THE STATE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT / THE UNIVERSITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK / ALBANY, NY 12234

 

 

 

 

 

TO:

The Honorable the Members of the Board of Regents

FROM:

Johanna Duncan-Poitier

COMMITTEE:

Higher Education and Professional Practice

TITLE OF ITEM:

Appointments and Reappointments of Members to the State Boards for the Professions; Appointments and Reappointments of Extended Members to the State Boards for the Professions for Service on Licensure Disciplinary and/or Licensure Restoration and Moral Character Panels; and Appointments and Reappointments of Members to the State Committee for Professional Assistance

DATE OF SUBMISSION:

February 27, 2004

PROPOSED HANDLING:

Approval (Consent Agenda)

RATIONALE FOR ITEM:

Required by Section 6508(4) of the Education Law

STRATEGIC GOAL:

Goal 3

AUTHORIZATION(S):

 

 

SUMMARY:

 

            Attached for your consideration and approval are the proposed appointments and reappointments of members to the State Boards for the Professions; appointments and reappointments of extended members to the State Boards for the Professions for service on licensure disciplinary and/or licensure restoration and moral character panels; and appointments and reappointments of members to the State Committee for Professional Assistance.

 

VOTED:  That the recommended appointments and reappointments of members to the State Boards for the Professions; appointments and reappointments of extended members to the State Boards for the Professions for service on licensure disciplinary and/or licensure restoration and moral character panels; and appointments and reappointments of members to the State Committee for Professional Assistance are approved.

 


 

Table 1 of 2

 

Proposed Appointments and Reappointments of Members to the State Boards for the Professions

Board Name, Type of Proposed Action, Candidate's Name, Residential Address,
and Judicial District


Candidate's Current Employer, Address and Judicial District



Proposed
Term

Highest and/or Professional
Degree(s) Earned,
Member Type, and
Licensure Specifics

 

State Board for Chiropractic

(Appointments)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Humayun J. Chaudhry
Commack, NY 11725
Judicial District X

 

New York College of   Osteopathic Medicine

Northern Boulevard
Old Westbury, NY 11568
Judicial District X

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  S.M., health care management, Harvard University (MA);

D.O., osteopathic medicine, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine;

M.S., anatomy, New York University; and

B.A., biology, New York University

Profession:  Osteopathy
Licensed in 1993
License #194350 (D.O.)

 

 

Stephen T. Eble
Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
Judicial District IX

 

Mt. Kisco Chiropractic Center

Suite 204
101 South Bedford Road
Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
Judicial District IX

National Board of Chiropractic Examiners

901 54th Avenue
Greeley, CO 80634

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  D.C., chiropractic, New York Chiropractic College; and

B.S., biology, St. Johnís University

Profession:  Chiropractic
Licensed in 1982
License #002947

 

 

Jay A. Okin
Rye Brook, NY 10573
Judicial District IX

 

Dr. Jay A. Okin, PC
40 West 72nd Street
New York, NY 10023
Judicial District I

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  D.C., chiropractic, New York Chiropractic College

Profession:  Chiropractic
Licensed in 1971
License #001807

 

 

 

 

State Board for Chiropractic

(Appointments) - continued

 

 

 

 

 

 

Todd R. Olson
Pelham, NY 10803
Judicial District IX

 

Department of Anatomy & Structural Biology

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
Judicial District XII

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  Ph.D., human anatomy and morphology, St. Thomasí Hospital Medical School (England);

M.A., paleontology, University of California; and

B.A., paleontology and biological anthropology, University of California

 

Educator with doctorate in anatomy

 

 

State Board for Massage Therapy

(Appointment)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cheryl A. Flynn
Syracuse, NY 13210
Judicial District V

 

Department of Family Medicine

SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse

475 Irving Avenue, #200
Syracuse, NY  13210
Judicial District V

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  M.D., medicine, John Hopkins University School of Medicine (MD);

M.S., epidemiology, Medical College of Wisconsin Graduate School; and

B.A., chemistry, Bryn Mawr College (PA)

Profession:  Medicine
Licensed in 1998
License #212104

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

State Board for Medicine (Reappointment)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nathan G. Kase
New York, NY 10029
Judicial District I

 

Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

Box 1025

1 Gustave L. Levy Place
New York, NY  10029
Judicial District I

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  M.D., medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons

Profession:  Medicine
Licensed in 1957
License #078921

 

 

State Board for Nursing (Appointment)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prissana Alston
Dix Hills, NY 11746
Judicial District X

 

Silvercrest Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation

Briarwood, NY  11445
Judicial District XI

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  M.A., nursing administration, Teacherís College of Columbia University; and

