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Matthew D. Gold, M.D.


Curriculum Vitae


PRESENT AFFILIATIONS:

  • Consultant in Neurology and Electrodiagnostics
  • Associate Clinical Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Atlantic Clinical Trials LLC

(EMERITUS)

  • Lecturer, Northeastern University
    • Physician Assistant Program

CERTIFICATION:

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    • April 1981
  • American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    • April 1995; renewed 2005
  • Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry
    • UCNS, November 2012

ORGANIZATIONS:

  • American Medical Association
    • Member, Organized Medical Staff Section (OMSS)
    • Member, Governing Council, Organized Medical Staff Section of AMA
    • Alternate Delegate, AMA-OMSS to the House of Delegates, AMA
  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Society For Behavioral and Cognitive Neurology
  • Massachusetts Medical Society
    • Member, OMSS
  • Massachusetts Neurological Association
    • Webmaster
    • Delegate to MMS House of Delegates
    • Past President and newsletter Editor
  • National Headache Foundation
  • Amer Assoc of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
    • Fellow

FELLOWSHIP:

July 1979 - June 1980
Neurobehavior/Aphasia, Boston Aphasia Unit
Boston VA Hospital; Boston University

RESIDENCY:

July 1976 - June 1979
Neurology, Duke University Medical Center

INTERNSHIP:

July 1975 - June 1976
Straight Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, MI

MEDICAL SCHOOL:

July 1971 - June 1975
Cornell University Medical College
New York, NY

UNDERGRADUATE:

Sept 1967 - June 1971
Yale Univ, BS Engineering & Applied Science

  • Josiah W. Gibbs Science Honor Society
  • Adrian Van Sinderen Book Collection Award

Courses/projects in control systems and Artificial Intelligence
Interest in Philosophy
University Crew

RESEARCH AFFILIATIONS:

  • Mid 1973
    Medical Research techniques course
    Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Mid 1972
    Chronic single electrode recording from rat hypothalamus
    Martin Hamburg, Ph.D.; Graduate School of Medical Science;
    Cornell University, NYC
  • Mid 1970
    Research Trainee, Atomic Energy Commission
    (high energy physics)
    Ames, Iowa

PROFESSIONAL ARTICLES:

  • Gold MD: "Prevention of Injury in the Workplace"; Work 1992:2(3);2-7;
    Elsevier (previously: Andover Medical Publishers, Inc.)
  • Review of NERVLINE software for Computer News for Physicians;
    10/88
  • Gold MD: "A View from the U.S.A."; Work 1995: 5;235-237;
    Elsevier

SCHOLARLY PRESENTATIONS:

"Spinal Stroke in the Absence of Large Vessel Disease or Vasculitis";
Massachusetts Neurologic Association Annual Educational Meeting
3/7/98, Boston, MA

"Progressive Finger Weakness" {autoimmune mononeuropathy multiplex};
Massachusetts Neurologic Association Annual Educational Meeting & 4th New England Regional Neurologic Societies Meeting;
6/4/94, Boston, MA

CLINICAL AFFILIATIONS:

CURRENT:

  • Sept. 2008 Caritas Holy Family, Methuen, MA
  • Aug. 2002 - Beth Israel Deaconess Needham Hospital, Needham, MA
  • Sept. 1982 - Whidden Memorial Hospital, Everett, MA
    • [now a campus of Cambridge Health Alliance]
    • [was Chief of Neurology from 1982 2002; Founding Site Director, Stroke]
  • June, 1985 - Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, Melrose, MA [Hallmark Health]
  • June, 1985 - Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Medford, MA [Hallmark Health]
  • June, 1985 - Winchester Hospital, Winchester, MA

PRIOR:

