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, MD, PhD, MDLegal, Vancouver
Dr. Douglas Cohen, R.Psych., Dr. Douglas Cohen Psychological Services Inc., Richmond
Dr. Peter Joy, PhD, R.Psych., Peter Joy Psychology Associates, Richmond


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.