MINUTES OF MEETING
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD
FRIDAY FEBRUARY 26, 2010

A Meeting of the Medical Examining Board was held on Friday, February 26, 2010, 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.
ABSENT: ALBERT ARIAS, M.D.
OLUREMI ALIYU, 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.
PATRICIA ARGENTA D- 10519
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Patricia Argenta for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
DEBORAH BLEAU D- 10492 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Deborah Bleau for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GWENDOLYN BRUNSON D- 10539 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Gwendolyn Brunson for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GIUSEPPE CAPPELLO MD- 1335 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Giuseppe Cappello for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
VINCENT CAREY D- 10476 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Vincent Carey for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MINDY CARSON D- 10544 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to table the application of Mindy Carson for a Disability Retirement pending receipt of additional medical information. Motion approved unanimously.
VALERIE CURRY D- 10484 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Valerie Curry for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
STANLEY DAPKUS D- 10509 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Stanley Dapkus for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GLENN DOUGHTY D- 10320 DISABILITY(APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Glenn Doughty for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
KAREN DUBE D- 10363 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Karen Dube for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
LORNA DUMONT D- 10399 DISABILITY(CONT'D)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Lorna Dumont for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MICHAEL FISHER D- 10579 DISABILITY(POSTHUMOUS)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Michael Fisher for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
PAUL LIQUORI MD- 1312 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Paul Liquori for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
THOMAS MCCORMACK D- 10603 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Thomas McCormack for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
KATHLEEN MCCUTCHEON D- 10498 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Kathleen McCutcheon for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
PETER MROWKA D- 10450 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Peter Mrowka for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
TERESA ORTIZ D- 10027 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Teresa Ortiz for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
LINDA PELOSKI D- 10461 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Linda Peloski for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
LORENZO PITRUZZELLO D- 10423 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application to deny the application of Lorenzo Pitruzzello for a Service-Connected Disabilty Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
WAYNE PLAVNICKY D- 10463 CHANGE TO NON-S/C
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Wayne Plavnicky for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
ERMA ROBINSON D- 10454 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Erma Robinson for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
SONIA RODRIGUEZ D- 10573 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Sonia Rodriguez for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
JOSEPH ROMANAUSKAS D- 10321 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Joseph Romanauskas for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
JETHRO RUSSELL D- 10497 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Jethro Russell for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
ELIZABETH SIKORA D- 10438 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Elizabeth Sikora for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
LAWRENCE SMITH D- 10512 DISABILITY
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Lawrence Smith for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
JAMES WATERMAN D- 10381 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of James Waterman for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
DEBORAH BONFETTI D-9257 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Deborah Bonfetti. Motion approved unanimously.
CHRISTOPHER BROCKENBERRY D-9867 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Christopher Brockenberry. Motion approved unanimously.
RICHARD DALPE JR. D-9821 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Richard Dalpe Jr. Motion approved unanimously.
ANGELA HARDAWAY D-9386 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Angela Hardaway. Motion approved unanimously.
KEVIN LUSTY D-9774 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Kevin Lusty. Motion approved unanimously.
MASON MCKIBBEN D-9773 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Mason Mckibben. Motion approved unanimously.
KAREN PELLERIN D-9234 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Karen Pellerin. Motion approved unanimously.
MARY TRUDEL D-9050 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Mary Trudel. Motion approved unanimously.
ANTONIO VALLE-MILETTI D-9874 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Antonio Valle-Miletti. Motion approved unanimously.
DEBRA WRIGHT D-9852 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Debra Wright. Motion approved unanimously.
GINA (DUTIL) LAYMAN D-7215 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to table the continuation of the disability retirement of Gina (Dutil) Layman pending receipt of additional medical information. Motion approved unanimously.

(Whereupon, the meeting was adjourned)


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