MINUTES OF MEETING
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD
FRIDAY, November 4, 2016

A Meeting of the Medical Examining Board was held on Friday, November 4, 2016, at the Office of the State Comptroller, 55 Elm Street, Room 208, Hartford, Connecticut, 06106.

PRESENT:
Nikolai Lieders, M.D., CO-CHAIRPERSON
Lynn Rudich, M.D., CO-CHAIRPERSON
Richard Blum, M.D.

ABSENT:
Kamel Ghandour, M.D.
Manny Katsetos, M.D.
Amarjeet Dargan, M.D.
Debra Pollack, M.D.

OTHERS PRESENT:
Annette Sadlowski, Supervisor, Disability Retirement Unit
Tanya Jasper, Disability Retirement Unit

Please note that a portion of the meeting was conducted in executive session as the focus of the meeting was the medical condition(s) of each Disability Retirement applicant.

CALL TO ORDER

The Chairperson called meeting to order at 9:26 am.

Dr. Rudich motioned to go into the Executive Session to discuss medical condition(s) related to the applications for Disability Retirement, seconded by Dr. Blum at 9:27 am. Members of the Retirement Services Division were allowed to remain.

Dr. Rudich motioned to come out of Executive Session, seconded by Dr. Blum at 11:51 AM.

GRACIELA CAISSE     D-10791     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Graciela Caisse. Motion approved unanimously.

TERRANCE CALLINAN     D-11061     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Terrance Callinan. Motion approved unanimously.

VIVIANA CARDONA     D-11142     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Viviana Cardona. Motion approved unanimously.

CHANTEL CARTER     D-10293     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to deny continuation of the disability retirement of Chantel Carter. Motion approved unanimously.

JOSEPH COLELLA, JR.     D-11240     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to deny continuation of the disability retirement of Joseph Colella, Jr. Motion approved unanimously.

DOREEN DEPAIVA     D-11172     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Doreen Depaiva. Motion approved unanimously.

PAUL DELAURIERS     D-10904     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Paul Delauriers. Motion approved unanimously.

KRISTEN DEVOE     D-11382     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Kristen DeVoe. Motion approved unanimously.

LINDA DYKMAN     D-11369     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Linda Dykman. Motion approved unanimously.

MONIQUE FALZONE     D-11283     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Ghandour, to deny continuation of the disability retirement of Monique Falzone. Motion approved by unanimously.

RAFAEL FELICIANO     D-11121     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to deny continuation of the disability retirement of Rafael Feliciano. Motion approved unanimously.

DIANNA JONES     D-11094     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Dianna Jones. Motion approved unanimously.

DOUGLAS LAVERY     D-10869     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Douglas Lavery. Motion approved unanimously.

VICTOR LOFFREDO     D-11370     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Victor Loffredo. Motion approved unanimously.

MICHAEL MCGAUGHAN     D-11338     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to deny continuation of the disability retirement of Michael McGaughan. Motion approved unanimously.

RAYMOND MIGLIARO, JR.     D-10988     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Raymond Migliaro, Jr. Motion approved unanimously.

PETER MULARSKI     D-10298     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Peter Mularski. Motion approved unanimously.

WILLIAM MYRICK     D-10896     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of William Myrick. Motion approved unanimously.

ROSA PALOMO     D-11399     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Rosa Palomo. Motion approved unanimously.

ANDREW PERCY     D-10995     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Andrew Percy. Motion approved unanimously.

ANNMARIE PISANI     D-10961     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Annmarie Pisani. Motion approved unanimously.

DORIS ROBERTSON     D-11190     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Doris Robertson. Motion approved unanimously.

JEANNINE SALVATORE     D-11137     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Jeannine Salvatore. Motion approved unanimously.

ERIC SINNAMON     D-11329     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Eric Sinnamon. Motion approved unanimously.

JANINE SOMA     D-11326     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Janine Soma. Motion approved unanimously.

TARRY STAFFORD     D-11331     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to deny continuation of the disability retirement of Tarry Stafford. Motion approved unanimously.

SANDRA STAVENS     D-11318     CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Blum moved, seconded by Dr. Lieders, to continue the disability retirement of Sandra Stavens. Motion approved unanimously.

ADJOURNMENT:

Dr. Rudich moved, seconded by Dr. Blum to adjourn the meeting at 11:56 am.

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