Health & Human Services
September 19, 2006 - 09:00 AM
Charge # 2 Medicaid Reform
Bell, M.D., Charles  Deputy Executive Commissioner  (Texas Health and Human Services),  Austin, TX
Folkemer, Donna  Group Director for Health  (National Conference of State Legislatures),   Washington, DC
Hawkins, Albert   Executive Commissioner  (Texas Health and Human Services Commission),  Austin, TX
Holcomb, M.D., John  Chair, Ad Hoc Committee on Medicaid and Access to Care  (Texas Medical Association),  San Antonio, TX
Lovelace, Joe  Behavioral Consultant  (Texas Council of Community Mental Health and Mental Retardation Centers),  Austin, TX
Milligan, Maureen  Deputy Chief of Staff  (Texas Health and Human Services Commission),  Austin, TX
Partin, Brian  Vice President  (Republican Home Care Council and Outreach Health Services),   Garland, TX
Stein, Linda  Ex-Mayor  (Self),  Bandera, TX
Stout, Mary Katherine  Director, Center for Health Policy Studies  (Texas Public Policy Foundation),  Austin, TX
Traylor, Chris  Associate Commissioner for Medicaid and CHIP  (Texas Health and Human Services Commission),  Austin, TX
Vasek, Heather  Director of Public Policy  (Texas Association for Home Care),  Austin, TX
Wolfe, Jared  Executive Director   (Texas Association of Health Plans),  Austin, TX
Charge # 5 Skin Cell Research and Emerging Technologies
Baldwin, Davis    (Self),  Austin, TX
Baumgartner, M.D., Jim  Doctor  (Texas Alliance for Life),  Houston, TX
Bohlin, M.D., Ray    (Self),  Garland, TX
Brinkley, Ph.D., William  Dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences  (Baylor College of Medicine),  Houston, TX
Dodd, Laurel    (Self),  Austin, TX
Dunten, Jared    (Texans for Advancement of Medical Research),   Spicewood, TX
Edelman, Patti    (Self),  Austin, TX
Emick, Stacey  Legislative Director  (Texas Right to Life),  Houston, TX
Everitt, S. Ann  Volunteer   (National Multiple Sclerosis Society- Lone Star Chapter),  Austin, TX
Ferry, JR.,  M.D., Robert  Tenured Associate Professor of Pediatrics  (University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio),  San Antonio, TX
Flower, M.D., Linda  Doctor  (Texas Physicians Resource Council; Christian Medical and Dental Associations),  Tomball, TX
Hiebert, Simon    (Self),  Austin, TX
Jenks, J Maxine  Board Member  (Capital Area Parkinson's Society),  Austin, TX
Klemcke, Teresa    (Bexar County Right to Life),  San Antonio, TX
McCarter, Kathryn  United Way Account Manager  (Scott McCarter),  Austin, TX
Morgan, Wendy    (Self),  Austin, TX
Nuckols, M.D., Beverly  Board Member  (Texas Alliance for Life),  New Braunfels, TX
Papermaster, Gail  Attorney  (Self),  Austin, TX
Pojman, Joe  Executive Director  (Texas Alliance for Life),  Austin, TX
Rupert, R.N., Kathy     (Self),  Austin, TX
Templeton, Laura  Volunteer  (Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation),  Austin, TX
Registering, but not testifying:
McCleery, Becky    (Self)
Charge # 6 Vaccination Rates and Vaccine Supply
Blass, Casey  Director, Disease Prevention and Intervention Section   (Department of State Health Services),  Austin, TX
Charsha-May, Ph.D., Deborah  Senior Director Medical Sciences  (MedImmune),  Gaithersburg, MD
Glezen, M.D., W. Paul  Doctor  (Texas Medical Association),  Missouri City, TX
Holland, Shari  President  (Morningside Research and Consulting),  Austin, TX
Kaufman, Sandford  Director, Public Policy   (Sanofi Pasteur),  Swiftwater, PA

Macknight, Andrew  Executive Director   (GlaxoSmithKline),  Philadelphia, PA
Roberts, Rocaille  Public Health Analyst  (Harris County Public Health and Environmental Services),  Houston, TX
Sabo, Jason  Vice President of  Public Policy  (United Ways of Texas),  Austin, TX
Sanchez, Eduardo  Commissioner  (Department of State Health Services),  Austin, TX
Sims, Jack  Immunization Branch Manager   (Department of State Health Services),  Austin, TX