MINUTES OF MEETING
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD
FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 25, 2009

A Meeting of the Medical Examining Board was held on Friday, September 25, 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.
Anthony Anton D- 10315 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Anthony Anton for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Samantha Ballard D- 10397 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Samantha Ballard for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Melissa Bynum-Moody D- 10342 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Melissa Bynum-Moody for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Andra Edwards D- 10369
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Andra Edwards for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Carol Fox MD- 1311 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend denial the application of Carol Fox for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Elizabeth Hall-Hurley D- 10346 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Elizabeth Hall-Hurley for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Bonnie Henderson D- 10219 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Bonnie Henderson for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Evelyn Iglesias D- 10194 Service-Connected(APPEAL)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Evelyn Iglesias for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Ivy Lawrence D- 10306 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Ivy Lawrence for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Thomas Lumb D- 9140 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Thomas Lumb for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Deborah Makowski D- 10455 Disability
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Deborah Makowski for Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Sharon Mann D- 10378 Disability
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Sharon Mann for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Emanuela Mazzotta D- 10310 Disability
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Emanuela Mazzotta for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Ronald McGibony D- 10241 Service-Connected(Cont'd)
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Ronald McGibony for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Theodore Musco MD- 1319 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Theodore Musco for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Amelia O'Connell MD- 1313 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend approval the application of Amelia O'Connell for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Richard Pavlich MD- 1310 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend denial the application of Richard Pavlich for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Miguel Pena D- 10313 Disability
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Miguel Pena for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Thomas Perrelli D- 10389 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Thomas Perrelli for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
John Perry D- 10374 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of John Perry for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Paola Roy D- 10297 Change to Non-S/C
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Paola Roy for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Venesa Sanchez-Dinatale D- 10333 Change to Non-S/C
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Venesa Sanchez-Dinatale for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Georgene Sherman D- 10394 Service-Connected
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to deny the application of Georgene Sherman for a Service-Connected Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
John Soda MD- 1276 Disability
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to recommend denial the application of John Soda for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Patricia Valencia D- 10289 Disability
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Patricia Valencia for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Richard Wojciak D- 10242 Change to Non-S/C
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to approve the application of Richard Wojciak for a Disability Retirement. Motion approve unanimously.
Abdullah Abdul-Rahim D-9627 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Abdullah Abdul-Rahim. Motion approved unanimously.
Phyllis Amado D-9713 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Phyllis Amado. Motion approved unanimously.
Julio Echevarria D-9550 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Julio Echevarria. Motion approved unanimously.
Carmen Everett D-9703 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Carmen Everett. Motion approved unanimously.
Terence Galusha D-9684 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Terence Galusha. Motion approved unanimously.
Laureen Gibb D-9674 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Laureen Gibb. Motion approved unanimously.
Alan Guire D-9608 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Alan Guire. Motion approved unanimously.
Frank Halstead D-9659 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Frank Halstead. Motion approved unanimously.
John Hamilton D-9671 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of John Hamilton. Motion approved unanimously.
Beky Henderson D-9688 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Beky Henderson. Motion approved unanimously.
Susan Mosimann D-9655 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Susan Mosimann. Motion approved unanimously.
Maritza Otero D-9447 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Maritza Otero. Motion approved unanimously.
Kerri Perez D-9689 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Kerri Perez. Motion approved unanimously.
Susan Roman D-9740 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Susan Roman. Motion approved unanimously.
Sandra Slattery D-9686 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Sandra Slattery. Motion approved unanimously.
Carolyn Starkey D-9516 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Carolyn Starkey. Motion approved unanimously.
Linda Sweet D-9435 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Linda Sweet. Motion approved unanimously.
Kathleen Tamborra D-9683 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Kathleen Tamborra. Motion approved unanimously.
Evelyn Vereen D-9598 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Evelyn Vereen. Motion approved unanimously.
Debra Washington D-9521 CONTINUED ENTITLEMENT REVIEW
Dr. Lewis moved, seconded by Dr. Samson, to continue the disability retirement of Debra Washington. Motion approved unanimously.

(Whereupon, the meeting was adjourned)


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