New York State Academy of Dentistry

19-02 Whitestone Expressway, Suite 204
Whitestone, NY 11357
Phone: (718) 747-3353
Fax: (718) 747-3355

Governance

The Governance of the NYSAGD consists of an Executive Council (current officers) and a Board of Trustees (Area VP's, Officers, Committee Chairs). Meetings are held 4 times during the year.

2018 Board of Trustee and Executive Council Meeting Dates

Board of Trustees Executive Council
Thursday, March 8, 2018     Thursday, February 15, 2018
Thursday, May 31, 2018    Thursday, May 24, 2018
Thursday, October 4, 2018 Thursday, September 13, 2018
Thursday, December 13, 2018 Thursday, December 6, 2018
   

 

2018 Officers

 President 
 Brian Ciporin, DDS, FAGD
 Glendale, NY
 President-Elect
 Karthilde Appolon, DDS
 New York, NY 
 Vice President
 Louis Bartimmo, DDS (Interim)
 Manhasset, NY
 Treasurer
 Teresa Skalyo, DDS, FAGD
 Geneva, NY
 Secretary
 Shahram Shekib, DDS, FAGD, FICD,  FAADS, FPFA, FACD
 Brooklyn, NY
 Editor 
 Janice Pliszczak, DDS, MAGD
 Syracuse, NY 
 National Trustee
 Abe Dyzenhaus, DDS, FAGD 
 Jackson Heights, NY
 Regional Director 
 Ira Levine, DDS, FAGD
 Scarsdale, NY 
 Immediate Past President 
 James Keenan, DDS, MAGD 
 Brooklyn, NY 

 

2018 NYSAGD Committees  

Audit
Dr. Joseph DiDonato
Dr. Athur Volker
Dr. Teresa Skalyo, Consultant
 
Budget & Finance
Dr. Teresa Skalyo, Chair
Dr. Brian Ciporin
Dr. Lorna Flamer-Caldera
Dr. Joel Goldenberg
Dr. Binod Verma
Dr. James Keenan
Dr. Karthilde Appolon
 
Bylaws
Dr. Robert Margolin, Chair
Dr. Nathan Hershkowitz
Dr. Berry Stahl
Dr. Kay Oen
Dr. Muhammed Kasem
Dr. Karthilde Appolon, Ex Officio
Dr. Stephen Akseizer, Ex Officio
 
Communications
Dr. Janice Pliszczak, Editor
Dr. Stephen Akseizer, Webmaster
Dr. Joel Goldenberg
Dr. Seung-Hee Rhee
Dr. Shahram Shekib, Ex Officio
Dr. Karthilde Appolon, Ex Officio
Dr. Binod Verma, PIO
Mrs. Paula Bostick, Business Manager
 
Credentials
Dr. Lorna Flamer- Caldera, Chair
Dr. Louis Bartimmo
Dr. Binod Verma
Dr. Kay Oen
Dr. Shahram Shekib, Ex Officio
 
Dental Care & Governmental Affairs
Dr. Shahram Shekib, Chair
Dr. Stephen Akseizer
Dr. Binod Verma
Dr. Teresa Skalyo
Dr. Nathan Hershkowitz
 
Dental Education
Dr. James Keenan, Chair
Dr. Shahram Shekib, Co-chair
Dr. Kay Oen
Dr. Arthur Volker
Dr. Janice Pliszczak
Dr. Nathan Hershkowitz
Dr. Stephen Akseizer
Dr. Ira Levine
Dr. Teresa Skalyo, Ex Officio
Dr. Louis Bartimmo, Ex Officio
Empire State Masters Program
Dr. Kay Oen, Co- Chair
Dr. Janice Pliszczak Co-Chair
Dr. Shahram Shekib
 
Group Benefits
Dr. Philip Epstein, Chair
Dr. Stephen Akseizer
Dr. Teresa Skalyo
Dr. Joseph DiDonato
 
Membership
Dr. Arthur Volker, Chair
Dr. Joel Goldenberg
Dr. Seung-Hee Rhee
Dr. Abe Dyzenhaus
Dr. Philip Epstein
Dr. Shahram Shekib
Dr. Nathan Hershkowitz
Dr. Karthilde Appolon, Ex Officio
 
New Dentist
Dr. Seung-Hee Rhee, Chair
Dr. Joel Goldenberg
Dr. Ira Levine
Dr. Robert Margolin
Dr. Kay Oen
 
PACE
Dr. Nathan Hershkowitz, Chair
Dr. Philip Epstein
Dr. Louis Bartimmo
Dr. Karthilde Appolon
Dr. James Keenan, Ex Offcio
 
Strategic Planning
Dr. Karthilde Appolon, Chair
Dr. Lorna Flamer-Caldera
Dr. Joseph DiDonato
Dr. Berry Stahl
Dr. Louis Bartimmo, Ex Officio
 
Parliamentarian
Dr. Stephen Akseizer
 
Public Information Officer
Dr. Binod Verma, Officer
 
Public Information Ad-Hoc Committee
Dr. Binod Verma, Chair
Dr. Kay Oen
Dr. Arthur Volker
Dr. Lorna Flamer-Caldera
Dr. Berry Stahl
 
Executive Director
Mrs. Paula Bostick