Full Board Meeting Agenda

New York State Board for Medicine

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Friday, September 18, 2020, 9:30 a.m.

Welcome/Introductions—Dr. Epstein

Approval of Minutes: March 6, 2020 Medical Board Meeting (attachment)

Chair’s Report—Dr. Epstein

Report from the Advisory Committee on Clinical Clerkships—Dr. Epstein

International Medical Graduate Workgroup Report—Stephen Boese

Executive Secretary’s Report


  • Annual Meeting Review--Dr. Shelat
  • Proposed recommendation to draft resolution to FSMB in support of assuring disability awareness as part of the accredited medical school curriculum-Dr. Epstein
  • FSMB draft Position Statement: “Treatment of Self, Family Members and Close Relations”

Dawn Morton-Rias, Ed.D, PA-C
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Review: Med Board “Utilization of Medical Assistants” Guidance; removing of sutures-Carla Wells/Stephen Boese

Report from the Medical Physics Committee— Dr. Autz
Pathologists’ Assistant Committee— Dr. Plummer (no recent meeting)
Report from the Athletic Training Committee—Dr. Schwartzman (no recent meeting)
Report from the Perfusion Committee—Dr. Salemi (no recent meeting)

Other Issues

Next Meeting dates- 9/18/20, 12/4/20, 3/5/21

Last Updated: September 2, 2020