B.S., nursing, Long Island University

Profession:  Registered Professional Nursing

Licensed in 1984
License #367761

 

 

State Board for Podiatry (Reappointments)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bob S. Biller
Oceanside, NY 11572
Judicial District X

 

Self-employed (podiatrist):

756 East Park Avenue
Long Beach, NY 11561
Judicial District X

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  D.P.M., podiatry, New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Profession:  Podiatry
Licensed in 1978
License #002835

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

State Board for Podiatry (Reappointments) - continued

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jignasa Joshi
Roslyn, NY 11576
Judicial District X

 

Self-employed (podiatrist):

33 West 125th Street
New York, NY 10027
Judicial District I

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  D.P.M., podiatry, New York College of Podiatric Medicine; and

L.M.P. (licensed medical practitioner), medicine, Nature Cure Medical College (India)

Profession:  Podiatry
Licensed in 1990
License #004752

 

 

Donna T. Landi
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Judicial District II

 

Self-employed (podiatrist):

122 Mulberry Street, #3N
New York, NY 10029
Judicial District I

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  D.P.M., podiatry, Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine

Profession:  Podiatry
Licensed in 1981
License #003206

 

 

Richard Montag
Melville, NY 11747
Judicial District X

 

Self-employed (podiatrist):

Suite LB-5
100 Washington Street
Hempstead, NY 11550
Judicial District X

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  D.P.M., podiatry, New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Profession:  Podiatry
Licensed in 1969
License #002288

 

 

State Board for Public Accountancy (Reappointments)

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Joseph Hasso
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Judicial District III

 

Financial Reporting Bureau

New York State Office of the
   State Comptroller

State Street
Albany, NY 12234
Judicial District III

 

May 1, 2004 to April 30, 2009

Degree:  B.B.A., accounting, Siena College

Profession:  Certified Public Accountancy

Licensed in 1986
License #053812

 

 

 

 

 

State Board for Public Accountancy (Reappointments) - continued

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nicholas J. Mastracchio, Jr.
Glenville, NY 12325
Judicial District IV

SUNY at Albany
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222
Judicial District III

May 1, 2004 to April 30, 2009

Degree:  Ph.D., accounting, Union College;

M.S., accounting, SUNY at Albany; and

B.A.A., accounting, Siena College

Profession:  Certified Public Accountancy

Licensed in 1969
License #026738

 

 

State Board for Respiratory Therapy (Appointment)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul L. Goldiner
Larchmont, NY 10538
Judicial District IX

Mt. Sinai School of

   Medicine

Mt. Sinai Medical Center

1 Gustave Levy Place
New York, NY 10029
Judicial District I

 

Borough of Manhattan

   Community College

199 Chambers Street
New York, NY 10007

Judicial District I

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  M.D., medicine, New York University; and

D.D.S., dentistry, Northwestern University (IL)

Profession:  Medicine
Licensed in 1967
License #098753

 

 

 


Table 2 of 2

 


Proposed Appointments and Reappointments of Extended Members to the State Board for the Professions for Service on Licensure Disciplinary and/or Licensure Restoration and Moral Character Panels; and Proposed Appointments and Reappointments of Members to the State Committee for Professional Assistance

Board Name, Type of Proposed Action, Candidate's Name, Residential Address,
and Judicial District

 

Candidate's Current Employer, Address and Judicial District



Proposed
Term

Highest and/or Professional
Degree(s) Earned,
Member Type, and
Licensure Specifics

 

State Board for Athletic Trainers

(Appointment of Extended Member to Serve on Licensure Disciplinary, Licensure Restoration, and Moral Character Panels)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Louann Kuntz
Albany, NY 12208
Judicial District III

Outpatient Physical Therapy
Albany Medical Center

    Hospital,  MC-182
618 Central Avenue
Albany, NY 12206
Judicial District III

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  M.Ed., health education, Trenton State College (NJ);

B.S., physical therapy, Russell Sage College; and

B.S., physical education and health, Lock Haven University (PA)

Profession:  Athletic Training
Licensed in 1997
License #000001 (A.T.)
      and #013216 (P.T.)

