Committee Roster

Worcester District Medical Society & Worcester Medical Library, Inc.
Committee Roster 2021-2022

PRESIDENT – Spiro Spanakis
VICE PRESIDENT – Giles Whalen
SECRETARY – Marianne Felice
TREASURER – Dale Magee
ORATOR – Kimiyoshi Kobayashi

George Abraham
Janet Abrahamian
Alan Albert
Rachel Anderson
Frederic Baker
Bruce Bertrand
James Broadhurst
William Cohen
Michelle Dalal
Dennis Dimitri*
Jon Dorfman
Lynn Eckhert
Louis Fazen
Marianne Felice
Lloyd Fisher
Jeffrey Gallo
Lawrence Garber

Susan George
Jay Glaser
Wayne Glazier
Richard Haas
Kenneth Kronlund
William Lavelle*
Dale Magee*
Saharsh Mehta
Miriam O’Neil
Sahdev Passey*
Alwyn Rapose
John Romano
Thomas Rosenfeld
Abhijit Roychowdhury
Prithwijit Roychowdhury
Calvin Schaffer
Peter Schneider

Manjul Shukla
Robert Sorrenti
Spiro Spanakis
Leo Stolbach
Madhavi Toke
Ram Upadhyay
Rohit Vakil*
Bennett Vogt
Giles Whalen*
Lynda Young*
Peter Zacharia

* ex officio

Awards Committee

Michael Hirsh, Chair
Frederic Baker
Bruce Karlin
Jane Lochrie
Michele Pugnaire
Abhijit Roychowdhury
Need to fill

Bylaws

Peter Schneider, Chair
Bency Louidor-Paulynice
Dale Magee
Sahdev Passey
Robert Sorrenti

Resident Representative
Edward Adams

Student Representative
Bennett Vogt

Executive Committee

Spiro Spanakis, Chair
Frederic Baker
James Broadhurst
Marianne Felice
Michael Hirsh
Anne Larkin
Jane Lochrie
Dale Magee
Mary O’Brien
Sahdev Passey
Michele Pugnaire
Peter Schneider
Robert Sorrenti
Paul Steen
Giles Whalen
Lynda Young

Student Representative
Calvin Schaffer

Alliance Representative
Maureen Zacharia

Finance

Dale Magee, Chair
Sonia Nagy Chimienti
Lloyd Fisher
Kenneth Kronlund
Panjak Ksheersagar
Peter Schneider
Fred Schwartz
Stuart Weisberger
Peter Zacharia

Grievance

2022
Frederic Baker
Gary Wolf

2023
Sahdev Passey
Spiro Spanakis

2024
Dale Magee
Giles Whalen

2025
Anupreet Oberoi
Manjul Shukla

Legislative

Giles Whalen, Chair
Dennis Dimitri
Marianne Felice
Jeffrey Gallo
Wayne Glazier
Michael Hirsh
Timothy Hopkins
Seth Kates
Panjak Ksheersagar
Sahdev Passey
Frederic Schwartz

Resident Representative
Robert Le
Brittany Reid
Stefanie Russell

Student Representative
John Romano

Medical Education

Mary O’Brien, Chair
Maria Abruzzo
Bronwyn Cooper
Frank Fechner
Jay Glaser
Rebecca Kowaloff
Quang Le
Laszlo Leb
James Lindberg
Jane Lochrie
Stacy Potts

Resident Representatives
Edward Adams
Elizabeth Bobersky
Miriam O’Neil

Student Representatives
Shani Aharon
Rachel Anderson
Sassicaia Schick
Rebecca Toohey
Bennett Vogt

Membership

Spiro Spanakis, Chair
James Broadhurst
Marianne Felice
Michael Hirsh
Rebecca Kowaloff
James Lindberg
Jane Lochrie
Dale Magee
Mark Maxfield
Sahdev Passey
Peter Schneider
Robert Sorrenti

Resident Representative
Edward Adams

Student Representatives
John Romano
Bennett Vogt

Memorials

Sidney Kadish

Resident Representatives
Edward Adams
Stephanie Clegg

Nominating

2022
Thomas Rosenfeld

2023
James Broadhurst

2024
Frederic Baker

2025
Sahdev Passey

2026
Spiro Spanakis, Chair

2027
Robert Bessette

*Dale Magee

Personnel

Frederic Baker, Chair
George Abraham
James Broadhurst
Michael Hirsh
Jane Lochrie
Dale Magee
Sahdev Passey
Peter Schneider
Spiro Spanakis
Giles Whalen

