Medical Society Of The State Of New York
Specialty Society Officers

New York Society of Addiction Medicine
President TIMOTHY JOSEPH WIEGAND, MD
President-Elect KELLY SUE RAMSEY, MD
Immediate Past President BARBARA A. PAINO KEBER, MD
Immediate Past President MICHAEL ROBERT DELMAN, MD
Treasurer ROSS WILLIAM SULLIVAN, MD
Secretary DOROTHY R. LENNON, MD
Executive Director TROY J. OECHSNER
MSSNY
99 Washington Ave 1 Commerce Plaza - Suite 408 Albany, NY 12210
(518) 465-8085 Fax: (518) 465-0976
Email: toechsner@mssny.org
Officers serve from February 2018 to February 2022

The NYS Society of Allergy & Immunology, Inc.
President: Mary F. Lee-Wong, MD
Vice-President: Emily Weis, MD
Treasurer: Audrey Weissman, MD
Secretary: Merhunisa Karagic, MD
Executive Director: Troy J. Oechsner
MSSNY
99 Washington Ave
1 Commerce Plaza - Suite 408 Albany, NY 12210

(518) 465-8085 Fax: (518) 465-0976
Email: toechsner@mssny.org
Officers serve from July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2022

NYS of Anesthesiologists, Inc.
President JUNG TACK KIM, MD
President-Elect JASON LOK, MD
Vice-President STEVEN B. SCHULMAN, MD
Immediate Past President CHRISTOPHER LEONARD CAMPESE, MD
Treasurer STACEY A. WATT, MD
Secretary MELINDA ANNE AQUINO, MD
Executive Director STUART A. HAYMAN, MS
NYSS of Anesthesiologists, Inc. NYSSA
14 Windward Ln Bronx, NY 10464-1448
(212) 867-7140 Fax: (212) 867-7153
Email: stuart@nyssa-pga.org
Term of Officers from: December 2021 To: December 2022

NYS Chapter of the American College of Cardiology
President: Hima Vidula, MD
President-Elect: Srihari S. Naidu, MD, FACC
Immediate Past President Norma Mary Keller, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Jay Dubowsky, MD
Executive Director: Mary Leslie Patterson
New York State Chapter, American College of Cardiology
555 8th Ave, Suite 1902
New York, NY 10018

(212) 686-0228
Email: mary@ny-acc.org
Term of Officers: terms are 18 months for Presidents and 3 years for
Treasurer President - October 2021 to March 2023 then
President-elect Serves from March 2021 to October 2023

NYS Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
President: Deborah S. Sarnoff, MD
President-Elect: Shari R. Lipner, MD
Vice-President: Robert Gordon Shoss, MD
Immediate Past President: Peter L. Reisfeld, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Caroline Patricia Halverstam, MD
Executive Director: Lisa M. Wickens-Alteri
NYS Society of Derm & Dermatologic Sur
136 State St, Ste 501 Albany, NY 12207

(518) 724-2480
Email: lalteri@chcalbany.com
Officers serve June 2021-June 2022

NYS Chapter American College of Emergency Physicians
President: Keith Evers Grams, Md
President-Elect: Nicole Joy Berwald, MD
Immediate Past President: Jeremy Thomas Cushman, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Jeffrey Scott Rabrich, DO
Executive Director: Joanne Tarantelli
New York ACEP
1130 Crosspointe Ln Ste 10B Webster, NY 14580-2986

(585) 872-2417 Fax: (585) 872-2419
Email: nyacep@nyacep.org
www.nyacep.org
Term of Officers from July 2020 to July 2022

NYS Academy of Family Physicians
President JASON MATUSZAK, MD
President-Elect JAMES MC NEILL MUMFORD, MD
Vice-President ANDREW BRUCE SYMONS, MD
Immediate Past President BARBARA A. PAINO KEBER, MD
Treasurer THOMAS MOLNAR, MD
Secretary SCOTT GREGORY HARTMAN, MD
Executive Vice-President VITO F. GRASSO, MPA, CAE
260 Osborne Rd Loudonville, NY 12211
(518) 489-8945 Fax: (518) 489-8961
Email: vito@nysafp.org
(800) 822-0700 (only within NYS)
Term of Officers From:June 2020 To: June 2021

New York Chapter American College of Physicians
President PARAG H. MEHTA, MD
Treasurer SUSAN Y. LEE, MD
Secretary DANIEL H. POMERANTZ, MD
Executive Director HEATHER BENNETT, JD
NY Chapter of the American College of Physicians
744 Broadway Albany, NY 12207
(518) 427-0366 Fax: (518) 427-1991
Email: hbennett@nyacp.org
Officers serve May 2021 thru April 2022

New York State Neurological Society, Inc.
President: Mill Etienne, MD
President-Elect: Allan B. Perel, MD
Immediate Past President: Gil Wolfe, MD
Treasurer: Matthew Robbins, MD
Secretary: Melissa L. Rayhill, MD
Executive Director: Cheryl Malone
CAE
New York CMS
261 West 35 Street Ste 504 New York, NY 10001