  • Aug. 1980 - July 1982 - New England Neurological Associates Lowell, MA (covering 3 hospitals by day, and a total of 8 in 35 mi. radius on call)
  • Feb - June 1980 - Consulting Neurologist, Jewish Memorial Hospital, Roxbury, MA (during fellowship)
  • July 1979 - Feb 1980 - Consulting Neurologist, Braintree Hospital Braintree, MA (during fellowship)
  • Mar - June 1979 Consulting Neurologist, Cabarrus Memorial Hospital, Concord, NC (during residency)
  • Jan - Apr 1989 - Neurologist for the North Shore Pain Center Danvers, MA
  • June 1985 - Jan 1999 - Boston Regional Medical Center, Stoneham, MA (hospital closed)
  • Dec. 1986 - May 1994 - Winthrop Hospital, Winthrop, MA (hospital closed)
  • Dec. 1990 - Nov 1995 - Symmes Hospital, Arlington, MA (hospital closed)
  • Jan. 1986 - Nov 1999 - Malden Hospital, Malden, MA (hospital closed)
  • Aug 2002 - July 2003 - Newton-Wellesley Hospital (allowed to lapse)

OTHER:

  • Member, Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee,
    • Hallmark Health
  • Member, Editorial Board
    • Work (journal: Elsevier)
  • Speaker's Bureau, Astra-Zeneca (prior)
  • Site Director, "Community Neurology"
    • 4th year rotation, Tufts University Medical School (8 years)
  • Delegate, Massachusetts Medical Society
  • House of Delegates (rep: Mass. Neuro. Assn)
  • Delegate to AMA Org Med Staff Section
  • Member, Ref Cte. AMA-OMSS, June, 2011
  • Member, American Academy of Neurology
  • Member Reviewer Network (Quality Standards Subcommittee) and State Affairs Committee (prior)
  • Member, Massachusetts Medical Society
    • Committee on Info Technology (prior)
    • Organized Medical Staff Section
  • Newsletter Committee member, AAN Clinical Neurophysiology Section
  • Alternate Representative, Whidden Memorial Hospital
    • to: Physicians Liaison Committee,
    • Blue Cross/Blue Shield of MA (committee terminated by BSH)
  • Stewart Holy Family Hospital

PERSONAL:

  • Born: Brooklyn, New York,
    • February 26, 1951
  • Languages: Primary: English, Second: French

INTERESTS:

  • Secretary, Boston Computer Society-
    • Medical/Dental interest group;
    • Editor of newsletter HEALTHCOMP & MD section, Professionals (1980-1985)
      • (BCS now defunct)
  • Computer programming
  • Dramatic acting/directing/set design
  • Co-founder and four time president, emeritus
    • The Brook House Players
  • Backpacking/camping; Mountain biking
  • Tennis
  • Science fiction
  • Go (oriental board game)
  • Yale Alumni Schools Committee, interviewer
  • SCUBA
  • Choir - Temple Emanuel, Andover, MA
  • Boston Saengerfest Men's Chorus
  • Berkshire Choral Festival
  • Yale Choral Festival
  • Photography
  • Rotary Club of Andover, MA
  • Treasurer, Mystic Office Park Condo Trust (1997-2002)
  • Member, Board of Eaton III Condominium (2004-2007)

TALKS GIVEN:

