MINUTES OF MEETING
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD
FRIDAY MAY 27, 2011

A Meeting of the Medical Examining Board was held on Friday, May 27, 2011, in Building #4, at the University of Connecticut's Health Center, 270 Farmington Avenue, Suite #262, Farmington, Connecticut, 06032.

PRESENT: CATHERINE LEWIS, M.D., CHAIRPERSON
OLUREMI ALIYU, M.D., SECRETARY
WILNER SAMSON, M.D.
ABSENT: NONE
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.
SEAN ANDERSON D- 10811 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Sean Anderson for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously
DANNY BROWN D- 10766 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Danny Brown for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
DAVID BURGIO D- 10781 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of David Burgio for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GLORIA CARTER D- 10708 SERVICE-CONN.(POSTHUMOUS)
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Gloria Carter for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
THOMAS DANIELS D- 10886 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Thomas Daniels for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
CATHERINE DICKERSON D- 10785 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Catherine Dickerson for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GINO DIMAURO, JR. D- 10792 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Gino DiMauro, Jr. for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
KIM DOGOLO D- 10787 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Kim Dogolo for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MICHELLE DRENSKI D- 10635 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Michelle Drenski for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
PATRICIA ESPINOZA D- 10716 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Patricia Espinoza for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
REBECCA FRANK D- 10784 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to table the application of Rebecca Frank for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement pending receipt of additional medical information and an appearance before the Medical Examining Board. Motion approved unanimously.
DONNA GALLO D- 10911 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Donna Gallo for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
KENNETH GOWASH D- 10819 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Kenneth Gowash for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
ROBERT GRAHAM MD- 1321 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend denial the application of Robert Graham for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
JOHN HAYDEN MD- 1332 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend denial the application of John Hayden for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
IVORY HEMINGWAY MD- 1369 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Ivory Hemingway for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
VICTORIA HODGE D- 9791 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Victoria Hodge for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MICHAEL HORTON MD- 1373 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Michael Horton for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
DONALD KONOW D- 10767 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Donald Konow for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MUNTEGA MOORE D- 10793 DISABILITY

Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Muntega Moore for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
TINA PHILBRICK D- 10587 SERVICE-CONNECTED(APPEAL)
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Tina Philbrick for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
GEORGE ROBINSON D- 10765 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of George Robinson for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
JEFFREY SCHAEFER D- 10548 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Jeffrey Schaefer for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
MARK STEPHENS D- 10778 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Mark Stephens for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
DOUGLAS SWEENEY D- 10872 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Douglas Sweeney for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
THOMAS WEEKS D- 10623 CHANGE TO NON-S/C
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Thomas Weeks for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
TIMOTHY WHITE D- 10801 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Timothy White for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
EVELYN WILLIAMS D- 10760 SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to table the application of Evelyn Williams for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement pending receipt of additional medical information. Motion approved unanimously.
BRENDA WOMACK D- 10893 DISABILITY
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Brenda Womack for a Disability Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.
RICHARD ANISYK D-10288 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Richard Anisyk. Motion approved unanimously.
CHESTER CEBULSKI D-10239 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Chester Cebulski. Motion approved unanimously.
KAREN COLAVITO D-10065 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Karen Colavito. Motion approved unanimously.
PHILIP DAVIS D-10187 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Philip Davis. Motion approved unanimously.
SANDRA FIORE D-10192 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Sandra Fiore. Motion approved unanimously.
MARIA GONZALEZ D-10181 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Maria Gonzalez. Motion approved unanimously.
GERY JACHIMOWSKI D-10198 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Gery Jachimowski. Motion approved unanimously.
JAMES JACOVINO D-9841 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of James Jacovino. Motion approved unanimously.
SUSAN LACAPRA D-10168 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Susan Lacapra. Motion approved unanimously.
PRISCILLA LEONARD D-9804 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Priscilla Leonard. Motion approved unanimously.
PABLO LOPEZ D-10299 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Pablo Lopez. Motion approved unanimously.
JOHN MEISTER D-10177 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of John Meister. Motion approved unanimously.
BERTCELIS MORALES D-10125 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Bertcelis Morales. Motion approved unanimously.
KIMBERLY MUCCI D-10258 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Kimberly Mucci. Motion approved unanimously.
ANIBAL NIEVES-ROQUE D-9905 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Anibal Nieves-Roque. Motion approved unanimously.
DANIEL SANCHEZ D-10238 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Daniel Sanchez. Motion approved unanimously.
MIGUEL SANTOS D-9754 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Miguel Santos. Motion approved unanimously.
PATRICK SILBAUGH D-10191 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Patrick Silbaugh. Motion approved unanimously.
ALBERT SIRACUSA D-10160 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Albert Siracusa. Motion approved unanimously.
BERNADETTE WELLER D-9993 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW

Dr. Aliyu moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Bernadette Weller. Motion approved unanimously.

(Whereupon, the meeting was adjourned)





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