2020 News

December 28, 2020
Milwaukee Announces “City Mobile Testing” for COVID-19
City of Milwaukee Mobile Testing for COVID-19 is ramping up. The first site for the mobile testing is Barack Obama School (the former Custer High School) at 4300 W Fairmount Avenue where COVID-19 testing will resume Tuesday, December 29th and continue there for at least two weeks.


December 14, 2020
Registration Open for Doctor Day 2021
Doctor Day, the state’s premier event for physician advocacy, is set for May 5, 2021.


December 11, 2020
Milwaukee Courier - COVID 19 Special Supplement
Like it or not, the coronavirus pandemic isn’t over yet
Dr. Muhammad Bilal Abid, MD, MRCP discusses the health disparities in COVID-19 pandemic throughout Milwaukee County (page 15).


December 10, 2020
New Mental Health Emergency Center Planned for Milwaukee County Residents
Milwaukee County, represented by the Mental Health Board and the Behavioral Health Division, along with the four Milwaukee Health Systems have entered into a Letter of Intent to develop a joint venture (JV) mental health emergency center. 


December 8, 2020
MCW Science Says: Vaccine Safety


MSMC Board Member Muhammad Bilal Abid, MD, MRCP weighs in on the development process for the COVID-19 vaccine with the Medical College of Wisconsin. 
Click to learn more.


December 7, 2020
MSMC Joins the Stop the COVID Spread! Coalition
Frontline Wisconsin Health Care Workers Appeal for Safe Practices. New Stop the COVID Spread! coalition message draws upon experiences of overwhelmed health care workforce.


November 10, 2020
Stop the COVID Spread! Coalition Releases New Ad Conveying Severity of Pandemic in Wisconsin
Statewide coalition effort to curb COVID crisis doubles down on urgency in fourth ad since coalition launch.


September 22, 2020
Jackson to Serve as City of Milwaukee Interim Commissioner of Health
We are proud to introduce our next Interim Commissioner of Health, Marlaina Jackson. Commissioner Jackson will serve as the next City of Milwaukee Commissioner of Health effective at 12:00am on Wednesday, September 23rd. This term will be in effect until the next commissioner is nominated by the Mayor and confirmed by the Common Council.


April 13, 2020
Milwaukee Alternate Care Facility Recruiting Volunteers
Forwarding this notice at the request of Deb Standridge, ACF CEO and Celia Shaughnessy, ACF Chief Human Resource Officer.  Please consider distributing to the Milwaukee County Medical Society and among other networks as you deem appropriate.


April 13, 2020
Milwaukee Alternate Care Facility Recruiting Volunteers
Forwarding this notice at the request of Deb Standridge, ACF CEO and Celia Shaughnessy, ACF Chief Human Resource Officer.  Please consider distributing to the Milwaukee County Medical Society and among other networks as you deem appropriate.

Medical Society of Milwaukee County
P.O. Box 13114, Milwaukee, WI 53213
Phone: 920-560-5637

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