Committee on History

Recommends actions and activities to preserve the history of the Society and recognize its accomplishments. Sponsors an annual medical student essay contest focused on Society-related contributions to health.

Committee Members
Scott H. Podolsky, Norfolk, Chair
Leonard J. Morse, Worcester, Vice Chair
Forrest Beam, Jr., Barnstable
Subramanyan Jayasankar, Suffolk
Edith M. Jolin, Plymouth
Dubravko M. Kuftinec, Essex South
Jeremy B. Richards, Norfolk
Barbara A. Rockett, Norfolk
Grant V. Rodkey, Suffolk
Guenter L. Spanknebel, Worcester, Chair
Sita Ram Upadhyay, Worcester

Resident and Fellow 
Member:  Justin Taylor, Suffolk

Medical Students 
Member:  Peter T. Otlans, Suffolk
Alternate: Kyle Pronko, Suffolk

MMS Staff Liaison
Bonney Erskine (

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