WCNY Capitol Pressroom – 11/01/21
New York Readies to Vaccinate Kids
President Dr. Joseph Sellers Interviewed

Politico - 11/01/21
Weekly New York Healthcare
New York Readies to Vaccinate Kids
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers interviewed)

Niagara Gazette – 11/01/21
Top New York doctor discusses pediatric vaccines following federal approval
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)
Also ran in:
Press Republican
Oneonta Daily Star

Poughkeepsie Journal – 11/01/21
Court upholds religious exemption ban in NY medical worker vaccine mandate. What to know
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)
Also ran in:


Genesee Country Express

Wayne Post

Daily Messenger


Times Telegram

The Steuben Courier Advocate

The Evening Tribune

Wellsville Daily Reporter

The Journal News - lohud.com

The Leader

Rochester First / News 8 WROC (CBS) – 11/01/21
CDC: Vaccine-induced COVID-19 immunity better protects than infection-induced immunity
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers interviewed)

WROC-8 TV (CBS) / Rochester First – 10/26/21
FDA advisers back Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for young kids
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers interviewed)

Times News Network – 10/26/21
NYC Shares Timeline for Kids Age 5-11 1st COVID Vaccine Doses Pending Federal OK
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)
Also ran in News Nation USA

WNBC-TV – 10/19/21
White House Says COVID Vaccine For Children Coming in Weeks
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers interviewed) 

Newsday – 09/29/21
Gov. Kathy Hochul names Mary Bassett as state health commissioner
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted) 

Crain’s New York - 09/30/21
Bassett gets warm reception as next health commissioner
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)

Albany Times Union – 10/12/21
Judge issues injunction against New York's vaccine mandate
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)

Medpage Today – 10/14/21
More Physicians are Now Employees Rather Than Owners
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)

Cheddar News – 9/20/21
Dr. Joseph Sellers Answers Your Burning Covid-19 Questions
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers interviewed)

Spectrum News 1 – 09/30/21
Public health community backs Hochul's health commissioner appointment
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted) 

WVNY-TV - 09/20/21
Who is the incoming New York DOH Health Commissioner?
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)
Also ran on WTEN

Buffalo Business First – 10/11/21
Walmart, CVS and Walgreens bring competition to world of primary care
(MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers quoted)

The Daily Gazette – 10/13/21
Editorial: Public Health Should Override Religious Views
(MSSNY mentioned)

AMA Advocacy Update– 10/13/21
High court should uphold commonsense N.Y. concealed-carry law
(MSSNY Mentioned)

Media Coverage of MSSNY Statement on Decision to Permit Religious Exemptions to State’s Healthcare Worker Vaccination Requirements

MSSNY President Dr. Joseph Sellers was quoted in the following media outlets:

NBC NY 9/15/21
We Have to Continue the Mandates:’ Hochul Vows to Fight Blocked NY Vaccine Rule 

CBS NY – 09/14/21
Judge Blocks New York State Medical Worker Vaccine Mandate 

AP – 09/15/21
Judge blocks medical worker vaccine mandate in NY state 

AP story also ran in:
WDBD FOX 40 Jackson
New York Times Post
Alert Forbes
PostX News
NewsNation USA
Fox News
The Leader Herald
PressFrom – Germany
New York Amsterdam News
Digital Press Network
Think Business Today
Niagara Gazette
NewsNation USA
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal Online
Niagara Gazette
Granthshala News
The Witness Daily
The World Insiders
Travel Leisure Mag
Deck Biz
Buzzing Globe
Eastern Tribunal
In The Headline – [Newswire]
Brown County Democrat
Bay News 9
The Titusville Herald
The Washington Times
The Daily Feeder 

USA Today Network/Evening Tribune – 09/15/21
NY’s medical worker COVID vaccine mandate entangled in lawsuits, protests. What’s next

USA Today Network story also ran in:
The Wellsville Daily Reporter
Times Telegram
The Observer-Dispatch
The Leader 

Buffalo News – 09/15/21
Judge issues temporary halt to state's Covid vaccine mandate on all health care workers

Buffalo News story also ran in:
The Marietta Daily Journal
The Cherokee Ledger News
Curated Tncontentexchange
The Evening Tribune 

