Adam O'Brien, DO, Meredith Peck, DO, Senator Susan Collins, Daniel Campos, MD, MPH, FASA, and Allen Hayman, MD, FASA.
Adam O'Brien, DO, Meredith Peck, DO, Senator Susan Collins, Daniel Campos, MD, MPH, FASA, and Allen Hayman, MD, FASA

MeSA Members Meet with Maine's Congressional Delegation

On May 16, 2023, Drs. Adam O'Brien, Meredith Peck, Daniel Campos, and Allen Hayman met with Senator Susan Collins and the office of Senator King to discuss the importance of the anesthesia care team model in the State of Maine, the VA system, an inflation adjustment for Medicare payments, fixes to the No Surprise Act Implementation, and expanded access to Naloxone.  These same topics were also discussed with the offices of Congresswoman Pingree and Congressman Golden on May 17.  For further information about these meetings, please email mesahq@gmail.com.

Residents' Day at the Legislature

On April 27, 2023, residents from Maine Medical Center, along with MeSA's Medical Student Liaison met with legislators, had a tour of the Maine State Capitol, and were recognized by the House of Representatives.  Dr. Meredith Peck was recognized as Doctor of the Day.  Following the State House tour, the group met for lunch and a Problem-Based Learning Discussion.

MeSA Resident's Day at the Legislature

Back Row:  Travis Barker, MD, Gasper Gasperlin, DO, Michael Finke, DO, Christopher Abruzzese, DO, Associate Program Director, Talitha Budi, MD, Jay Kellegrew, MD, and J. Patrick McAuley, MBBS.

Front Row:  Daria Ivenitsky, Medical Student Liaison, Lisa Montagna, Executive Director, Danielle Kerr, DO, Josie Watczak, MD, Margaret Carroll, MD, Meredith Peck, DO, and James Flowerdew, MD, Program Director.

Save the Date
September 9, 2023

The next meeting of the Maine Society of Anesthesiologists will be held at the Holiday Inn By the Bay, Portland, on Saturday, September 9, 2023, from 2 to 5 pm in conjunction with the Maine Medical Association's Annual Session. 

If you have any questions, you can reach us at mesahq@gmail.com

National Calendar

Latest Central Line Podcast!

In this day-in-the-life of an anesthesiologist episode, guest host Dr. Brooke Trainer interviews Dr. Lori Conklin about her experiences serving on the Board of Medicine and practicing anesthesiology in Alaska. From challenges facing the specialty to how mentorship has shaped her career to what she’s learned from practicing medicine in Alaska, Dr. Conklin talks about her journey and adventures. Recorded May 2023.

Help Preserve the Physician-Led Care Team

Decisions are made every day in Augusta which directly affect your practice.  Maine Society of Anesthesiologists works year-round to increase awareness and share concerns on important issues that physicians are facing.

MeSA Members are on the Front Line Ready to Protect You

MeSA President, Aaron Tebbs, MD, FASA receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.MeSA Immediate Past President, Aaron Tebbs, MD, FASA receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.

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