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24th Annual Advanced Worker's Compensation Symposium 2019

Product ID: CA2861D
Presented By: State Bar of Wisconsin PINNACLE

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Experienced medical practitioners, veteran worker’s compensation attorneys, and an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) unite at the 24th Annual Advanced Worker’s Compensation Symposium. Explore four common work-related injuries from all sides and learn to apply what you learn to bolster your next claim.

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Member $229.00

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4.5 CLE

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Three’s company

Experienced medical practitioners, veteran worker’s compensation attorneys, and an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) unite at the 24th Annual Advanced Worker’s Compensation Symposium. Explore four common work-related injuries from all sides and learn to apply what you learn to bolster your next claim.

Read More ↓

Program Chair and Presenter:

Thomas M. Domer
Domer Law, S.C.
Milwaukee

Presenters:

Alfred M. Habel, MD
Pulmonary Associates
Kenosha

Thomas A. Hammeke, PhD
Professor Emeritus, Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee

Malcolm K. Hatfield, MD, FACR
MH Imaging
Milwaukee

Mary Beth Hughes
Husch Blackwell LLP
Milwaukee

David Kornreich, DO
Ascension
Milwaukee

ALJ Sherman C. Mitchell

Chief Administrative Law Judge
OWCH Milwaukee and Appleton Hearings Offices
Milwaukee

James A. Pitts

Schoone, Leuck, Kelley, Pitts & Pitts, S.C.
Racine

Karl A. VanDeHey

Borgelt, Powell, Peterson & Frauen, S.C.
Milwaukee

8:00 a.m. : Registration

8:30 a.m. : Less Invasive Approach to Hip Replacement Surgery

  • Criteria for hip replacement surgery
  • Advantages of less invasive direct anterior surgery
  • Likely healing period and recommended permanent restrictions
  • Traumatic vs occupational work-related causation

Thomas M. Domer, David Kornreich, DO

9:25 a.m. : Administrative Law Judge Reaction

ALJ Sherman C. Mitchell

9:30 a.m. : Traumatic Brain Injury and Residual Disability?

  • Criteria for TBI diagnosis
  • Treatment and projected healing period for TBI
  • Traumatic aggravation of pre-existing conditions
  • Residual permanency and work restrictions

Thomas A. Hammeke, PhD, Mary Beth Hughes

10:25 a.m. : Administrative Law Judge Reaction

10:30 a.m. : Break

10:45 a.m. : Neurological and Legal Issues of Cervical Spine Injuries

  • Diagnoses and treatment
  • Etiology and the criteria for a spine surgeon to attribute causation to occupational exposure
  • How claimants’ attorneys can assist the treating neurosurgeon in rebutting an IME

11:40 a.m. : Administrative Law Judge Reaction

11:45 a.m. : Occupational Lung Diseases: Diagnosis, Etiology, Treatment and Impairment

  • An overview of the most common environmental and occupational lung diseases
  • Discussion of diagnosis, causation and available treatment plans
  • Factors relevant to assessing permanent work restrictions and permanent partial disability

Alfred M. Habel, MD, Karl A. VanDeHey

12:40 p.m. : Administrative Law Judge Reaction

12:45 p.m. : Program Concludes

Following program start times, webcast replay schedule will vary slightly from above listed times.

  • Hear perspectives from doctors, experienced attorneys, and an Administrative Law Judge
  • Know the ins and outs of residual disability from traumatic brain injuries
  • Explore a less invasive approach to hip replacement surgery and how it can affect your claim
  • Understand the diagnosis, etiology, treatment and impairment with occupational lung diseases
  • Learn neurological and legal issues of cervical spine injuries
  • Worker’s compensation attorneys
  • Personal injury lawyers
  • Medical malpractice attorneys
  • Employment/labor law practitioners
  • Insurance law attorneys
  • General practitioners

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