(212) 684-4670 Fax: (212) 684-4741
Email: cmalone@nycms.org
Officers serve for the term 2021-2023

NYS Neurosurgical Society, Inc.
President: Lee E. Tessler, MD
President-Elect: Erich Gen Anderer, MD
Immediate Past President: David Houston Harter, MD
Treasurer: G. Edward Vates, MD
Secretary: Virany H. Hillard, MD
Executive Director: Sara Vera
New York State Neurosurgical Society
PO Box 359 Hartsdale, NY 10530

(914) 987-1500
Email: nysneurosurgicalsociety@gmail.com
www.nysns.org
Officers serve for term 2019 thru 2021

American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists-Dist II
Chair: Camille Angela Clare, MD, MPH
Chair Elect: Christine Marie Herde, MD
Immediate Past Chair: Iffath Abbasi Hoskins, MD
Treasurer: Vanessa Marie Barnabei, MD
Secretary: Mary L. Rosser, MD
Executive Director: Christa Christakis
American Coolege of OB/Gyn-District II
100 Great Oaks Blvd Ste 109 Albany, NY 12203

(518) 436-3461 Fax: (518) 426-4728
Email: cchristakis@ny.acog.org
Term of Office From: October 2020 - October 2021

New York Occupational and Environmental Medical Association
President: Warren Silverman, MD
Vice-President: Patricia C. Hunt, Do, MHA
Immediate Past President: Jacqueline Miriam Moline, MD
Treasurer: Acran Salmen-Navarro, MD
Secretary: Farah Haq, MD, MPH
Executive Secretary: Cheryl Malone
CAE
New York CMS
261 West 35 Street Ste 504 New York, NY 10001

(212) 684-4670 Fax: (212) 684-4741
Email: cmalone@nycms.org
www.nycms.org
Officers Term of Office: From October 2020 to October 2021

NYS Society of Medical Oncologists and Hematologists, Inc.
President ABRAHAM MITTELMAN, MD
Vice-President BERNARD BERNHARDT, MD
Second Vice President ALAN B. ASTROW, MD
Treasurer STUART PAUL FELDMAN, MD
Secretary STEVEN LEE ALLEN, MD
Administrative Coordinator FLORENCE MADONIA
NYSSMOH
64 Cascade Road Warwick, NY 10990
(845) 986-3295 Fax: (845) 986-3336
Email: fmbilling@yahoo.com
Officers will serve until futher notice


NYS Ophthalmological Society
President: Grace Iping Sun, MD
President-Elect: Peter L. Menger, MD
Immediate Past President: Amjad Mahmoud Hammad, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Gareth Mark Lema, MD
Executive Director: Robin Pellegrino, MPA
NYS Ophthalmological Society
408 Kenwood Ave Delmar, NY 12054

(518) 439-2020 Fax: (518) 439-2040
Email: nysos2020@aol.com
www.nysos.com
NYS Ophthalmological Society
Term of Officers end December 31, 2021

NYS Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Inc.
President: John Anthony Dipreta, MD
Vice-President: John Patrick Reilly, MD
Immediate Past President: James Alan Slough, MD
Treasurer: Richard N. Weinstein, MD
Secretary: Adolph Samuel Flemister, MD
Executive Director: Babette M. Atkins
NYS Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons
PO Box 38004 Albany, NY 12203

(518) 439-0000 Fax: (518) 207-0080
Email: batkins@nyssos.org
Officers term from: November 2020 - September 2022

NYS Society of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
President: Hayes Hunter Wanamaker, MD
President-Elect: Michael J. Kortbus, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Boris Chernobilsky, MD
Executive Director: Robin Pellegrino, MPA
NYS Society of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
408 Kenwood Ave Delmar, NY 12054

(518) 439-2020 Fax: (518) 439-2040
Email: nysos2020@aol.com
www.nysos.com
Officers serve until further notice

NYS Society of Pathologists
Vice-President: Humayun Kamal Islam, MD
Treasurer: Patricia R. Romano, MD
Administrative Coordinator: Thomas Heidrich
WJ Weiser Assoc Mgmt
1100 Woodfield Rd #350 Schaumburg, IL 60173

(847) 264-5976 Fax: (847) 517-7229
Email: tom@wjweiser.com
Officers serve until further notice

American Academy of Pediatrics-District II
District Chairman: WARREN M. SEIGEL, MD
8333 Abingdon Rd Kew Gardens, NY 11415-1713
(917) 656-7208 Fax: (718) 616-4435
Email: wseigel@juno.com
Officers serve until further notice
District Vice Chair: MICHAEL DAVID TERRANOVA, MD

