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ANTHONY LEVATINO, MD., J.D.

3549 Cave Creek Manor
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88011
(575) 635-6582

EDUCATION
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
B.S. Biology, cum laude, May 1976
Biomedical Accelerated dual degree program - Completed Bachelors/Medical Degrees in six years.

Albany Medical College of Union University, Albany, NY
Medical Doctor Degree, May 1976
Rotating Medical Internship & Residency in Obstetrics-Gynecology (OB-GYN), Albany
Medical Center Hospital, Albany, NY, July 1976-June 1980

Albany Law School of Union University, Albany, NY
Juris Doctor Degree, magna cum laude, May 1993
Class Rank - 5 of 228
Albany Law Review

WORK HISTORY
Licensed to Practice Medicine in New York, 1977 to present.
Licensed to Practice Medicine in New Mexico 2002 to present.
Licensed to Practice Law in New York 1993 to present.

Private Practice in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1980-1990
Partner OB-GYN Health Center Associates, Troy, NY 1981-1990
Obstetric Gynecologic Associates, New Port Richey, FL 1980-1981.

Attended Albany Law School September 1990 through May 1993.

Admitted New York State Bar, January 1994
Admitted Federal Bar, March 1994

Assistant Professor, Albany Medical Center Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, June 1993 to
Sept 2000.

Duties consisted of academic and clinical practice both at the Albany Medical Center and
in satellite clinics. I conducted my own private practice as well as supervising both medical
students and obstetric and gynecology residents in both their own clinic and in my office.

On call duties consisted of supervising obstetrics and gynecology residents in both the OR
and Delivery Room. Albany Medical Center is a tertiary referral center and received a high
volume of high risk obstetric patients from eastern New York, Vermont and Massachusetts.

Collaborated on and participated in a unique program, in conjunction with Albany Law
School, that combined OB-GYN residents with senior law students in analyzing and
debating actual medical/legal cases.

Interim OB-GYN Residency Program Director July 1996 to June 1997.

Duties included:

Participation in the institutional governance of the GME program.
Maintain knowledge of and compliance with GME policies.
Maintain knowledge of and compliance with ACGME institutional and program requirements.
Preparation for ACGME accreditation site visit.
Assisting residents in securing post-residency employment either in private/academic practice or in
post-residency fellowships.
Ensure that residents comply with periodic ACGME Resident Surveys.

Medical Student Education Director, February 2000 to Sept 2000.

Supervised and directed third-year medical students during their OB/GYN rotations.
Evaluated and provided feedback to medical students on their OB/GYN rotation.
Taught a special six-week course during students’ OB rotation that divided the students
into two teams to analyze and discuss an actual medical malpractice case.

Member, Albany Medical College Admissions Committee for Accelerated Dual-Degree
Program
Member, Albany Medical College Third and Fourth Year Promotions Committee

Private Practice, General Gynecology, Albany IVF, October 2000 to July 2002

Private Practice, Obstetrics and Gynecology, OB/GYN Consultants, Las Cruces, NM, July 2002
to August 2005.

Private Practice, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Anthony Levatino, MD, LLC, Las Cruces, NM
September 2005 to February 2014.

Employee, Las Cruces Physician Services (Mountainview Regional Medical Center), Gynecology,
March 2014 to present.

O'Connor, Yoquinto & Ryan, Troy, NY - Of Counsel, January 1994 to June 2002.
Law Clerk June 1991 to December 1993.

O’Connor, Yoquinto and Ryan was a prominent medical malpractice defense law firm
whose clients included primarily hospitals as well as practicing physicians. My duties
included evaluation and litigation of cases before civil courts as well as arguing appeals to
the New York State Appellate Division.
Expert Medical Consultant, New York State Dept. of Health, Office of Professional Medical
Conduct

I served as an expert reviewer for the Office of Professional Medical Conduct for over ten
years from approximately 1990 until 2002. After obtaining my law degree, I represented
several clients before the OPMC with permission from the OPMC.
Chief of Staff, Mountainview Regional Medical Center, Las Cruces, NM May 2012 to May 2014.

Medical Director, Turning Point Pregnancy Assistance Center, Las Cruces, NM August 2010 to
present.

Medical Director, Living Alternatives Pregnancy Help Center, Alamogordo, NM 2005 to present.

Duties as Medical Director include reviewing and approving medical policies and
procedures, providing training in and supervision of limited obstetrical ultrasound as well
as general training of volunteer staff. All of my services are provided on a volunteer basis.

CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY

I have testified before various Congressional committees as noted below.

March 15, 1990 – US House of Representatives
Committee of the Judiciary
Subcommittee on Civil and Constitutional Rights on the Freedom of Choice Act.

June 14, 1995 – US House of Representatives
Committee on Economic and Educational Opportunities
Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations on the topic of training in abortion
procedures as a requirement for the accreditation of Obstetrics-Gynecology programs for
residents.

May 12, 2012 – US House of Representatives
Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice on the District of Columbia Pain-
Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.

May 23, 2013 – US House of Representatives
Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice on the District of Columbia Pain-
Capable Unborn Child Protection Act.

AWARDS, PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS AND AFFILIATIONS
Diplomate, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, December 1983 to present.

Fellow, American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists 1982 to 2005
ACOG District II, Section IX Vice Chairman, 1995 to 1998.

New York State Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Division

Faculty Teaching Awards June, 1998, June 1999 and June 2000

Member, American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians & Gynecologists
Board of Directors, Advanced Care Hospital of Southern New Mexico September 2008 to
December 2012

Advisory Board, Las Cruces International Airport, March 2009 to March 2013

HOBBIES AND INTERESTS
Private Flying - Instrument rated Private pilot with over 800 hours of flying time.

Amateur Radio – Call sign KC2RT, Licensed since 1969.

Amateur Astronomy