Massachusetts Medical Society: MMS Virtual Town Hall Member Forums

MMS Virtual Town Hall Member Forums

COVID-19 and Vulnerable Populations

June 30, 2020 – TRANSCRIPTSLIDESVIDEO

Moderator:

    • Simone Wildes, MD, Infectious Disease Specialist at South Shore Health and Chair, Massachusetts Medical Society Committee on Diversity in Medicine

Speakers:

    • Monica Bharel, MD, MPH, Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Public Health

    • Mary Bassett, MD, MPH, Director, Harvard FXB Center for Health and Human Rights


Practice Operations and Delivering Patient Care

May 26, 2020 – TRANSCRIPTSLIDESVIDEO

Moderator: 

    • Dr. Barbara Spivak, president and chairperson of the board of the Mount Auburn Cambridge Independent Practice Association and Chair of the MMS Committee on the Quality of Medical Practice 

Speakers: 

    • Lauren Peters, Undersecretary of Health Policy with the Executive Office of Health and Human Services

    • Dr. Ben Kruskal, Medical Director at New England Quality Care Alliance

    • Dr. Michael Sheehy, Chief of Population Health and Analytics at Reliant Medical Group 


Physician Wellness in the Time of COVID-19

May 12, 2020 – TRANSCRIPTVIDEO

Moderator:

    • Dr. James Baker, Chair of the MMS Committee on Mental Health and Substance Use and physician consultant for MCSTAP (Massachusetts Consultation Services for Treatment of Addiction and Pain

Speakers:

    • Dr. Wendy Dean, Co-Founder of Moral Injury of Healthcare

    • Dr. Steve Adelman, medical director of Physician Health Services and clinical associate professor of psychiatry at the University of Massachusetts Medical School


Challenges, Changes, and Updates of Telehealth Services

April 28, 2020 – TRANSCRIPTVIDEO

Moderators:

    • Dr. Randy Bak, a pediatrician and Chair of the MMS Committee on Information Technology

Speakers:

    • Dr. Joseph Kvedar, president of the American Telemedicine Association and co-chair of the American Medical Society Digital Medicine Payment Advisory Group

    • Dr. Dhrumil Shah, a family medicine physician and CMIO/CIO at Compass Medical


Massachusetts Medical Society’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic

April 14, 2020 – TRANSCRIPT

Speakers:

    • Dr. Maryanne Bombaugh, then-President

    • Dr. David Rosman, then-President-Elect

    • Dr. Carole Allen, then-Vice President

    • Lois Cornell, Executive Vice President


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