oldest continuously-operating state medical society in the United States. Incorporated on November 1, 1781, by an act of the Massachusetts General Court, the MMS is a non-profit organization that consists of more than 24,000 physicians, medical students and residents. It is currently based in Waltham, Massachusetts. The majority of the members live or practice in Massachusetts and the immediate vicinity.
In addition to its publishing activities, the key activities of the MMS include medical education for physicians, public health education for physicians and the public, legislative and regulatory advocacy for physicians and patients, and health policy research.
- Ronald W. Dunlap, M.D. - President
- Richard S. Pieters, M.D., F.A.C.R. - President-Elect
- Dennis M. Dimitri, M.D. - Vice President
- Peter B. Kang, M.D.. - Secretary-Treasurer
- Alain Chaoui, M.D., F.A.A.F.P. - Assistant Secretary-Treasurer
- Jesse Ehrenfeld, M.D., M.P.H. - Speaker
- David S. Rosman, M.D., M.B.A. - Vice Speaker
- Corinne Broderick - Executive Vice President
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- Massachusetts Medical Society - Official Site
- "Massachusetts Medical Society". Encyclopedia Americana. 1920.
- "Massachusetts Medical Society". New International Encyclopedia. 1905.
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