MINUTES OF MEETING
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD
FRIDAY AUGUST 28, 2009

A Meeting of the Medical Examining Board was held on Friday, August 28, 2009, in the Treasurer's Executive Conference Room at 55 Elm Street, Hartford, Connecticut, 06106.
PRESENT: JOHN MEYER, M.D., CHAIRPERSON
CATHERINE LEWIS, M.D., SECRETARY
WILNER SAMSON, M.D.
ALSO PRESENT: Joseph Lanteri, Disability Retirement Unit
Annette Sadlowski, Supervisor Disability Retirement Unit
Please note that all of the following hearings held in front of the Medical Examining Board were held in executive session as the focus of such hearings is the medical condition of each disability retirement applicant.
DEBRA BEAVERS D- 10025 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Debra Beavers for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
RENE BRUCE D- 10437 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to table the application of Rene Bruce for a Disability Retirement pending receipt of additional medical information. Motion approved unanimously.
JAMELL COTTO D- 10174 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Jamell Cotto for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously
ROSENA DANIELS D- 10235 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Rosena Daniels for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
KEITH DAUCH D- 10360 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Keith Dauch for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GARY DAZY D- 10347 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Gary Dazy for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
Michael DesFosses D- 9973 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Michael DesFosses for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GLENN DOUGHTY D- 10320 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Glenn Doughty for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
NEIL DULAC D- 10308 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Neil Dulac for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
PATRICIA ERICKSON D- 10159 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Patricia Erickson for a Service-Connected Disabililty Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MARYANN GUILBEAULT D- 10419 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of MaryAnn Guilbeault for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
STEVEN HALL D- 10264 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Steven Hall for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
HARVEY HEBERT D- 10424 SERVICE-CONNECTED(POSTH.)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Harvey Hebert for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
WILLIAM KEHOE D- 10366 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of William Kehoe for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
EDGARDO KERCADO D- 10324 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Edgardo Kercado for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
KIMBERLY LAFLAMME D- 10101 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Kimberly LaFlamme for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
ADELE MAZZACANE D- 9780 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Adele Mazzacane for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MARGARET MCKISSICK D- 10303 CHANGE TO NON-S/C
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Margaret McKissick for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
KAREN O'KEEFE D- 10330 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Karen O'Keefe for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
ERNEST PEPPERS MD- 1322 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Ernest Peppers for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GEORGE REARDON D- 10281 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of George Reardon for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
DONNA RICHARDS D- 10341 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Donna Richards for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
VENESA SANCHEZ-DINATALE D- 10333 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Venesa Sanchez-Dinatale for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
BEVERLY SMITH D- 10339 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Beverly Smith for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MICHELINE SMITH D- 10307 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Micheline Smith for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
THOMAS THOMPSON D- 10246 CHANGE TO NON-S/C
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Thomas Thompson for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
ANA TRAMMELL D- 9463 SERVICE-CONNECTED (APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Ana Trammell for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
THOMAS WHITAKER MD- 1316 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Thomas Whitaker for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
PATRICIA WILLIAMSON D- 10319 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Patricia Williamson for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
EDWARD ALGER D-9658 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Edward Alger. Motion approved unanimously.
DEBORAH CAMPBELL D-8122 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Deborah Campbell. Motion approved unanimously.
BARBARA CARLSON D-9610 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Barbara Carlson. Motion approved unanimously.
RICHARD FARMER D-9672 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Richard Farmer. Motion approved unanimously.
RAQUEL FIGUEROA-HEATH D-9361 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Raquel Figueroa-Heath. Motion approved unanimously.
DENISE HOWE D-9055 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Denise Howe. Motion approved unanimously.
IVARS MAIDELIS D-9714 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disabilityretirement of Ivars Maidelis. Motion approved unanimously.
PAMELA MONTAGUE D-8342 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disabilityretirement of Pamela Montague. Motion approved unanimously.
TERRY NORTON D-9680 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disabilityretirement of Terry Norton. Motion approved unanimously.
MERCEDES ORTIZ D-8214 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Mercedes Ortiz. Motion approved unanimously.
DANIEL POLONIS D-9432 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Daniel Polonis. Motion approved unanimously.
STEVEN REID D-9434 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Steven Reid. Motion approved unanimously.
PATRICIA STONE D-8775 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Patricia Stone. Motion approved unanimously.
RICHARD SUGGS D-9508 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Richard Suggs. Motion approved unanimously.
LINDA THOMAS D-9669 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Linda Thomas. Motion approved unanimously.
RENEE TOLLIVER D-9622 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Renee Tolliver. Motion approved unanimously.
E. ANGELA TROXLER D-9702 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of E. Angela Troxler. Motion approved unanimously.
MARY VASHALIFSKI D-5856 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Sampson, to continue the disability retirement of Mary Vashalifski. Motion approved unanimously.
(Whereupon, the meeting was adjourned)

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