At the Annual Meeting of the Board of Directors and Professional Advisory Board on December 3, 2014, election results were announced. We are pleased to inform you of the following:
Board of Directors
Officers: Chairman: Edwin B. George, MD, PhD
President: Peter A. LeWitt, MD
Vice Chairman: William Suminski
Treasurer: Lawrence Millman, CPA
Secretary: Nanette Michaels
New Board Members: Welcome to:
Elizabeth Berlow, MPH, RN, of West Bloomfield, who currently works as a hospice nurse at Great Lakes Caring and Dr. Robert Richard, PhD, of Bay City, retired from NASA, Facilitator of the Flint and Bay County Support Groups.
Re-elected Board members:
3 year terms: David Bartczak, Todd Gardner, Dr. Edwin George, Maxine Meach
2 year term: Joseph Katulic
1 year term: Vincent Marino
Many thanks to Robert Berlow, Esq. and Richard McKnight, Esq. who have relinquished their seats on the Board of Directors. Both have been instrumental in fostering the mission of MPF through their participation in many activities. The April 2015 Facilitator Training will be named in their honor.
Professional Advisory Board
New Members: Welcome to:
Dr. Elizabeth Pickut, MD, MPH, Movement Disorder Specialist, Hauenstein Center, St. Mary Hospital, Grand Rapids
Dr. Danette Taylor, DO, Movement Disorder Specialist, William Beaumont Hospital
Dr. Stuart Blatt, PhD, RPT,
Dr. Timothy Collier, PhD, researcher, Michigan State University
Dr. Doree-Ann Espiritu, MD, geropsychiatrist, Henry Ford Hospital
Dr. Edwin B. George, MD, PhD, movement disorder specialist, WSU and John B. Dingell VA Hospital, Detroit
Dr. Shana Krstevska, MD, movement disorder specialist, Henry Ford Detroit & Troy
Many thanks to Dr. Richard Berchou, PharmD.(WSU School of Medicine - Pharmacy) and Dr. Bradley Evans, MD, (Northern Michigan Neurology, Traverse City) who have stepped down from the PAB.