Newsday – 09/15/21
Judge: Temporary religious exemption for health workers refusing vaccine

WBFO NPR – 09/15/21
NY may have to allow religious exemptions to the COVID vaccine for healthcare workers, judge says

NPR story also ran in:
WMHT – 09/15/21

Stat News – 01/04/21 ‘Still waiting for my turn’: Primary care doctors are being left behind in the vaccine rollout (MSSNY mentioned)

NY Times – 01/04/21
Vaccine Rollout Is Sluggish. Can These Pop-Up Inoculation Sites Help?
(MSSNY President Dr. Bonnie Litvack quoted)

Niagara Gazette – 01/04/21

Cuomo threatens to fine hospitals for dawdling with COVID vaccine
(MSSNY President Dr. Bonnie Litvack quoted)
Also ran in Lockport Union Sun &  JournalOneonta Daily Star


Bloomberg Law – 01/05/21 Cuomo Softens Threat to Fine New York Hospitals for Vaccine Woes (MSSNY mentioned)


Crain’s New York – 01/06/21 5 issues to watch in New York's quest to legalize marijuana

(MSSNY mentioned)

City and State NY –

The 2021 Health Power 100: 51-100 | City & State NY

(MSSNY President Dr. Bonnie Litvack #53)


NY Daily News – 01/25/21 Advocates make renewed push for ‘death with dignity’ legislation in N.Y. (MSSNY mentioned)


LoHud – 01/27/21 Legalizing marijuana in NY: Concerns persist over funds to communities of color

(MSSNY mentioned)


Also ran in:

Ithaca Journal

Democrat and Chronicle 

Star Gazette


The Wellsville Daily Reporter

The Observer-Dispatch

Times Telegram

Wayne Post

The Leader





Buffalo News 02/02/21 Unapproved by FDA, Ivermectin useful as Covid-19 treatment, local doctors say | Local News | buffalonews.com

(Former MSSNY President D. Thomas Madejski Quoted)


Medpage Today – 02/03/21 Frustrating Ordeal for Community Doc Seeking COVID Shot

(MSSNY President Dr.  Bonnie Litvack quoted)


NY1 Spectrum News 02/04/21

Community Based Physicians Seek more Vaccine Doses (MSSNY President Dr.  Bonnie Litvack quoted)


Associated Press - 02/19/21

Troy Oechsner Named Executive VP of Medical Society (New MSSNY EVP Troy Oechsner mentioned)



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Crain's Health Pulse – 02/21/21

At a Glance - Who’s News

MSSNY New EVP Troy Oechsner Announced


CNY Central – 03/03/21 (Briskin) Who could be eligible next for COVID-19 vaccines?

(MSSNY President Dr. Bonnie Litvack interviewed)


MSN Money / Bloomberg – 03/11/21 New York Tries to Rein In the Laser Hair Removal Industry (Former #MSSNY President, dr. Andrew Kleinman and VP Legislative Affairs, Morris Auster quoted)


CNY Central – 03/17/21

Supply will determine how quickly NYS can expand vaccine eligibility to all adults (MSSNY President Dr. Bonnie Litvack interviewed) Spectrum News Albany – 03/17/21 Vaccine Eligibility Expands, But Not All New Yorkers are Covered (MSSNY President Dr. Bonnie Litvack quoted) Westchester & Fairfield County Business Journals – 03/28/21 Cuomo, legislative leaders agree to legalize recreational marijuana; votes expected this week

(MSSNY mentioned) The Guardian - 03/28/21

New York lawmakers reach agreement to legalize recreational marijuana

(MSSNY mentioned)

Archyde – 03/28/21 New York lawmakers agreed to legalize the recreational use of marijuana (MSSNY mentioned)

Spectrum News Albany: New York State of Politics – 03/29/21 Medical Society Urges Resto Medical Society Urges Restoration for Malpractice Program (MSSNY President Dr. Bonnie Litvack quoted)

CBS News NY – 03/29/21 New York Lawmakers To Start Process Of Legalizing Recreational Marijuana After Reaching Deal Over Weekend (MSSNY Past President, Dr. Thomas Madejski interviewed)