Dieter Affeln, MD MPH
Medical Director & Medical Review Officer, OEHN
Lisa Anastos, MA, Esq.
Account Management Executive, Coventry
Melissa L. Bell RN BSN CCM
Vice President Managed Care Supervisor, FutureComp
Manijeh Berenji, MD
Occupational Medicine Physician, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Medical Center
Vice President, Clinical Product Development, Coventry
Cynthia Causbie, NBC-HWC, CCM, CWP
President, CC Well-Being, Inc.
Nicholas S. Chrissis, Esq.
Betsy Colón, BSN, CCM
Douglas Comeau DO, CAQSM, FAAFP
Medical Director, Sports Medicine; Director, Concussion Clinic; Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship; Ryan Center for Sports Medicine at Boston University; Boston Medical Center; Head Team Physician, Boston University; Team Physician, Boston College
Ioana Conley, Esq.
Associates, Brooks Law Firm
Letitia K. Davis, Sc.D., Ed.M.
Senior Scientist, Occupational Health Surveillance Program, Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Debra Dyleski-Najjar, Esq.
Najjar Employment Law Group, P.C.
Michael Erdil MD, FACOEM
OEHN, Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, UConn Health
Roberto Feliz, MD
Medical Director Hyde Park Pain Management/Ambulatory Surgical Center Medical Director Boston Pain Clinic
Tracy M. Forde
Wellbeing Program Manager, US National Grid
Danielle Hannigan, RN
Director of Clinical Operations, Private Home Care Services, LLC.
Hon. Sabina T. Herlihy
Administrative Judge, Department of Industrial
Karen Hewitt, BS, MBA
Corporate Wellbeing Sr. Manager-Wellness, Work/Life, EAP, Global Health Resources, Global Business Services, Raytheon Company
Prior to joining Raytheon, Karen was the Director of Prevention and Wellness at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. She was responsible for leading a team of wellness consultants providing data driven and evidence based solutions to clients. Prior to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Karen was a HR Director at Texas Instruments in Massachusetts. She was responsible for Active and Retiree benefits, oversight of the Corporate Fitness Center staff and Wellness programming. Karen has a BS is in Food Science and Dietetics from University of Rhode Island and a MBA with a concentration in Organizational Behavior from Suffolk University. In her work experience she has focused on the value of employee’s health and wellbeing to the bottom line to maximize her influence.
Taylor Horst, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hand & Upper Extremity, Arthroscopic Surgery, Excel Orthopedic Specialists
W. Todd Huston, Esq.
Moriarty & Shay, Associates
Physicians Assistant, Boston Medical Center
Hervey L. Kimball MD MS
Orthopedic Hand Surgeon, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston Sports and Shoulder
Deborah G. Kohl
Partner at Law Offices of Deborah G. Kohl
Kenneth A Larsen, DMin, ABMP
Clinical Psychologist, Department of Medicine, NEBH
For many years he has also been involved in sport psychology as the Baptist has often provided medical management of elite athletes who visit Boston for world cup events including the Boston Marathon. For fifteen years he was on the medical team for the Boston Celtics, and a clinical instructor in the Department of Medicine at the Harvard Medical School. He is past member of the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Psychological Association, Chair of the NEBH Integrative Medicine Council, and co-chair of NEBH’s Institutional Review Board.
He did his undergraduate work at New York University, completed Masters studies in theology and received a Doctorate in Analytical Psychology & Clinical Studies at Andover-Newton, including advanced studies at the CG Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland. He completed residencies at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, and Danvers State Hospital in Massachusetts. His doctoral dissertation in clinical hypnosis was entitled: “”Eidetic Memory Reprocessing – An Investigation of the Neurobiology and Clinical Application of the ‘Trauma Theatre’ with Workers Suffering Co-Morbid PTSD.
Shaunna Lattuca, PT, DPT, OCS
Outpatient Senior Physical Therapist Department of Rehab Therapies Boston Medical Center
Xinning Li, MD
Associate Professor Sports Medicine and Shoulder & Elbow Surgery Boston University School of Medicine - Boston Medical Center Boston University Athletics - Team Physician
Founder and Owner of Unity Surveillance & Investigations, LLC
A.I.M. Mutual Claim Supervisor
Cathy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Connecticut.
