MINUTES OF MEETING
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD
FRIDAY, October 30, 2015

A Meeting of the Medical Examining Board was held on Friday, October 30, 2015, at the Office of the State Comptroller, 55 Elm Street, Room 208, Hartford, Connecticut, 06106.

PRESENT:
Albert Geetter, M.D., CHAIRPERSON
Nikolai Lieders, M.D.
Richard Blum, M.D.

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


OTHERS PRESENT:
Annette Sadlowski, Supervisor, Disability Retirement Unit
Colin Newman, Assistant Division Director
Antoinette Alt, Ombudsman

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 9:04 am.

Dr. Geetter motioned to go into the Executive Session to discuss medical condition(s) related to the applications for Disability Retirement, seconded by Dr. Blum at 9:06 am. Members of the Retirement Services Division were allowed to remain.

Dr. Geetter motioned to come out of Executive Session, seconded by Dr. Blum at 1:12 PM.

KARLA CAMP     D- 11925     SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Karla Camp's entitlement to Service-Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

WILLIAM DICICCO     MD- 1482     SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve William DiCicco's entitlement to Service-Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

JOSEPH D'IMPERIO     MD- 1454     SERVICE-CONNECTED (RECONSIDERATION)
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Joseph D'Imperio's entitlement to Service-Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

JACQUELINE GLOVER     D- 11909     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Jacqueline Glover's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

PETER HASSELL     D- 12011     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Peter Hassell's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

LARUE HEYWARD D- 11612 NON-SERVICE CONNECTED (RECONSIDERATION)
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve LaRue Heyward's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

EVA HILDEBRAND     D- 11927     SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Eva Hildebrand's entitlement to Service-Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

CRISTINA KEEGAN     D- 11940     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Cristina Keegan's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

WILLIAM LIQUINDOLI     D- 11910     SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve William Liquindoli's entitlement to Service-Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

DORIS MARTIN     D- 11937     SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Doris Martin's entitlement to Service-Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

WANDA MILLEDGE     D- 11788     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED (RECONSIDERATION)
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to table Wanda Milledge's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

DANIEL RACZ     D- 11933     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Daniel Racz's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

JOSEPHINE RIVERA     D- 11907     SERVICE-CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to deny Josephine Rivera's entitlement to Service-Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

DEBRA SEELEN     D- 11826     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to deny Debra Seelen's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

MAXIMO SILVA     D- 11869     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to deny Maximo Silva's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

JUDITH SINGER     D- 11887     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Judith Singer's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

STEVEN SMITH     D- 11884     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve Steven Smith's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

JOHN WALLACE     D- 11806     NON-SERVICE CONNECTED
Dr. Lieders moved, seconded by Dr. Blum, to approve John Wallace's entitlement to Non-Service Connected Retirement. Motion approved unanimously.

ADJOURNMENT:

Dr. Geetter moved, seconded by Dr. Blum to adjourn the meeting at 1:15 p.m.

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