Committee Roster

Worcester District Medical Society & Worcester Medical Library, Inc.
Committee Roster 2020-2021

PRESIDENT – Spiro Spanakis
VICE PRESIDENT – Giles Whalen
SECRETARY – Marianne Felice
TREASURER – Dale Magee
ORATOR – Lynn Eckhert

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
Bruce Karlin
Kenneth Kronlund
William Lavelle*
Patrick Lowe
B. Dale Magee*
Pawan Mathew
Saharsh Mehta
Richard Moschella
Miriam O’Neil
Sahdev Passey*
Alwyn Rapose
John Romano
Thomas Rosenfeld

Abhijit Roychowdhury
Prithwijit Roychowdhury
Peter Schneider
Manjul Shukla
Robert Sorrenti
Spiro Spanakis
Leo Stolbach
Madhavi Toke
S. Ram Upadhyay
Rohit Vakil*
Bennett Vogt
Giles Whalen*
Lynda Young*
Peter Zacharia
* ex officio

Executive Committee

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

Student Representative
To Be Determined

Alliance Representative
Elisa Chan

Bylaws

Peter Schneider, Chair
Bency Louidor-Paulynice
Sahdev Passey
James Rooney
Robert Sorrenti
Arno Sungarian

Resident Representative
Edward Adams

Legislative

Giles Whalen, Chair
Dennis Dimitri
Stephen Erban
Marianne Felice
Jeffrey Gallo
Wayne Glazier
Faiyaz Hakim
Michael Hirsh
Timothy Hopkins
Sahdev Passey
Frederic Schwartz

Resident Representative
Stefanie Russell

Student Representative
John Romano

Memorials

Sidney Kadish

Resident Representatives
Edward Adams
Stephanie Clegg

Finance

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

Medical Education

Mary O’Brien, Chair
Sandra Augusto
Bronwyn Cooper
Frank Fechner
Jay Glaser
Rebecca Kowaloff
Quang Le
Laszlo Leb
James Lindberg
Jane Lochrie

Resident Representatives
Edward Adams
Elizabeth Bobersky

Student Representatives
Shani Aharon
Rachel Anderson
Miriam O’Neil
Sassicaia Schick
Rebecca Toohey
Bennett Vogt

Nominating

2021
Anthony Esposito

2022
Thomas Rosenfeld

2023
James Broadhurst

2024
Frederic Baker

2025
Sahdev Passey

2026
Spiro Spanakis, Chair

Grievance

2021
Maria Casal, Chair
Manjul Shukla

2022
Frederic Baker
Gary Wolf

2023
Sahdev Passey
Spiro Spanakis

2024
Dale Magee
Giles Whalen

Membership

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

Resident Representative
Edward Adams

Student Representatives
John Romano
Bennett Vogt

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
Laszlo Leb
B. Dale Magee
Michelle Shabo
Ram Upadhyay
Lynda Young

Publications

2021
Joel Popkin

2022
Robert Sorrenti, Chair

2023
Paul Steen

2024
Jane Lochrie

2025
Anthony Esposito

2026
Lloyd Fisher

Scholarship

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

Awards

Michael Hirsh, Chair
Frederic Baker
Marianne Felice
Bruce Karlin
Jane Lochrie
Michele Pugnaire
Abhijit Roychowdhury

Public Health

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

Resident Representatives
Edward Adams
Patrick Lowe
Amber Thompson

Student Representatives
Shani Aharon
Rachel Anderson
Kelly Flanagan
John Romano
Calvin Schaffer
Michelle Shabo

Alliance Representative
Francine Vakil

Medical Student Committee

Anne Larkin, Physician Chair
Bennett Vogt, Student Chair
Calvin Schaffer, Student Vice Chair
Nayha Chopra-Tandon
Paramesh Karandikar
Iha Kaul
Richard Moschella
Kenley Preval
Kurt Schultz
Michelle Shabo
Trent Taros
Cameron Thomson
Sarah Uhranowsky

Editorial Board

Jane Lochrie, Editor
Lisa Beittel
Anthony Esposito
Heather Finlay-Morreale
Michael Hirsh
Rebecca Kowaloff
Mark Maxfield
Anna Morin, PharmD
Nancy Morris, PhD, ANP
Thoru Pederson, PhD
Joel Popkin
Alwyn Rapose
Robert Sorrenti
Paul Steen
Ram Upadhyay
Martha Wright, MBA
Peter Zacharia

Resident Representatives
Alex Newbury
Parul Sarwal

Student Representative
Aly Rabin

Women’s Caucus

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

Resident Representatives
Elizabeth Bobersky
Stephanie Clegg

Student Representatives
Shani Aharon
Rachel Anderson
Kelly Flanagan
Dhanya Kumar
Sassicaia Schick
Michelle Shabo
Rebecca Toohey
Paula Whitmire

Officers

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

Board of Trustees

2021

Phyllis Pollack
Michele Pugnaire
Thomas Rosenfeld

2022

Edward Amaral
Anthony Esposito
Paul Steen

2023

Robert Bessette
Dale Magee
Sahdev Passey

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
Rohit Vakil – Alternate

If you are interested in joining a committee, please contact wordmsa@gmail.com

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