Charles River District Medical Society

Charles River District Medical Society Officers 2014-2015

President: Darshan H. Mehta, M.D.
Vice President:  Mawya Shocair, 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

Needham Community Council Executive Director Sandra Robinson and Earle G. Woodman, M.D.

Needham Community Council Executive Director Sandra Robinson receives a donation from Needham resident Earle G. Woodman, M.D., representing the Charles River District Medical Society. 

Nasir Khan - 2014 Community Clinician of the Year

Nasir A. Khan, M.D., received the 2014 Charles River District Medical Society Community Clinician of the Year Award.  Pictured left to right are Darshan H. Mehta, M.D., president, Nasir A. Khan, M.D. and David T. Golden, M.D.

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2015 MMS Awards Program

The MMS and its Committee on Recognition Awards are currently seeking nominations for the 2015 MMS Awards Program. The deadline for the 5 major MMS awards is December 2, 2014. Other MMS awards deadlines vary. 

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MMS Officer and AMA Candidate Information and Application 

The MMS Committee on Nominations is currently considering candidates for the MMS officer and AMA.  The deadline for submitting an application for the position is 4:00 pm, January 9, 2015

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