Public Relations

Michael Hirsh, Chair
James Broadhurst
Marci Jones
Bruce Karlin
Panjak Ksheersagar
Julianne Lauring
Laszlo Leb
Dale Magee
Michelle Shabo
Lynda Young

Publications

2022
Robert Sorrenti, Chair

2023
Paul Steen

2024
Julianne Lauring

2025
Anthony Esposito

2026
Lloyd Fisher

2027
Joel Popkin

Scholarship

Michele Pugnaire, Chair
Kenneth Kronlund, Trustee
Janet Abrahamian
Robert Bessette
Susan George
Rebecca Kowaloff
Heidi Leftwich
Jane Lochrie
Susan Moran
Nitin Trivedi
Martha Waite
Stuart Weisberger
Giles Whalen

Resident Representative
Alex Newbury

Editorial Board

Editor Needed
Lisa Beittel
Anthony Esposito
Rebecca Kowaloff
Susan Krantz
Julianne Lauring
Anna Morin, PharmD
Nancy Morris, PhD, ANP
Thoru Pederson, PhD
Joel Popkin
Alwyn Rapose
Parul Sarwal
Robert Sorrenti
Paul Steen
Ram Upadhyay
Martha Wright, MBA
Peter Zacharia

Resident Representatives
Alex Newbury (UMass)
Pawina Subedi (St.Vs)

Student Representative
Aly Rabin

Public Health

Michael Hirsh, Chair
Robert Bessette
Colleen Bolen
James Broadhurst
Matilde Castiel
Karyn Clark
Richard Ellison
Louis Fazen
Tiffany Forti
Rebecca Kowaloff
Susan Krantz
Panjak Ksheersagar
Quang Le
Bency Louidor-Paulynice
Kirti Nagpal
Fozia Qamar
Abhijit Roychowdhury
Manjul Shukla
Anthony Teebagy

Resident Representatives
Edward Adams
Kelly Flanagan
Amber Thompson

Student Representatives
Shani Aharon
Rachel Anderson
Michelle Chang
John Romano
Calvin Schaffer

Alliance Representative
Francine Vakil
Paula Madison

Medical Student

Anne Larkin, Physician Chair
Bennett Vogt, Student Chair~MS3
Sarah Uhranowsky, Student Co-Chair~MS2
Calvin Schaffer, Student Vice Chair~MS3
Nayha Chopra-Tandon~MS4
Louis Fazen, Physician Member
Paramesh Karandikar~MS2
Iha Kaul~MS4
Trent Taros~MS4

MS1s TBD September 2021

Women’s Caucus

Lynda Young, Chair
Annie Abraham
Janet Abrahamian
Maria Abruzzo
Lynn Eckhert
Marianne Felice
Hari Kirin Khalsa
Rebecca Kowaloff
Heidi Leftwich
Jane Lochrie
Bency Louidor-Paulynice
Kirti Nagpal
Stacy Potts
Manjul Shukla
Rebecca Spanagel
Martha Waite
Jennifer Yates

Resident Representatives
Elizabeth Bobersky
Stephanie Clegg

Student Representatives
Shani Aharon
Rachel Anderson
Nayha Chopra-Tandon
Dhanya Kumar
Sassicaia Schick
Rebecca Toohey
Paula Whitmire
Kelly Flanagan

Officers

PRESIDENT – Spiro Spanakis
VICE PRESIDENT – Giles Whalen
SECRETARY – Lynda Young
TREASURER – Peter Schneider

Board of Trustees

2022

Anthony Esposito
Paul Steen
Need to fill

2023

Robert Bessette
Dale Magee
Sahdev Passey

2024

Michele Pugnaire
Robert Sorrenti
Need to fill

Curator

B. Dale Magee

Worcester District Medical Society Representatives to the Massachusetts Medical Society

Member must be a delegate

Committee on Legislation

Giles Whalen – Member
Jeffrey Gallo – Alternate

Committee on Nominations

Bruce Karlin – Member
James Broadhurst – Alternate

MMS Board of Trustees

Sahdev Passey – Member
Manjul Shukla – Alternate

If you are interested in joining a committee, please contact MBoucher@wdms.org

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