Navigating the New Medical-Legal Landscape: Practicing a Client/Patient Centered Approach
Chaired by Krista Simon and Etienne Orr-Ewing

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Date, Time & Location:
Friday 6 December, Fairmont Waterfront Hotel Vancouver 900 Canada Place Vancouver BC. The seminar runs from 7:55 am - 4:00 pm in the Waterfront Ballroom.

Credits:
LSBC Continuing Professional Development: This seminar qualifies for 6 hours of structured legal education for 2019, including one embedded hour of professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations.

Program:
7:55 - 8:00 Welcome & Opening Remarks
Krista Simon, Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver
Etienne Orr-Ewing, Collins Peterson LLP, Vancouver

8:00 – 8:30 Legal Bootcamp for Doctors - Intersection of Medicine and Law 
Douglas Chiu, Hammerberg Lawyers LLP, Vancouver

8:30 – 9:00 Chronic Pain Update: Treatment, Research, Clinical Practice
Dr. Kshitij (Kay) Chawla MD, FRCPC, Jim Pattison Outpatient Care and Surgery Centre

9:00 – 9:30 Focus on Function in the Community: Occupational Therapy
Claudia Walker, Claudia Walker & Associates, Victoria

9:30 – 10:00 Question and Answer Period

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee Break - networking and exhibitor time

10:30 – 11:00 Assessing Work/Functional Capacity in Clinical Setting
Dr. Daniel Gouws, Ultima Independent Assessments Corp., Vancouver

11:00 – 11:30 CAPS/CRT Update, Update re Expert Challenge and Implications for Medical Experts  
Heather Bains, John Mickelson Law Corporation, Vancouver 

11:30 – 11:50 Question and Answer Period

11:50 – 12:50 Lunch (included with registration)

12:50 – 1:20 Thin Skill vs. Crumbling Skull 
Bill Dick QC, Murphy Battista LLP, Vernon

1:20 – 1:50 Assessing Impact of Injury in Vulnerable Populations
Dr. Maziar Badii, Artus Health Centre, Vancouver 

1:50 – 2:10 Question and Answer Period

2:10 - 2:40 Coffee Break - networking and exhibitor time

2:40 - 3:40 PANEL: New Approaches to Assessment and Treatment in MVA Case: A Functional Focus
Dr. Izabela Z. Schultz, R.Psych., ABPP, UBC & Cortex Centre for Advanced Assessment, Vancouver
Dr. John Armstrong
Dr. Douglas Cohen
Dr. Peter Joy


3:40 - 4:00 Question and Answer Period / Closing Remarks

4:30 - 5:00 Annual General Meeting (Cheakamus Room) TLABC Voting Members Only

6:30 - 12:00 Holiday Bash Click here for tickets

 

Pricing:
Join TLABC today - members save UP TO $150! 
Register by 15 November 2019 and save 10%

TLABC Regular Member

  • 5 years call or less $399
  • 6 - 9 years call $449
  • 10+ years call or more $499
  • TLABC Sustaining Member or Monthly PAC Donor ($50 off)
  • TLABC Benefactor (1/2 price)
  • Articled Student or Paralegal $299

Non-Member

  • 5 years call or less $549
  • 6 - 9 years call $599
  • 10+ years call or more $649
  • Articled Student or Paralegal $449

Health Professional 

  • $299

Law / Medical Student (TLABC Member or Non-Member)

  • $149

Hotel Info:
TLABC has secured a preferred group rate at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel, 900 Canada Place Way of $199 per night plus taxes for December 5 & 6. To book, call 604-961-1820 or 1-800-441-1414 and request the TLABC rate using the booking code TRIA1219-001.