Massachusetts Medical Society: Committee on Nutrition and Physical Activity

Committee on Nutrition and Physical Activity

Provides advice and counsel to the Society and its leadership on matters related to nutrition and physical activity, with a particular focus on overweight and obesity prevention and treatment. This committee meets approximately 5 times a year in the evening, on weekday evenings.

Committee Members
Fatima Cody Stanford, Suffolk, Chair
Kathryn Brodowski, Suffolk, Vice Chair
Ghousia Mariam Alikhan, Hampden
Elizabeth Alt, Charles River
Deepa P. Arya, OS
Miguel A. Concepcion, Norfolk
Nancy Hurley, Essex North
Virginia H. Palazzo, Barnstable
Pritinder Saini, Middlesex
Jacqueline Tan, Bristol South

Resident and Fellow
Member: Kathryn Czepiel, Worcester

Medical Students
Member: Matthew Townsend, Norfolk
Alternate: Sebastian Roque, Suffolk

Alliance Liaisons
Member: Margaret Igne
Alternate: Gail Gordon Sanchez

MMS Staff Liaison:
Robyn Alie ( )

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