College Catalog
Advisory Committees

School of Health Sciences

Cardiorespiratory and Emergency Medicine

Rene Bloomer, Cardiology Department, Veteran's Hospital, Albany, NY

Scott L. Bowman, Valatie Rescue Squad, Valatie, NY

Stephen Brady, MD, FACC, FSCAI, Loudonville, NY

William Carey, Director, Respiratory Care, Veterans Medical Center, Albany, NY

Damian R. Compa, MD, Medical Director, WellPoint, Clifton Park, NY

Michael Della Rocco, Chief, Schenectady Fire Department, Schenectady, NY

Sandy Dykens, Director of Respiratory, Pathways Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Clifton Park, NY

Jonathan S. Halpert, MD, FACEP, REMT-P, Delmar, NY

Eric Lenn Hanchett, Training Manager, Clifton Park & Halfmoon Emergency Corps, Schuylerville, NY

Thomas R. Harvie, RRT/CPFT, Northeast Center for Special Care, Menands, NY

Scott B. Heller, Director of Emergency Management, Albany Medical Center, Clifton Park, NY

Joseph D. Henkel, Hoosic Valley Rescue Squad and City of Troy Fire Department, Troy, NY

Craig Hilligas, Director of Sales, Northeast Ventilator Rentals, Albany, NY

Andrea Horowitz, Substance Abuse Clinician, the Brien Center, Valatie, NY

Raymond Hughes III, REMT-P, Supervisor, Colonie EMS Dept., Latham, NY

Dale G. Lingenfelter, Niskayuna Fire Dept., Niskayuna, NY

Sandra J. Mahoney, West Glens Falls Emergency Squad, Queensbury, NY

Paul Markowicz, National Healing Corp., Rensselaer, NY

Barbara May-McDermott, RN, BSN, CCRN, RCIS, Glens Falls Hospital, Queensbury, NY

Angela McCall, Manager, Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, NY

Tim Mirabile, Executive Director, Regional Emergency Medical Organization, Albany, NY

John Morley, Medical Director, Office of Health Systems Management, Albany, NY

William Olewnick, Invasive Cardiology, St. Peter's Health Care Services, Albany, NY

John Oliver, Troy, NY

Michael Riley, Respiratory Care Department, Northeast Health, Troy, NY

Dean Romano, Regional Emergency Medical Organization of the Hudson and Mohawk Valley, Albany, NY

Jonathan Rosen, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Raymond Scaringe, Supervisor Respiratory Care, Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, NY

Scott R. Skinner, McCormack Fire Headquarters, Watervliet Fire Dept., Watervliet, NY

Thomas Smith, Pulmonary/Critical Care, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Keith R. Snyder, Cheif of Operations, Saratoga Emergency, Saratoga Springs, NY

Mark H. Spiezio, Cambridge Valley Rescue Squad, Cambridge, NY

Christopher W. Torino, Director, Respiratory Care, Saratoga Hospital, Corinth, NY

Vickie Tower, Director, Cardiopulmonary, Sleep & Wellness Services, Seton Health Systems, Johnsonville, NY

Philip S. Tyler, Jr., Guilderland EMS, Mechanicville, NY

Raymond Walsh, Pediatric Critical Care, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

William Wenzell, Capital Region Sleep Wake Disorder Center, Albany, NY

Dental Hygiene

Jeffrey Adams, D.D.S., Troy, NY

Michael Breault, D.D.S., Schenectady, NY

Martha M. Cioffi, RDH, Troy, NY

Geri R. Feeder, RDH, Hudson Falls, NY

Laurie Gambee, RDH, Kinderhook, NY

Robert H. Hill II, D.D.S., Averill Park, NY

Barbara Hood, RDH, Watervliet, NY

Robert G. Kewely, R.Ph., CGP, Troy, NY

Thomas Lanka, Galway, NY

Terri Lewis, RDH, Germantown, NY

Michelle Palandrani, RDH, Ticonderoga, NY

Sharlene Ryan, RDH, Glenmont, NY

Michael Sbuttoni, D.D.S., Albany, NY

John C. Schummer, D.D.S., Scotia, NY

Donna M. Smith, Waterford, NY

Marjorie W. Wood, Latham, NY

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Bernice Doring, Chief Sonographer, Albany OB & GYN, Albany, NY