 

 

State Board for Massage Therapy

(Appointment of Extended Member to Serve on Licensure Disciplinary, Licensure Restoration, and Moral Character Panels)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cynthia R. Black
Newfield, NY 14867
Judicial District VI

 

Self-employed (massage therapist):

66 Van Buskirk Gulf Road
Newfield, NY 14867
Judicial District VI

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  B.S., health education, State University College at Cortland; and

certificate, massage, Florida School of Massage

Profession:  Massage Therapy
Licensed in 1991
License #005216

 

 

State Board for Medicine

(Reappointments of Extended Members to Serve on Licensure Restoration and Moral Character Panels)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charles C. Gibbs
Rainbow Lake, NY 12976
Judicial District IV

 

Adirondack Anesthesia Services, PC

P.O. Box 890
Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Judicial District IV

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  M.D., medicine, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse

Profession:  Medicine
Licensed in 1978
License #136590

 

 

Ralph J. Lucariello
Bronxville, NY 10708
Judicial District IX

Medical Village at

   Bronx River
4170 Bronx Boulevard
Bronx, NY 10466
Judicial District XII

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  M.D., medicine, Georgetown University (DC)

Profession:  Medicine
Licensed in 1952
License #072852

 

State Board for Optometry

(Reappointments of Extended Members to Serve on Licensure Disciplinary, Licensure Restoration, and Moral Character Panels)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Murray Fingeret
Hewlett, NY 11557
Judicial District X

 

St. Albans Veterans Administration Hospital

Linden Blvd. & 179th Street
St. Albans, NY 11425
Judicial District XI

Externship Program
SUNY College of Optometry

100 East 24th Street
New York, NY  10010
Judicial District I

-more-

 

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

 

Degree:  M.A. and O.D., optometry, New England College of Optometry (MA)

Profession:  Optometry
Licensed in 1976
License #003496

 

 

State Board for Optometry

(Reappointments of Extended Members to Serve on Licensure Disciplinary, Licensure Restoration, and Moral Character Panels) - continued

 

 

 

 

 

 

Murray Fingeret - continued

 

Externship Program
Pennsylvania College of

    Optometry
8360 Old York Road
Elkins Park, PA 19027

 

 

 

William F. OíConnell
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Judicial District IX

Low Vision Services
The Lighthouse
44 Church Street
White Plains, NY 10601
Judicial District IX

New York Medical College
Basic Medical Sciences Building, Room 647
Valhalla, NY 11595

Judicial District IX

SUNY College of Optometry
33 West 42nd Street
New York, NY 10036
Judicial District I

April 1, 2004 to March 31, 2009

Degree:  O.D., optometry, Pennsylvania College of Optometry

Profession:  Optometry

Licensed in 1979

License #003775

 

State Board for Professional Assistance

(Appointments)

 

 

 

 

 

 

K. Balasubramanian
Latham, NY 12110
Judicial District III

 

Retired

 

March 23, 2004 to March 22, 2009

Degree:  M.B.A., business administration, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Public Member

 

 

State Board for Professional Assistance

(Appointments) - continued

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annie B. Smoke
Dewitt, NY 13021
Judicial District V

SUNY Health Science

    Center at Syracuse
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210
Judicial District V

 

March 23, 2004 to March 22, 2009

Degree:  A.S., applied science, Auburn Community College

Public Member

 

Licensed in 1982

License #345157 (R.N.)

 

 

Richard T. Young
Hoosick Falls, NY 12090
Judicial District III

Retired

 

March 23, 2004 to March 22, 2009

Degree:  B.S., pharmacy, Fordham University

Public Member

 

Licensed in 1967

License #026785 (pharmacy)

 

State Board for Professional Assistance

(Reappointments)

 

 

 

 

 

 

David W. Bowie
Albany, NY 12203
Judicial District III

Retired

 

January 1, 2004 to December 31, 2008

Degree:  M.A., urban studies, Occidental College (CA); and

B.A., sociology, California State University at Los Angeles

Public Member

 

 

Edward R. Hammock
Queens, NY 11433
Judicial District XI

Private practice
(attorney at law):

130-30 31st Ave., Suite 700
Flushing, NY 11354
Judicial District XI

 

May 1, 2003 to April 30, 2008

Degree:  LL.B. and J.D., law, St. Johnís University

Public Member

 

 

John G. Knowles
Tully, NY 13159
Judicial District V

Peace, Inc.
217 South Salina Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Judicial District V

 

January 1, 2004 to December 31, 2008

Degree:  B.S., health services administration, Empire State College

Public Member

 

 

 

 

State Board for Professional Assistance

(Reappointments) - continued

 

 

 

 

 

 

Suzanne Stanton
Syracuse, NY 13205
Judicial District V

Retired

 

January 1, 2004 to December 31, 2008

Degree:  R.N. certificate, nursing, Rochester Psychiatric School of Nursing; and

B.S., community health, emphasis on alcoholism, Empire State College

Public Member

 

Licensed in 1956

License #135629 (R.N.)