Emergency Physician Tim Westlake Elected MEB Chair

May 28, 2020 6:04 PM | Sally Winkelman (Administrator)

New officers were recently elected by the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board (MEB). Tim Westlake, MD, an emergency physician, with ProHealth Care, was elected as Chair, Sheldon Wasserman, MD, FACOG, was elected Vice Chair and Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD, was elected Secretary. 

Among discussion at the recent MEB meeting were the ramifications of the May 11 expiration of the Governor's Executive Order #72 and the impact on temporary licenses for physicians working across state lines to help with the COVID-19 pandemic response.