Charles River District Medical Society

Charles River District Medical Society Officers 2015-2016

President: Mawya Shocair, M.D.
Vice President:  Laura McCann, M.D.
Secretary:   Sally A. Sveda, M.D.
Treasurer:  Brian M. Marriott, M.D.

Contact Information

Email: charlesriver@massmed.org
Mailing Address: 860 Winter Street, Waltham, MA 02451-1414
Telephone Numbers: 781-434-7211, 800-944-5562

District Event/Activity Contact: Linda Howard, Manager lhoward@mms.org 

CRDMS Scholarship Program Criteria

The Charles River District Medical Society Program is available to any medical school student enrolled at an approved US institution who is a legal resident of one of the five towns comprising the district: Needham, Newton, Waltham, Wellesley, and Weston. Applications must be received before December 31st of the sophomore or junior year.   If the scholarship is awarded in the sophomore year it may be renewable for the junior year upon reapplication and at the discretion of the Committee on Medical Education. The scholarship is awarded at the Charles River District Annual Meeting in April.
 
Requirements:

  1. A Curriculum vitae which must include: legal address, high school and date of graduation; medical school and expected date of graduation.
  2. A letter which includes a statement of personal goal.
  3.  A copy of the Graduate and Professional School Financial Aid Service Form or a financial aid form of equivalent informational value (not the summary page).  Financial information is expected to be comprehensive (this should include parents' resources).
  4. A letter from the financial aid officer of the medical school with detailed verification of financial need.
  5. A statement of academic standing from the medical school.
  6. A letter of recommendation from a district society member or a faculty member.

ONLY APPLICATIONS WHICH MEET ALL THE REQUIREMENTS ARE CONSIDERED
 
Mail completed applications to:
 
Massachusetts Medical Society
Northeast Regional Office
860 Winter Street
Waltham, MA 02451-1411

Charles River District News

Silas Wong, George Katsas Scholarship recipient(pictured left to right) Mawya Shocair, M.D, President, Silas Wong, 2015 George Katsas Scholarship recipient and Ruth Liberfarb, M.D., chair Charles River Scholarship Committee

Heidi Fischer, Mawya Shocair, Jeannie Marcus, Laura McCann(pictured left to right)  Heidi Fischer, M.D. (2016 Community Clinician), Mawya Shocair, M.D., President, Jeannie Marcus, M.D. and Laura McCann, M.D., Vice President

Dr. Heidi FischerHeidi Fischer, M.D. is Honored by Charles River District Medical Society as 2016 Community Clinician of the Year

Read the news release



 

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