NYS Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Inc.
President: LAURENTIU IULIUS DINESCU, MD
President-Elect: Salvador Eligado Portugal, DO
Immediate Past President: Emerald Lin, MD
Administrative Coordinator: Richard G. Chang, MD, MPH


NY Regional Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
President: Jennifer M. Capla, MD
President-Elect: Thomas Patrick Sterry, MD
Vice-President: James P. Bradley, MD
Immediate Past President: Keith M. Blechman, MD
Treasurer: Franziska Huettner, MD
Secretary: Adam David Schaffner, MD Executive
Director: Mark A. Espinosa
New York Regional Society of Plastic Surgeons, Inc.
444 E Algonquin Rd Arlington Heights, IL 60005
(917) 979-6986 Cell: (630) 776-9277
Email:nyrsplat@gmail.com
Officers Serve October 2021 through November 2022


New York State Society of Plastic Surgeons
President: Thomas Patrick Sterry, MD
President-Elect: Ashit Patel, MD
Vice-President: Beth Aviva Preminger, MD
Immediate Past President: David todd Greenspun, MD
Secretary: Keith M. Blechman, MD
At-Large Member: Daniel Yaron Maman, MD
Executive Director: Babette M. Grey
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
444 E Algonquin Rd Arlington Heights, IL 60005

(847) 228-3320 Fax: (847) 981-5446
Email: jcross@plasticsurgery.org
Officers Serve Until Further Notice

NYS Psychiatric Association, Inc.
President: Jeffrey A. Borenstein, MD
Vice-President: Edward Richard Herman, MD
Treasurer: Jose Pedro Vito, MD
Secretary: Marvin Koss, MD
Executive Director: Seth P. Stein, ESQ.
New York State Psychiatric Association
400 Garden City Plaza Suite 202 Garden City, NY 11530

(516) 542-0077 Fax: (516) 542-0094
Email: centraloffice@nyspsych.org
www.nyspsych.org
Officers serve until further notice

The NYS Radiological Society Inc.
President: Kimberly N. Feigin, MD
President-Elect: Atul Kumar Gupta, PHD
Vice-President: Keith David Hentel, MD
Immediate Past President: Richard J. Freidland, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Pizzutiello Robert, MD
Executive Director: Peter J. Millock
New York State Radiological Society
Nixon Peabody LLP
677 Broadway 10th Fl Albany, NY 12207

(518) 427-2651
Email: pmillock@nixonpeabody.com
Officers term end October 2021

New York State Rheumatology Society
President: Joseph M. Grisanti, MD
Treasurer: Lynette Byrnes
Secretary: Paul E. Schulman, MD
At-Large Officer: Peter M. Deane, MD
Ex-Officio: Howard Brian Blumstein, MD

NYS Chapt of the American Soc for Metabolic & Bariatric Surg
President: William E. O'Malley, MD
Treasurer: Aurora Dawn Pryor, MD
Secretary: William Graber, MD
Exucutive Director: Anne Jones, RN, CBN
NY State Chapter ASMBS
Ellis Medicine Bariatric Care Center
2125 River Rd Ste 302 Schenectady, NY 12308

(518) 269-0655
Email: jonsa@ellismedicine.org
Officers serve until further notice

New York Chapter of the American of College of Surgeons, Inc
President: Marina S. Kurian, MD
Vice-President: Adam David Schaffner, MD
Immediate Past President: Danielle A. Katz, MD, FACS
Treasurer: Jacob Moalem, MD
Secretary: Shubhada M. Dhage, MD, FACS
Executive Director: Babette M. Atkins
NY Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, Inc
150 State St, 4th Fl Albany, NY 12207

(518) 598-7755 Fax: (518) 514-1424
Email: bgrey@nysurgeon.org
Officers serve until further notice

NY Society for Surgery of the Hand
President: Dan Polatsch, MD
President-Elect: Nader Paksima, DO
Vice-President: Richard S. Gilbert, MD
Immediate Past President: John T. Capo, MD
Treasurer: Renata V. Weber, MD
Secretary: David Victor Tuckman, MD
Historian: Roy Gerald Kulick, MD

New York State Thoracic Society
President: Michael A. Nead, MD
President-Elect: Oleg Epelbaum, MD
Vice-President: Oleg Epelbaum, MD
Treasurer: Ioana Gabriela Amzuta, MD
Secretary: Meredith L. Turetz, MD
Administrative Coordinator: Andrea Hadcock
NYS Thoracic Society
25 Broadway 18th FL New York, NY 10004
(212) 315-8697
Officers serve thru April 2022

NYS Urological Society, Inc.
President-Elect: Diego Javier Grinberg-Funes, MD
Secretary/Treasurer: Thomas H. Rechtschaffen, MD
Executive Secretary: Michelle Smith
3085 Harlem Rd Ste 350 Buffalo, NY 14225-2591
(716) 844-5652 Fax: (716) 844-5750
Email: msmith@maximweb.com
Term of Officers to December 2020