CMSS convenes groups of importance to specialty societies, including the Organization of Program Director Associations (OPDA) and the Physicians Electronic Health Record Coalition (PEHRC).
OPDA is dedicated to promoting the role of the residency program director and program director societies in achieving excellence in graduate medical education.
PEHRC is comprised of more than 20 medical societies representing more than 600,000 physicians, who share information to support the use of health information technology. PEHRC provides a forum for members to collaborate in their understanding of health IT topics. CMSS and Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) co-sponsor PEHRC.