Meeting Information

Updated at 2:41PM, November 26, 2014

239 Causeway Street, Boston, MA  02114
Room 417
December 3, 2014


8:30 a.m.

  • Call to Order
  • Determination of Quorum and Approval of Agenda

8:32 a.m.

  • Presentation: Dr. Mina Paul, Former Board Chair
    • Updates on ADEX and PMP

9:02 a.m.

  • Executive Session (closed to the public)
    • The Board will meet in Executive Session as authorized pursuant to M.G.L. c.30A, § 21(a)(1) for the purpose of discussing the reputation, character, physical condition or mental health, rather than professional competence, of an individual, or to discuss the discipline or dismissal of, or complaints or charges brought against, a public officer, employee, staff member or individual.  
    • Specifically, the Board will discuss and evaluate pending disciplinary complaints that involve patient records and treatment of patients.
    • Specifically, the Board will discuss and evaluate the Good Moral Character of applicants for licensure.

10:30 a.m.  

  • M.G.L.c. 112, §65C Session (closed to the public)

11:00 a.m.  (Lunch Break 12 Noon – 12:45 p.m.)

  • Complaint Resolution—Pending Board Cases
    • DEN-2013-0189: Dr. Ching Ju J. Chang
    • DEN-2013-0190: Dr. Bridget Mackey
    • DEN-2013-0191: Dr. Omar Banday
    • DEN-2013-0192: Dr. Norman Lee
    • DEN-2013-0193: Dr. John Govostes
    • DEN-2013-0194: Dr. Ghyath Alkhalil
    • DEN-2013-0195: Eva DeCarton, RDH
    • DEN-2013-0196: Irina Lozovsky, RDH
    • DEN-2013-0197:  Connie Lau, RDH
    • SA-INV-5933: Dr. Daniel Varallo
    • DEN-2014-0018: Dr. William Papadopoulas
    • DEN-2014-0024: Michelle MacDonald, RDH
    • DEN-2014-0025: Dr. Moftah El-Ghadi
    • DEN-2014-0026: Dr. Kevin Quinn
    • DEN-2014-0103: Christine Fraga, RDH
    • DEN-2014-0102: Dr. Solveig Woychuk

1:15 p.m.

  • Probation Matters
    • DEN-2012-0100: Dr. Steven Lazar: Petition for Reinstatement
    • DEN-2009-0111: Carine Duval, RDH: Petition for Early Termination
    • DEN-2011-0013: Dr. Raffi Merjik: Update

1:45 p.m.

  • Administrative Matters
    • Board Officers Election Discussion
    • Licensee Email Addresses
    • Levying Fines for Regulatory Violations
    • January/ February Meeting Schedule
    • January 21 Regulation Workgroup Meeting
    • Limited License Issues:
      • Number of Licenses Issued Nov. 5 – Dec. 2
      • Dr. Mohamed Magdi Hassan
      • Dr. Raquel Villar
    • Dental Assistant License Issues:
      • Number of Licenses Issued Nov. 5 – Dec. 2
      • Radiation Certification Issues
      • Occupational School Issues
    • Yankee Dental Congress—BORID Update 2015
    • Random CEU Audits

2:40 p.m.

  • Review of General Session Minutes
    • Meeting of September 17, 2014
    • Meeting of October 1, 2014  

2:50 pm

  • Flex Session

3:00 p.m.

  • Adjournment


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