2017 Annual Conference Schedule

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McMenamins Edgefield Program Schedule

Thursday, July 20, 2017

7:00 – 7:45 am Exhibitor Set Up – The Ballroom
7:45 – 3:00 pm General Registration – The Ballroom
7:45 – 8:45 am Exhibitor Fair
7:45 – 8:45 am Breakfast – Be a Sponsor
8:45 – 8:50 am President’s Welcome & Conference Announcements
8:50 – 9:05 am Annual Business Meeting
9:05 – 9:55 am Acupuncture and Work Related Injuries – Maureen Becker, ND, LAC
9:55 – 10:45 am How to Maximize a Claim Review – Ron Bohy, Bohy Conratt, LLP; and Kristen Weiler, Workers’ Compensation Coordinator, Portland Public Schools 
10:45 – 11:05 am Refreshment Break and Exhibitor Fair – Be a Sponsor
11:05  – 12:00 pm OSHA’s Take on Employee Injury & Illness Reporting Procedures: What’s “Reasonable,” What’s Not, & Why It Matters – Michael Wood, Administrator, OR-OSHA and Andrew H. Graham, Attorney, Cummins, Goodman, Denley & Vickers P.C.
12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch – Be a Sponsor
1:00 – 1:55 pm Chronic Nonspecific Low Back Pain in the Occupational Setting – M. Sean Green, MD
1:55 – 2:55 pm Gongs, Bongs and Cases Gone WrongGreig Lowell, WCB

A light-hearted yet nourishing study of unusual and significant workers’ compensation cases in 2016 & 2017 from the Board and the Courts.

2:55 – 3:10 pm Refreshment Break and Exhibitor Fair – Be a Sponsor
3:10 – 4:30 pm A Review of the 2017 Legislative Session and An Update from WCD – Sally Coen, Deputy Administrator, Workers’ Compensation Division; Guy Boileau, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation and MLAC Management Co-Chair; Carmen Jones, Manager of Workers’ Compensation, Legacy Health and OWCA Legislative Representative Director; and Bill Cross & Nellie deVries, Government Affairs Advocates, OWCA

 

4:30 – 5:30 pm President’s Reception – The Ballroom. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverage – Be a Sponsor