Brittany McKenna, MS, CRC
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, VRS Disability Management
Colleen Medlin, PT, DPT, CEAS
Director of Business Development, H Wave
Suzanne L. Miller, MD
Dr. Miller’s clinical interests lie in treating sports medicine injuries of the upper and lower extremity. She has published extensively in medical literature and has several ongoing clinical trials involving shoulder and hamstring injuries. She has a special interest in injury prevention and has developed both ACL and running injury prevention applications.
Edward M. Moriarty, Jr., Esq.
Senior Partner, Moriarty & Associates, P.C.
Stefan C. Muzin, MD
Brett D. Owens, MD
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Brown University Warren Alpert Medical School Director, Rhode Island Cartilage Center Chief, Sports Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI Team Physician: Brown University Athletics, Providence Bruins
Laurie Parsons, WCLA, FCLA
Director of Claim, A.I.M. Mutual Insurance Companies
Robert Paterwic, MEd, CAGS, ARM
Rehabilitation Review Officer, Office of Education and Vocational Rehabilitation (O.E.V.R.)
Bob possess a Master of Education (MEd) and Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study ( C.A.G.S.) in Rehabilitation Counseling from Springfield College. He has earned an Associate in Risk Management (ARM). Bob is an adjunct professor in the Graduate Education Program at American International College.
Sasa Periskic, MD
Founder, Boston Pain Specialists
Alan S. Pierce, Esq.
Pierce, Pierce & Napolitano
Alan is a past chair of the workers’ compensation sections of the American Bar Association, the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys where he served as President in 2004-2005.
He is a past member of the Massachusetts Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council, past editor and contributor to the Journal of Workers’ Compensation and currently hosts a podcast Workers Comp Matters on the Legal Talk Network.
He currently serves as secretary for WILG the Workers Injury Law and Advocacy Group and is a frequent lecturer before various continuing legal education and other organizations.
In 2007 Alan was inducted as a Fellow in the ABA’S College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers.”
Michael Ready, Esq.
Partner Ready, Kiernan & McNally, LLP
Goncalo Rego, Esq.
Law Offices of G. M. Rego
Michael Reinhorn MD, MBA, FACS
Boston Hernia & Pilonidal Center
Catherine L. Reno, RN, BSN, MBA, CCM
Workers Compensation Case Manager
David Rosmarin, MD
Chief of Psychiatric Services, OEHN Director of the Forensic Psychiatry Service, McLean Hospital
Rami R. Rustum, MD
Medical Director, Merrimack Valley Pain Management
Robert B. Saper, MD MPH
Director of the Program for Integrative Medicine and Healthcare Disparities
Buzz Schneider, Esq.
Hassan Serhan, Ph.D.
Distinguished Engineering Fellow, DePuy Synthes Spine, Co-Founder & Treasurer of the I.M.S. Society, Prestige Adjunct Professor Bioengineering Dept., University of Toledo
Pam Sheckler RN, BSN, CCM
Field Case Manager-Medical/ Genex Certified Catastrophic Case Manager, Genex Services
John J. Sheehan, Esq.
Law Office of John J. Sheehan
Andrew Stein, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine Chair of Hand Service, Boston Medical Center
Vincent M. Tentindo, Esq.
Managing Partner, Tentindo, Kendall, Canniff & Keefe, LLP
Andrew Terrono, MD
Chief of the Hand Surgery Service, New England Baptist Hospital; Co-director of the Tufts University Combined Hand Fellowship; Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Tufts University
Senior Resolution Manager – Transition & Contract Service Teams, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.
Eduard Vaynberg, MD
Director of Interventional Pain Management Clinic, Boston Medical Center, Attending Pain Management Physician at New England Baptist Hospital and Boston Outpatient Surgical Suites (BOSS), partner Anesthesia Associates of Massachusetts and New England Pain Management Consultants, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Management, Boston University School of Medicine
Dr. Vaynberg currently combines academic practice at Boston Medical Center where he leads an Interventional Pain Management Clinic and private practice at New England Baptist Hospital and BOSS surgical center.