About The Washoe County Medical Society
The Washoe County Medical Society is a professional corporation organized for the purpose of providing advocacy for physicians and patients and promoting the art and science of medicine and public health. Serving as a primary source of health related information, we seek to educate our members and the citizens of northern Nevada. We strive to maintain the highest standard of ethics and medical care throughout our community. As a professional organization, we shall nurture these goals by cooperating with the American Medical Association, the Nevada State Medical Association, and other County Medical Societies and Alliances in the state of Nevada.
About The Sierra Medical Political Action Committee
SIMPAC interviews state and federal political candidates and may endorse candidates, where appropriate, to the physician membership.
Such endorsements, when provided, reflect a particular candidate’s knowledge and/or position regarding timely health issues as they pertain to the physicians of Washoe County and their patients. Thus, candidates of either major political party may be endorsed accordingly.
Funds are raised on a voluntary basis from the membership and no committee funds, or donations are derived from membership dues.