Agencies, Boards and Commissions

Medical Physicists Licensure Advisory Committee

7 Members - Term: 6 Years

General Information

c/o Texas Medical BoardP.O. Box 2018Austin, TX 78768-2018


Office Office Holder Hometown / Term Ends
Chair Charles W. Beasley, Ph.D. Bellaire
Board Member(s) Dianna D. Cody Ph.D. Friendswood
Douglas A. Johnson, M.S. College Station
Nikolaos Papanikolaou Ph.D. Shavano Park
Alvin "Lee" Schlichtemeier, M.D. Plano
Gregory P. Swanson M.D. Austin
Public Member Kiran Shah, M.B.A. Houston


Office Office Holder Phone / Fax
Executive Director Stephen Brint Carlton, J.D. (512) 305-7010 / (512) 305-7051
Medical Director Robert J. Bredt, M.D. (512) 305-7019 / (512) 305-7051
Board Coordinator/Executive Assistant Laura Fleharty (512) 305-7174
Govt. Affairs/Public Information Manager Taurie Sloan (512) 305-7044 / (512) 305-7051
Licensure Manager Grace Unterborn (512) 305-7030
f: (888) 550-7516
General Counsel Scott Freshour, J.D. (512) 305-7085 / (512) 305-7051


As required by SB 202 passed in 2015 by the 84th Texas Legislature, the Medical Physicists Licensure Advisory Committee is an informal advisory committee to the Texas Medical Board and consists of seven members appointed by the president of the medical board as follows:

(1) four medical physicists licensed in this state who each have at least five years of experience as a medical physicist;

(2) two physicians licensed in this state who each have at least five years of clinical experience related to medical physics; and

(3) one member who represents the public.