For Immediate Release

 

William Latreille, MD, Re-Elected Vice Speaker of NY State Medical Society

Westbury, NY, April 18— Internist William Latreille, MD, was re-elected Vice Speaker of the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) at its 210th annual House of Delegates (HOD) meeting in Tarrytown on April 16.  He will continue in his role as Chief Medical Officer at the Alice Hyde Medical Center and as Medical Director of Outpatient Medical Practices in Malone.  Dr. Latreille will also continue his Internal Medicine practice in Malone and at the St. Regis Mohawk Indian Reservation.

A graduate of LeMoyne College in Syracuse, Dr. Latreille earned his medical degree at SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. He received his first and second years of Internal Medicine residency training at the University of Missouri Medical Center in Columbia, Missouri and finished his residency training at the Robert Packer Hospital/Guthrie Clinic in Syre, Pennsylvania.  He is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Dr. Latreille is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and a specialist in  adult and adolescent medicine.  He has been designated as a Senior Aviation Medical Examiner (AME) by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to perform flight physical examinations and issue aviation medical certificates for class 1, 2 and 3 pilots.

Dr. Latreille served as 4th District Councilor for eight years and 4th District President for four years. He created, and continues to chair,  the Lake Placid Retreat—now in its 17th year—that is held each January for MSSNY districts 3 and 4. He was appointed to the MSSNY Board of Trustees in 2012 and served as Board Chairman for 2015-16. 

In addition to his activities at MSSNY, Dr. Latreille is a member of the American Medical Association (AMA) and a member of the NY Delegation to the AMA. He is also a member and past president of the Franklin County Medical Society.

Founded in 1807, the Medical Society of the State of New York is the state's principal non-profit professional organization for physicians, residents and medical students of all specialties. Its mission is to represent the interests of patients and physicians to assure quality healthcare services for all.

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