Panel Roster

April 11 to 13, 2005

General and Plastic Surgery Devices Panel



Panel Chairperson:


Michael A. Choti, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Surgical Oncology

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Baltimore, Maryland



Voting Members:


Brent A. Blumenstein, PhD

TriArc Consulting

Seattle, Washington


Cheryl A. Ewing, MD

Assistant Professor in Clinical Surgery,

Carol Buck Breast Care Center

University of California San Francisco

San Francisco, California


A. Marilyn Leitch, MD

Professor of Surgery

Department of Surgery

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Dallas, Texas


Joseph LoCicero, III, MD

Professor and Chair

Department of Surgery

University of South Alabama

Mobile, Alabama


Michael J. Miller, MD

Professor and Deputy Chairman

Department of Plastic Surgery

University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, Texas




Amy E. Newburger, MD

Dermatology Consultants of Westchester, PLLC

2 Overhill Road

Scarsdale, NY  10583



Consumer Representative:


LeeLee Doyle, PhD

Assistant Dean for Faculty Development

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

College of Medicine

Little Rock, Arkansas



Industry Representative:


Grace T. Bartoo, PhD, RAC

General Manager

Decus Biomedical, LLC

San Carlos, California



Temporary Voting Members:


Leigh F. Callahan, PhD

Associate Professor of Orthopedics, Medicine and Social Medicine

Thurston Arthritis Research Center

University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, North Carolina


Stephen Li, PhD


Medical Device Testing and Innovations, LLC

Sarasota, Florida


Barbara R. Manno, PhD


Department of Psychiatry

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center Shreveport

School of Medicine

Shreveport, Louisiana





Michael J. Olding, MD

Chief, Division of Plastic Surgery

Department of Surgery

George Washington University School of Medicine

Washington, DC