Teleconference Agenda 3.11.2021

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TELECONFERENCE MEETING – March 11, 2021 – 7:30 a.m.

Public teleconference number: 1-866-685-1580  Conference Code: 971-913-4151#

This meeting is being held via teleconference because an in-person meeting is impractical due to the timely nature of the agenda items and the anticipated brevity of this meeting. 

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Board Members:  Chair; Warren Gall, M.D.; Vice Chair, Ronald J. Kolegraff, M.D.; Secretary: Nikhil Wagle, M.D.; Trudy Caviness; Diane Cortese; Patricia Fasbender, D.O.; Mary Jo Romanco; Joyce Vista-Wayne, M.D.


  1. Call to order and roll call to establish quorum.       
  2. Vote to approve agenda.        


  1. Consider the Confidential Investigative Reports for files 03-2021-026, 03-2015-705, 03-2016-012, 03-2016-264, 03-2018-290 and 03-2018-463.
  2. Consider licensure for a Permanent License Application for Robert A. Cagle, M.D.
  3. Consider the Permanent License Application of Syed F. Jafri, M.D., file 02-2021-070.
  4. Consider licensure for a Permanent License Application for Arun K. Sherma, M.D., file 02-2021-076.
  5. Consider the Permanent License Application of Rahul Jain, M.D., file 02-2021-067.
  6. Consider the Permanent License Application of John D. Rumisek, M.D., file 02-2021-068.


  1. Vote on closed session cases.
  2. Des Moines University Educational Opportunity - Care Engagement With Patients Living With Substance Use Disorder And Complex Conditions - Mental Illness, Substance Abuse And Trauma Recovery – April 9 @ 12:00p.m.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and treat substance use and mental health disorders within primary care.
  • Discuss evidence-based best practices in providing integrated care with a multidisciplinary approach of primary care, psychiatry, psychology, and social work.
  • Review difficult patient cases through discussions and feedback from a panel of experts in primary care, psychiatry, addiction, and mental health.
  1. Adjourn.

[1] Public agenda materials are available via e-mail. Contact  or (515) 281-5171.

2 The Board may address agenda items out of sequence to accommodate persons appearing before the Board or to aid in the efficiency or effectiveness of the meeting

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