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
Elizabeth Alt, Charles River
Deepa P. Arya, OS
W. Scott Butsch, Suffolk
Miguel A. Concepcion, Norfolk
Mitchell J. Gitkind, Worcester
Nancy Hurley, Essex North
Virginia H. Palazzo, Barnstable
Purnima R. Sangal, Middlesex North
Jacqueline Tan, Bristol South

Resident and Fellow
Member: Meegan Remillard, Worcester

Medical Students
Member: Sebastian Roque, Suffolk
Alternate: Marissa Mastrocola, Worcester

Alliance Liaisons
Member: Margaret Igne
Alternate: Julianne Hirsh

MMS Staff Liaison:
Robyn Alie ( )

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