About/Comments Policy

The Massachusetts Medical Society, with more than 24,000 physicians and student members, is dedicated to educating and advocating for the patients and physicians of Massachusetts.

The Society, under the auspices of NEJM Group, publishes the New England Journal of Medicine, a leading global medical journal and web site, and NEJM Journal Watch alerts and publications covering 13 specialties. The Society is also a leader in continuing medical education for health care professionals throughout Massachusetts, conducting a variety of medical education programs for physicians and health care professionals. Founded in 1781, MMS is the oldest continuously operating medical society in the country.

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Comments Policy

We welcome comments on these posts, including those that express a reasoned disagreement with a policy position expressed by the post’s author.

However, we automatically hold for review any comments that contain a URL.

We also reserve the right to delete comments that are:

  • potentially illegal, libelous or slanderous
  • vulgar or profane
  • off-topic
  • attacks of a personal nature
  • commercial in nature