MEDICAL SOCIETY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
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For Immediate Release
Bonnie Litvack, MD Elected President-Elect of the Medical Society of the State of New York
MSSNY is the State’s Primary Professional Organization for Physicians
Westbury, NY—April 15, 2019— Radiologist Bonnie Litvack, MD was elected President-Elect of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) at its 213th annual House of Delegates (HOD) meeting in Tarrytown on April 13, 2019. Dr. Litvack is Director of Women’s Imaging at Northern Westchester Hospital, which is part of Northwell Health.
A cum laude graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Dr. Litvack earned her medical degree at Albany Medical Center. She completed both her Internal Medicine internship and her diagnostic radiology residency at Stony Brook University and a magnetic resonance imaging/body imaging fellowship at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Litvack is certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology.
Under Dr. Litvack’s leadership, the Women’s Imaging Center at Northern Westchester Hospital has been acclaimed as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. During her career, Dr. Litvack has received numerous awards and honors.
An active member of organized medicine, Dr. Litvack has served as MSSNY’s Vice President, Assistant Secretary, Assistant Commissioner of Public Health, Commissioner of Membership and MSSNY’s Ninth District Councilor. She has also served as president of the Westchester County Medical Society, the Westchester Academy of Medicine, the New York State Radiological Society and as MSSNY’s Ninth District President. She is a delegate from New York to the American Medical Association and a councilor to the American College of Radiology.
Dr. Litvack lives in Chappaqua with her husband, Craig Penn, and daughters Sydney, Haley and Carly.
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