Massachusetts Medical Society: Medical Students Section

Medical Students Section

Active at all four medical schools in Massachusetts, the Medical Student Section (MSS) provides a forum for student participation in organized medicine at both the local (MMS) and national (AMA) levels. In addition to addressing health policy, public health, and patient care, the Section facilitates collaboration among the four medical schools and offers students mentoring opportunities with seasoned MMS leaders.

Your Financial Future: Education Debt Management
Webcast from March 30, 2015 - Experienced representatives from Baystate Financial Services and Citizens Bank address important education debt management issues, including: disappearing subsidies and loan forgiveness; cost of repayment of loans and budgeting tips; how your FICO score is calculated; refinancing student loans to potentially lower interest rates; and loan consolidation to lower payments and increase cash flow.

Spring 2018 Governing Council

Daniel Liebman, (HMS)

Annirudh Balachandran (TUSM)

Hannah Martin (TUSM) 

Celeste Peay (BUSM) 

Alternate Trustee
Jason H. Park (BUSM) 

Membership Chair
Karishma Pareek (BUSM) 

Community Service
Stella Szeto (BUSM) 

Boston University School of Medicine Governing Councilors:
Sean Corcoran
Travis Hallett
Dylan Hecksher
Haiyan (Adele) Huang
Rohan Rastogi
Noreen Siddiqi
Harvard Medical School Governing Councilors:
Kaitlyn Brettin
Gavin Ovsak
Vartan Pahalyants
Alex Pomerantz
Laurie Schleimer
Matthew Townsend

Tufts School of Medicine Governing Councilors:
Jeff Breton
Brad Greaves
Emma Hadley
Heather Hechter
Saahil Jumkhawala
Tom Zink
University of Massachusetts Medical School Governing Councilors:
Eun Kyung (Ellen) Kim
Saharsh Mehta
Prithwijit Roychowdhury
Brian Tashjian
Margaret Xu
Marguerite Youngren

Chapter Leadership

BU Co-Chairs:
Karishma Pareek
Hussein Abdul-Rassoul

HMS Chair:
Maximillian Pany

TUSM Chair:
Hannah Martin

UMMS Co-Chairs:
Lily Rabinow
Margaret Xu

Staff Contact:
Colleen A Hennessey
Senior Academic Membership Administrator
Massachusetts Medical Society
860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 02451
Ph. 781-434-7315

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2019 Annual Awards: Call for Nominations

Do you have a colleague who deserves to be nominated for their outstanding work or service to the community? The MMS and its Committee on Recognition Awards are currently seeking nominations for the 2019 Annual Award Program.

More information and application.

Get Involved

Contribute your unique talents to the society's efforts. Elected, appointed and volunteer positions are available at district and statewide levels.


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