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The Medical Society of Delaware (MSD) is a nonprofit membership organization of more than 1,300 physicians located throughout Delaware representing every specialty practice in the medical field. Our mission is to guide, serve, and support Delaware physicians, promoting the practice and profession of medicine to enhance the health of our communities.
Your tax-deductible donation to MSD’s Annual Mission Appeal will directly enable our work in areas of crucial importance to the health and wellness of our state. Read more. 

MSD News

Highlights from MSD Interim Council Meeting
MSD held its 11th Interim Council Meeting at the Smyrna Opera House on Thursday, April 20th. Guests included Marilyn J. Heine, MD, American Medical Association (AMA) Board of Trustees member; AMA Field Representative Joaquin Falcon; and Mr. David Brond, Vice President of Strategy and Planning at Aloysius, Butler and Clark who provided an update on MSD's Strategic Planning initiative. In addition, Kim Gomes of the BrydGomes Group was in attendance. The three resolutions presented were debated by the Council and adopted, with Resolution 02-I2023 adopted with amendments. Adopted Resolution 01-2023 allows for the addition of two physicians to Delaware's Delegation to the AMA, with the Council voting in Cedric Barnes, DO to the AMA Minority Affairs Section and Shalini Shah, MD as the representative to the AMA Private Practice Physician Section. Read the Interim Meeting Report.

To view archive articles CLICK HERE

Interested in publishing? MSD has made it convenient, efficient, and free through the MSD Academic Channel. The online submission process is done on the Cureus Journal of Medical Science, an open access general medical journal with peer-reviewed published articles indexed in PubMed, Web of Science, Google Scholar, and more - your published work has global exposure! Click here to begin.  

Delaware Physicians is a group created to build strong connections amongst physicians throughout the state and serve as an easy platform for us to be in touch with one another. We have strict vetting of members to ensure only licensed physicians are allowed, so please do not apply unless you are a licensed physician (MD/DO) in Delaware. 



234th MSD Annual Meeting Education Session

-Food as Medicine -
Recipes for Healthy Living: Empowerment, Nutrition, Longevity
Saturday, November 18, 2023 from 7:30am - 11:00m (Followed by MSD Council Meeting)

Location: Christiana Hilton, 100 Continental Drive, Newark, DE 19713

Audience: MSD Members ONLY

Registration is required!

Registration deadline: November 10, 2023 


7th Annual Tilton Awards

Join us in celebrating Dr. Nancy Fan, MD as the 2023 recipient.  


This prestigious award pays tribute to MSD's first President, James Tilton, MD, who was a medical pioneer, innovator, and statesperson.
The 2023 Tilton Award Ceremony will be held on October 12, 2023   The Tilton Award recognizes medical achievement in Delaware.   
University and Whist Club
October 12, 2023
6:00 – 7:30 pm


Medical Society of Delaware 2023 Beach Cleanup Event

September 16, 2023
10:00 AM
Calling all outdoor enthusiasts! The 2nd Medical Society of Delaware Beach Clean Up will take place at the gorgeous Herring Point Cape Henlopen State Park. Come join us for a day of coastal conservation and community building. 🗓️ Together, let's have a positive influence and safeguard our cherished beaches. This event, which Surfrider is organizing, promises to be enjoyable for everyone. Don't pass up the chance to change the world while taking in the splendor of our seaside surroundings. 🌎✨ Cleaning up the beach, preserving the coast, and community bonds.

Certified Medical Office Manager (CMOM) 

Live Course 

October 11, 12, 18, 19
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Registration Fee $999


MSD Past Events

Policy Opportunities for Addressing Stigma and Removing Professional Licensing Barriers for Clinicians Seeking Mental Health Care in the State of Delaware 
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Physician Suicide Awareness Day Resources
Dr Lorna Breen Hero's Foundation

Top 10 Ways to Guarantee a Lawsuit

Creating a Supportive Space 

and Mental Health Awareness


OBVIOUS 5k Walk/Run Event  

Watch the event on MSDs
YouTube Channel

To view archive articles 


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