We strive to engage our members in the activities and causes for which they are most passionate.
Looking for an opportunity to make a positive and lasting impact? Want to help shape the future of health care and the practice of medicine? Desire to address issues that impact the health of our community? Seeking ways to expand your scope of experience and strengthen your leadership skills?
Participating on one of our boards or committee can provide you a creative and rewarding outlet that exposes you to a broad range of providers that share you interests and passion.
Contact Laura Polak to discuss your areas of interest and current opportunities.
Early Career Physicians Planning Committee
This group seeks to meet the unique needs of and further engage physicians in residency, fellowship or in their first few years of practice. Meeting schedule varies with meetings held both in person and via email.
Provide input in the planning of the Society’s legislative activities by attending senator meetings and the Nebraska Medical Association House of Delegates resolution process and lobbying efforts.
This committee develops new methods for membership recruitment, builds awareness of the benefits of membership and reviews membership applications for eligibility.
Committee members must commit to attending at least two of the four in-person meetings (held quarterly on Thursdays at 7:00 am). The remainder of the monthly meetings are conducted via email.
Public Health Committee
The Public Health Committee has taken an active role in addressing key public health concerns in the Omaha community. Past initiatives have included pediatric patients access to specialty healthcare and Nebraska Medicaid expansion. This committee meets quarterly at 7:00 am.
Task Force on Physician Burnout
The task force has been responsible for formulating the medical society’s response to physician burnout in the greater Omaha area, including programming, online resources, an assessment to evaluate response to stresses, and peer support services.
Women in Medicine Planning Committee
Assist in identifying meeting topics and activities for the Women in Medicine Group, an active group with varied interests.