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Join or Renew Your 2021 Membership

WCMS and MSMS are here to help throughout your career in medicine. We are proud to serve our physician and medical student members and connect them with legislators, public health experts, and colleagues. Our staff, tools, and resources are available around the clock. Membership to WCMS and MSMS runs on a calendar basis (January-December). If…
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WCMS Bulletin: Jan/Feb/March 2021 Edition

Access the digital 1st quarter issue of the 2021 WCMS Bulletin: What to Look for in this Edition of the WCMS Bulletin form Editor Richard Burney, MD:  No one who has watched and read accounts of the storming of the Capitol on January 6 of this year can deny there is a rogue elephant in the…
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2021 “Business of Medicine” Presentation Resources

Following the "Business of Medicine" medical student and young physician event co-hosted with the Oakland County Medical Society on February 16, 2021, WCMS has provided the following resources and event recording. Contract Negotiation  Aaron Beresh / Howard & Howard Contact Information: aberesh@howardandhoward.com / (248) 645-1483 Interview and Match Preparation John Hopper, MD / Associate Program…
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WCMS E-Newsletter: February 11, 2021

Access the February 11, 2021 WCMS E-Newsletter at this link. This issue covers: COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Status News & Stories WCHD Vaccine News Community Organization Highlight: Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels Access the Latest Edition of the WCMS Bulletin Events Medical Student/Young Physician Event on February 16 COVID-19 Workgroup Meeting on February 18 Membership Information…
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WCMS E-Newsletter: January 28, 2021

Access the January 28, 2021 WCMS E-Newsletter at this link. This issue covers: COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Status News & Stories WCHD Recommends all Local U-M Students Stay In Place, Avoid Gatherings WCHD Vaccine News Access the Latest Edition of the WCMS Bulletin Submit a Resolution for the Spring MSMS House of Delegates Events COVID-19 Workgroup…
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WCMS Bulletin: Winter 2020 Edition

Access the digital 4th quarter issue of the WCMS Bulletin: What Happened to Health Can't Wait, General Session on COVID-19 and Washtenaw's Public Health Measures, Upcoming MSMS House of Delegates, 2021 Membership Renewal Reminder, and More! What to Look for in this Edition of the WCMS Bulletin from Editor Richard Burney, MD: Given the degree…
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WCMS E-Newsletter: January 14, 2021

Access the January 14, 2021 WCMS E-Newsletter at this link. This issue covers: COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine (New!) Statistics Vaccine News from the Washtenaw County Health Department COVID-19 Workgroup Meeting on January 21 Legislative Committee Meeting on February 8 Community Organization Highlight: Galens Medical Society MSMS House of Delegates Resolutions due to WCMS on Feb.…
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Vaccine Resources and WCHD Survey for Healthcare Professionals

The Washtenaw County Health Department (WCHD) is planning for the COVID-19 vaccine. There are many unanswered questions regarding timing and number of doses that will be made available. However, we do know that the first phase (Phase 1) priority group will encompass paid and unpaid healthcare workers. This includes the clinical and patient-care staff at your organizations. To help us understand…
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WCMS COVID-19 and Public Health General Session Resources

Following the "COVID-19 and Public Health" MedConnect hosted on November 17, 2020, WCMS has provided these resources: Event recording with speakers Jimena Loveluck, MSW and Juan Marquez, MD, MPH of the Washtenaw County Health Department WCMS Presentation Slides
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