MCMS Committees

MCMS Committees

Bylaws Ad Hoc Committee
      Keeps MCMS governing documents updated and in conformity with the Society’s current needs and activities.

Child Health Committee
      Directs Medical Society activities regarding the health of children in Mecklenburg County.

Community Intern Program Ad Hoc Committee
      Advises and assists in conducting the annual Community Intern Program.

Community Medical Preparedness Ad Hoc Committee
      Works with various disaster planning agencies to ensure that medical rescue and ambulance services meet community needs,
      and addresses issues of bioterrorism preparedness.

David G. Welton, MD Society Committee
      Plans bi-annual luncheons for MCMS Emeritus members.

Editorial Board
      Reviews and approves all articles published in Mecklenburg Medicine, the MCMS magazine published ten times per year.

Elections Committee
      Recommends nominations for elective positions in accordance with the MCMS Constitution and Bylaws.

Finance Committee
      Advises the MCMS on all financial, personnel and audit issues.

Advocacy Committee
      Determines support or opposition for targeted local, state and federal legislation and promotes greater involvement of the local medical
      community in the political process.

Media & Public Relations Committee
      Functions as a liaison between the media and the public, providing credible and accurate health information.

Medical/Legal Committee
      Works with the legal community to foster better relations between the two professions.

Membership Committee
      Promotes MCMS membership and encourages non-members to join.

Member Services Ad Hoc Committee
      Develops and implements benefits and services for members.

Public Health Ad Hoc Committee
      Directs Medical Society policies and programs regarding public health issues.

Scholarship Ad Hoc Committee
      Reviews applications and disburses scholarship awards as merited.

Smith Arthritis Fund Committee
      Reviews annual grant applications and disburses awards as merited.

UNCC-TV Program Ad Hoc Committee
      Plans bi-annual taping of the Medicine & Society TV show featuring MCMS members as panelists, broadcast on UNC-Charlotte Cable Channel 22.

Women Physicians Section Steering Committee
      Plans yearly events of the Women Physicians Section, including fashion event to benefit the Clyde and Ethel Dickson Domestic Violence Shelter.

MCMS Committee Select Form