Diane Gulbrandsen, Echocardiography Student, Hudson Valley Community College, Saratoga Springs, NY

Ronald S. Karo, Staff Radiologist, St. Mary's Hospital, Troy, NY

Rebecca King, Manager of Medical Imaging, Benedictine Hospital, Kingston, NY

Elizabeth Malloy, Clarksburg, MA

Michael Masone, Operations Manager, Capital Imaging Associates, Latham, NY

Peter J. Schuman, Jr., Supervisor Physician Assistant, Medical Imaging, St. Peter's Hospital, West Sand Lake, NY


Jamie Conklin, RDCS, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY

Steven Fein, Cardiologist, Echocardiography Dept., Albany Medical Center, Delmar, NY

Christine Gosstola, R.N., BSN, St. Peter's Hospital, Delmar, NY

Daniela A. Malinowski, R.R.T., R.D.C.S., Staff Sonographer, Albany Assoc Cardiology, Albany, NY

Mortuary Science

Sharon D'Ambrosio, Manager, Babcock Funeral Home, Inc., Ravena, NY

Paul M. Dietrich, Hudson Falls, NY

Vincent C. Fronczek, Watervliet, NY

Ellen McNulty, Manager, McNulty Funeral Home, Green Island, NY

Joseph Turcotte, Manager, Flynn Bros. Funeral Homes, Schuylerville, NY


Karen Clement-O'Brien, DNP RN, Chair Division of Nursing, Southern Vermont College, Bennington, VT

Deena Gill, Warrensburg, NY

Mary Jo LaPosta, Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer, Saratoga Hospital, Saratoga Springs, NY

Mary Ellen Plass, Schenectady, NY

Denise Ringer, Director of Education and Organizational Development, St. Peter's Health Care Services, Albany, NY

Barbara Ann Smith, Nursing Education Consultant, Glenmont, NY

Deanna Spendiff, Cohoes, NY

Kathleen Sweener, Ph.D., CASAC, Executive Director of Student Development and Wellness, Hudson Valley Community College, Troy, NY

Vivian Tortorici, Malta, NY


Heather C. Comora, Pulmonary Physicians of Saratoga Sleep Disorders Center, Wilton, NY

Nancy A. Finn, Clinical Neurophysiology Lab Manager, Albany Medical Center, Old Chatham, NY

Anthony F.X. Fusco, NYS Workers Compensation Board, Glenville, NY

Barbara M. Hildebrand, V.A. Medical Center, Schenectady, NY

Siobhan Kuhar, MD, Ph.D., Albany ENT and Allergy Services, Albany, NY

Paula Raymond, Clinical Supervisor, St. Peter's Sleep Center, St. Peter's Hospital, Albany, NY

Kerry Sumner, Director of Respiratory, Sleep Lab and Neurodiagnostics, Glens Falls Hospital, Corinth, NY

Denise Whitehouse, Ellis Medicine Sleep Disorders Center, Schenectady, NY

Nancy M. Wilcox, Sleep Network of New York, Northville, NY

Radiologic Technology

Donna Alberry, Radiology Supervisor, St. Peter's Hospital, Voorheesville, NY

Scott Dexter, OB-GYN Physician High Risk, Albany Medical Center, Saratoga Springs, NY

Margaret Ewart, BS, RT, Troy, NY

Peter Karis, Patient Care Services Director, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY

Rhonda Makoske, Manager of Medical Imaging, Columbia Memorial Hospital, Hudson, NY

Michael Masone, Operations Manager, Capital Imaging Associates, Latham, NY

Patti Nazarko, Administrative Director Medical Imaging, St. Mary's Hospital, Troy, NY

Robert Rapoport, Northeast Medical Imaging, Delmar, NY

Patricia F. Rupp, Sr. Radiologic Tech. Medical Imaging, Seton Health, Troy, NY

Jacqueline Spencer, Clinical Educator, Stratton VA Medical Center, Valatie, NY

Michael Whalen, Administrator, Albany Advanced Imaging, Albany, NY