Luncheon Options

There are several special event luncheons taking place on Friday, December 6 that focus on various aspects of the MMS House of Delegates or the District Medical Societies. There is also a casual luncheon offered with no formal program scheduled (House of Delegates Luncheon). Pre-registration is not required for the special event luncheons

Please feel free to contact us if you have questions.

Friday, December 6, 2019                                       

Saturday, December 7, 2019


Fatima Cody Stanford, MD; MMS Delegate

House of Delegates Luncheon

Friday, December 6, 2019

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. 
(Official break from Reference Committee Hearings is 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.)

The House of Delegates luncheon is a casual luncheon allowing delegates to reconnect with colleagues as they take a break from the business of the House of Delegates. There is no formal program for this luncheon.

District Leadership Council & Secretaries/Treasurers Meeting & Luncheon

Friday, December 6, 2019

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. 

This meeting and luncheon is for District Medical Society Treasurers and Secretaries and will consist of a round-table discussion relative to the day-to-day activities involved in district work. For more information regarding this meeting and luncheon, please contact Linda Howard at or 1-800-322-3301.

New Delegate Orientation Luncheon

Friday, December 6, 2019

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. 

All interested delegates are invited to attend the New Delegate Orientation Luncheon on Friday, December 6. This orientation explains roles and responsibilities and also basic information on parliamentary motions and how to testify at the HOD. This luncheon is perfect for newly elected delegates and also those who are wishing to brush up on their parliamentary knowledge… and also get some practice! All are welcome. Download the New Delegate Orientation brochure here

Women’s Delegate Luncheon

Friday, December 6, 2019

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The Massachusetts Medical Society’s Women Physicians Section cordially invites physician delegates to a luncheon at the Interim Meeting.

This luncheon provides an opportunity for delegates to network and share topics of interest to women physicians. Please join us to hear from women physicians about their journey to leadership positions within the MMS. This luncheon also provides information about current activities of the Women Physicians Section, district activities of interest to women physicians, and an opportunity to meet and greet both newly elected and seasoned delegates. All are welcome.

Cotting Luncheon

Saturday, December 7, 2019

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The Cotting Luncheon is a casual luncheon on the second day of the Interim Meeting for HOD delegates and guests. There is no formal program for this luncheon. Delegates are welcome to enjoy lunch while socializing with colleagues.

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Save the Date for These Upcoming Meetings

  • 2020 Annual Meeting – Thursday, April 30 - Saturday, May 2, 2020, Seaport Hotel and World Trade Center, Boston
  • 2020 Interim Meeting – Friday, December 4 - 5, 2020, MMS Headquarters and the Westin Hotel, Waltham

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