Apr 26, 2023, 08:39 AM
Allegheny County Physician Honored as Everyday Hero by Pennsylvania Medical Society
Louis Heyl, MD, a board-certified family physician at Heyl Family Practice has been recognized by the Pennsylvania Medical Society as an Everyday Hero Award winner.
Apr 20, 2023, 00:00 AM
Twins Sisters from Philadelphia County Earn Voluntary Service Award from the Pennsylvania Medical Society
Twin sisters, board- certified family physician Delana Wardlaw, MD and board-certified pediatrician Elana McDonald, MD, were each named recipients of the Pennsylvania Medical Society’s 2023 Voluntary Service Award; the first time PAMED give this award to two people.
Apr 19, 2023, 07:09 AM
Philadelphia Oncologist Earns Distinguished Service Award from the Pennsylvania Medical Society
Edith P. Mitchell, MD, MACP, FCPP, FRCP, board certified in internal medicine and medical oncology, was named the recipient of the Pennsylvania Medical Society’s (PAMED) 2023 Distinguished Service Award.
Jan 9, 2023, 12:03 PM
PAMED Applauds Efforts from PA Insurance Department in Conduct Examination of Capital Blue Cross
The Pennsylvania Medical Society applauds the Pennsylvania Department of Insurance statement on their findings from a market conduct examination on the Capital Blue Cross practices and procedures, revealing blatant violations and resulting in restitutions for patients across the Commonwealth.
Sep 22, 2022, 09:15 AM
PAMED Asks Lawmakers and Bureaucrats to Stay Out of the Exam Room
During a pandemic, when health care is paramount and physicians have been called heroes, the Pennsylvania Medical Society asks lawmakers and bureaucrats to stay out of the exam room. Physicians train for years to be able to provide clinically sound and proven care to their patients. Medical decisions should be between the patient and their health care team
Aug 25, 2022, 18:17 PM
STATEMENT: PAMED Condemns PA Supreme Court on Rescinding Medical Liability Venue Rule
Aug 15, 2022, 09:32 AM
Geisinger Health Physician Recognized as “Everyday Hero” by the Pennsylvania Medical Society
Amit Munshi Sharma, M.D., board-certified and fellowship-trained specialist in infectious disease with Geisinger Community Medical Center has been recognized by the Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED) with its Everyday Hero award.
May 23, 2022, 10:23 AM
PAMED Announces Winners for its 2022 Research Poster Contest
The Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED) announces the winners of its annual research poster contest for residents and student members.
Mar 28, 2022, 18:50 PM
Philadelphia Psychiatrist Earns Distinguished Service Award from Pennsylvania Medical Society
Mar 3, 2022, 10:40 AM
Thomas Jefferson University Professor Awarded PAMED Voluntary International Service Award
Patricia C. Henwood, M.D., associate professor and director of Global Strategic Partnerships, Office of Global Affairs at Thomas Jefferson University, was recognized by the Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED) with a Voluntary International Service Award for her focus on global health, humanitarian emergencies and point-of-care ultrasounds.
Mar 2, 2022, 13:38 PM
Penn State Health Physician Recognized as “Everyday Hero” By Pennsylvania Medical Society
Jan 18, 2022, 09:58 AM
Wayne County Gastroenterologist Inaugurated as Pennsylvania Medical Society’s 172nd President
David Talenti, M.D., a gastroenterologist who practices in Wayne County, was inaugurated as the 172nd president of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, Jan. 8, 2022.
Dec 22, 2021, 10:00 AM
Pennsylvania Medical Society Releases Resources to Address Vaccine Hesitancy in the Spanish Speaking Community
The Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED) continues to address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy, especially in diverse communities, this time in the Latino/Hispanic community.
Nov 9, 2021, 08:00 AM
Berks County Physician Elected Vice President of
the Pennsylvania Medical Society
Kristen M. Sandel, MD, a board-certified emergency physician from Berks County, was elected by a statewide group of physicians to serve as vice president of the Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED).
Sep 16, 2021, 19:32 PM
Pennsylvania Medical Society Recognizes Physician Suicide Awareness Day Through September 17th Virtual Awareness Event
his Friday, September 17, The Pennsylvania Medical Society (PAMED), in partnership with the Foundation of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, Berks County Medical Society, Lackawanna County Medical Society, Lancaster City & County Medical Society, Luzerne County Medical Society, and Lycoming County Medical Society will work to raise awareness of Physician Suicide through a virtual awareness event on Facebook.
Sep 2, 2021, 17:12 PM
PA Medical Society Offers Multi-Lingual Resources to Address Vaccine Hesitancy
PAMED has been working to address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy, especially in diverse communities, and has partnered with some of our physician members who are multi-lingual. Check out and share our videos in a variety of languages that provide the facts and dispel common myths.
Aug 31, 2021, 14:48 PM
PAMED Statement: COVID-19 Mitigation Measures
Aug 26, 2021, 15:53 PM
Ephrata Family Physician Honored with PAMED Everyday Hero Award
Danielle Miller, MD, a family physician with Luz Medicine in Ephrata, has been named PAMED’s Everyday Hero for August 2021. She was presented with the award on Aug. 26.
Aug 3, 2021, 13:00 PM
Scranton Orthopedic Surgeon Earns PAMED Lifetime Achievement Award for 40 Years of Community Service
John H. Doherty, Jr., MD, an orthopadeic surgeon from Lackawanna County who practices at Geisinger Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine in Scranton was named the 2021 recipient of PAMED's Distinguished Service Award.
Aug 2, 2021, 14:00 PM
Blair County Otolaryngologist Receives PAMED Everyday Hero Award on July 28 for Leadership Efforts During COVID-19 Pandemic
Elliott Jody Bilofsky, DO, FAOCO, an otolaryngologist at UPMC Altoona Ear Nose & Throat and chief of UPMC Altoona ENT Service, has been named a PAMED Everyday Hero. He was nominated by a colleague, who said that he is not only an outstanding otolaryngologist, but also a humanitarian and leader.