  1. Medical Grand Rounds, Newton-Wellesley Hospital
    • "Headache - 2002" (November 27, 2002)
    • (Newton, MA)
  2. Lynn Community Health Center
    • "Headache - 2002" (April 3, 2002)
    • (Lynn, MA)
  3. Quigley Memorial Hospital Medical Conference
    • "Parkinson's Disease - 2002" (March 13, 2002)
    • (Chelsea, MA)
  4. Quigley Memorial Hospital Medical Conference
    • "Stroke - 2002" (February 13, 2002)
    • (Chelsea, MA)
  5. Winchester Hospital Medical Grand Rounds
    • "Headache - 2002" (December 14, 2001)
    • (Winchester, MA)
  6. Malden Hospital Family Practice Residency, Conference:
    • "Headache" (August 5, 1998)
    • (Malden, MA)
  7. National Headache Foundation Public Education Seminar (11/12/96)
    • "Headaches: Their Causes, Prevention and Treatment"
    • My Topic - "Tension Type Headaches" (one of three speakers for National Headache Soc)
    • Sheraton Tara Hotel, Framingham, MA
  8. Seventh Annual Stroke Rehabilitation Conference:
    • Focus on Functional Outcome (October 13, 1995)
    • (Cambridge, MA)
    • "Can We Predict the Course of Cognitive Recovery Following Stroke?"
  9. 'For the People - Ethical Medical & Mediation Alternatives'
    • May 2, 1993 Symposium: "By the People, Of the People, For the People"
    • On issues related to medicolegal mediation
  10. Medical Grand Rounds, Winthrop Community Hospital (10/25/90)
    • "Subarachnoid Hemorrhage"
  11. Medical Staff Lecture, Whidden Memorial Hospital (4/11/89)
    • "Evoked Potential Procedures"
  12. The 1988 Boston Computer Society Wellness Conference
    • The Harvard Club, Boston, MA (10/24/88)
    • "The Health Risks Faced by 15,000,000 Computer VDT Users in the Workplace: Ergonomic Design & Stress - The Real Issues?"
  13. Medical Grand Rounds, The Malden Hospital (11/14/86)
    • "The Neurology/Neuropharmacology of Micturation"
  14. Psychiatry Grand Rounds, The New England Memorial Hosp (11/6/86)
    • "Behavioral Neurology - The Interface Between Psychiatry and Neurology"
  15. The 9th Northeast Computer Faire (10/30/86) - World Trade Center, Boston, MA
    • "Microcomputers in Health Care" (panelist)
  16. Claflin Home Health Centers, Annual Spring Seminar - (5/9/86)
    • "Maximizing Rehabilitation After a Stroke"
  17. 43rd Biannual Meeting, Licensed Practical Nurses of MA (10/23/85)
    • "Oh, My Aching Head" (included review of Pain)
  18. Medical Grand Rounds, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital (1/85)
    • "Computers in Medicine - A Status Report"
  19. Interviewed during preparation of AMA Video Clinic on Computers in Medicine (not on-camera)
  20. Periodic in-service lectures to affiliated health personnel,
    • Whidden Memorial Hospital, Everett, MA
  21. Periodic "Stroke Support Group" lecture/discussions,
    • Whidden Memorial Hospital, Everett, MA
    • Andover/Newburyport, Massachusetts
    • Framingham, MA
  22. Merrimack Valley Jewish Seniors (2/15/01)
    • "Usual Cognitive Changes in the Elderly"
    • at: Temple Emanuel, Andover, MA
  23. Periodic Appearances on Cable Television Show, Andover, MA
    • Lifestyles By Design

CONTINUING COMPUTER EDUCATION:

  1. Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
    • Northeastern University - spring, 1987
  2. Expert Systems Design I
    • Northeastern University - fall, 1987
  3. International Neural Network Society
    • First Annual Meeting - Sept 6 thru 11, 1988

COMPUTER-RELATED MEMBERSHIPS (prior):

  • Boston Computer Society
  • American Medical InformaticsAssociation

EXPERIENCE IN:

  • Machine Language
  • BASIC
  • LISP
  • Unix
  • C
  • Macintosh Systems
  • 486-based Systems
  • Pentium Systems
  • OS/2
  • Windows 3.1, 95/98/2000
  • Medical Office Management Systems
  • Fortune 32:16
  • Online Services
  • Web Development
  • Palm
  • Pentium Systems
  • Microsoft Access

MATTHEW D. GOLD, M.D., F.A.A.E.M.
E-MAIL: Mdgold@massmed.org

OFFICE 1
955 Main Street, Suite 302
Winchester, MA 01890
Telephone: (781) 729-4344
FAX: (781) 721-0338


OFFICE 2
Bid Hospital - Needham
Neurology Clinic
148 Chestnut Street
Needham, MA 02492
Telephone: (781)-453-3696
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