2017 WMS Annual Meeting A Success

Donald Annino, MD presents on facial transplants during the President’s Dinner at the 2017 WMS Annual Meeting at Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park, June 3.  A group of 95 physicians, and PA’s took part in the Wyoming Medical Society/Wyoming Association of PA’s Annual Meeting June 2-4 at Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand […]

McGinley Elected WMS Board of Trustees President

CHEYENNE – Joseph McGinley, MD, PhD, will take over as the President of the Board of Trustees of The Wyoming Medical Society (WMS) on July 1, 2017. The WMS Board of Trustees is composed of executive officers and up to 16 county component society seats, who provide statewide representation. Retired physicians, physician assistants, residents, students […]

Sigsbee Duck, MD Named WMS Physician Achievement Award Winner for 2017

Sigsbee Duck, MD has been named the 2017 Physician Achievement Award Winner from The Wyoming Medical Society Rock Springs Otolaryngologist Takes The Society’s Top Honor for 2017 CHEYENNE – Rock Springs Otolaryngologist Sigsbee Duck, R.Ph., M.D., has been named the Wyoming Medical Society’s Physician Achievement Award winner for 2017. Duck has been a practicing otolaryngologist for […]

Wyoming Physicians Taking Leadership Role on State Boards

Physician, Musician, State Aeronautics Board member. Former WMS board of trustees president Sigsbee Duck, MD, RPh was named by the Governer to the state aeronautics board this week.  A few Wyoming physicians have taken leadership roles in the state with the Governor’s release of his appointees for various boards and commissions around Wyoming. Former WMS […]

WMS Offers Tips for Wildfire Victims

CHEYENNE – As the wildfire season continues in the Cowboy State, the physicians members of The Wyoming Medical Society (WMS) encourage citizens in wildfire-impacted areas of the state to avoid exposure to smoke and keep indoor air as clean as possible until the smoke dissipates. Currently the Cole Creek Fire in Natrona and Converse County […]

Powell’s Tracy Named WMS Physician of The Year

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Medical Society (WMS) named Mike Tracy, MD, FAAP, FACP as its 2016 Wyoming Physician of the Year today. Tracy is a pioneer in the field of direct primary care, which he practices in Powell with Dr. Bob Chandler at 307Health. Direct primary care (DPC) is a type of primary care billing […]

WMS Annual Meeting Just a Week Away

CHEYENNE – There is just one week left before the Wyoming Medical Society’s Annual Meeting at Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park. This year, 25 presenters will take their time in front of WMS membership discussing everything from Proton Pump Inhibitors to a session on how to work as a medical consultant on […]

IPA, Legislation and CME Accreditation Dominate WMS Board Meeting

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Medical Society’s (WMS) Board of Trustees braved the snow and wind to meet in Cheyenne on Saturday, Jan. 16 for the board’s quarterly confab. Fifteen Board members from around Wyoming spent four hours discussing an Independent Physician Association, CME accreditation, and the upcoming legislative session. Over the past year WMS has kicked […]

Wyoming Medical Society Opposes Medical Marijuana Legalization Effort

CHEYENNE – The Wyoming Medical Society (WMS) announced its position in opposition to a possible 2016 general election ballot measure to legalize medical marijuana today in Cheyenne. The WMS substantiated its stance in a position paper, which is available here. The Wyoming Medical Society was founded in 1903 to provide representation, advocacy and service to […]