Meeting Agenda

New York State Board for Medicine

NYS Education Department
1411 Broadway, New York City
10th floor

Teleconference sites: Albany

Friday March 6, 2020. 9:30 a.m.


Welcome/Introductions—Dr. Epstein

Approval of Minutes: December 13, 2019 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

  • USMLE Policy Changes
  • Required Coursework on pain management, palliative care, addiction (attachment)
  • NYSSPA
  • Policy Updates (attachments)
    • Adopted: Temporary exemption from licensure for Out-of-State physicians traveling with sports teams
    • A9507/S7507 Budget Bill Part L – physician licensure and discipline
    • A9859/S7732 – Interstate Medical Licensure Compact
    • A9600/S7544 -- Requires the department of health to develop an informational pamphlet for patients undergoing pelvic examinations and to make the informational pamphlet available

FSMB Annual Meeting Review of Agenda

  • Dr. Shelat

Presentation--Proposed Regulatory Amendment Relating to Dental Anesthesiology Residency Requirements

  • Dr. Dolores Cottrell, DDS Executive Secretary, NYS Board for Dentistry (attachment)

Presentation--Standing Orders for Newborn Care, Chapter 366, Laws of 2018

  • Ms. Suzanne Sullivan, RN Executive Secretary, NYS Board for Nursing (attachment)
  • Report from the Medical Physics Committee— Dr. Autz
  • Pathologists’ Assistant Committee— Dr. Plummer
  • Report from the Athletic Training Committee—Mr. Boese for Dr. Schwartzman
  • Report from the Perfusion Committee— Mr. Boese for Dr. Salemi

Other Issues

Next Meeting dates- March 6, 2020, June 19, 2020, September 18, 2020, December 11, 2020

Last Updated: February 26, 2020