Medical Review Board


  • On call to review disability retirement applications


Method of Appointment

The members are appointed by the City Council upon the recommendation of the Mayor. It is composed of not less than three nor more than five physicians not eligible to participate in the plan.

Number of Members

Three to five

Terms of Office

At the pleasure of the Council or until successor is appointed

Chief Staff Person

Lisa Saunders
Chief Financial Officer
Phone: 336-747-6911

Current Membership

NameRace & Gender
Dr. Stephen A. HubbardWhite Male
Dr. Doreen L. HughesWhite Female
Dr. Tadhg O'GaraWhite Male
Dr. Andreas RunheimWhite Male

Authority for Creation

The Medical Review Board was created by Section 15-56 (e) of the City Code and adopted by the City Council on March 8, 1978.

Purpose / Function

The purpose of the Board is to determine whether a police officer is disabled under the provisions of the Winston-Salem Police Officers' Retirement Plan.