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2018 Comprehensive Training Course
Friday, July 20, 2018, 7:45 AM to Sunday, July 22, 2018, 12:15 PM CDT
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Growing and Transitioning Your Medical Practice 
Independent Medical Evaluations, Report Writing, Depositions, Billing, Marketing 

This year’s program will be offered in a NEW format! 
Didactic content will be provided to every registrant 2 weeks in advance of the Mid-Year Training Course. Onsite Program will be 100% focused on panel discussion, case review, and specific response to your lingering questions, so pre-review of the didactic content will be critical to your learning experience. 

This course is designed for Physicians, Chiropractors, and Psychologists/Psychiatrists. Also welcome are Case Managers, Claims Representatives, Allied Health Professionals including Physical Therapists, Occupational Health Nurses, and Legal, Insurance, or Risk Management Professionals who can gain valuable insight into the medicolegal evaluation process.

Program Brochure


Program Schedule


Friday, July 20, 2018
7:45 AM The MedicoLegal History and Physical Examination
  Video Presenter: Douglas Martin, MD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME, Gary Pushkin, MD, FIAIME, Mark Ross, MD, FIAIME
8:45 AM Interpretation of Testing (Imaging, EMG/NCS, and Other Tests)
  Video Presenter: James L. Williams, II, MD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Stephen A. Carter, MD, FAAFP, FIAIME, Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME, James L. Williams, II, MD, FIAIME
9:45 AM   Break
10:00 AM Causation Analysis
  Video Presenter: Mark Melhorn, MD, FIAME
  Panelists: Marjorie Eskay-Auerbach, MD, JD, FIAIME, Charles Xeller, MD, FIAIME
11:00 AM Evidence-Based Medicine and the Use of Guidelines in a Medicolegal Context
  Video Presenter: James L. Williams, II, MD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Marjorie Eskay-Auerbach, MD, JD, FIAIME, Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME, James L. Williams, II, MD, FIAIME
12:00 PM   Lunch
1:00 PM Return to Work
  Video Presenter: Mark Hyman, MD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Mark Hyman, MD, FIAIME, Gary Pushkin, MD, FIAIME
2:00 PM Starting and Operating a MedicoLegal Practice
  Video Presenter: Mark Ross, MD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Avrom S. Brown, DO, FIAIME, Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME, Mark Ross, MD, FIAIME
2:45 PM   Break
3:00 PM MedicoLegal Report Writing
  Video Presenter: Marjorie Eskay-Auerbach, MD, JD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Marjorie Eskay-Auerbach, MD, JD, FIAIME, Les Kertay, PhD, FIAIME, Charles Xeller, MD, FIAIME
4:00 PM Deposition Skills
  Video Presenter: Charley Brooks, MD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Gary Pushkin, MD, FIAIME, Mark Ross, MD, FIAIME, Charles Xeller, MD, FIAIME
5:00 PM   Adjourn
   
Saturday, July 21, 2018
  Trainers: Marjorie Eskay-Auerbach, MD, JD, FIAIME, Charles Xeller, MD, FIAIME
8:00 AM   CMLE Exam Review/AMA Guides Training – 4th, 5th and 6th Editions
9:45 AM   Break
10:00 AM   CMLE Exam Review/AMA Guides Training – 4th, 5th and 6th Editions
12:00 PM   Lunch
12:45 PM   CMLE Exam Review/AMA Guides Training – 4th, 5th and 6th Editions
2:45 PM   Break
3:00 PM   CMLE Exam Review/AMA Guides Training – 4th, 5th and 6th Editions
5:00 PM   Adjourn
   
Sunday, July 22, 2018
8:00 AM Interventional Pain Management and Other Procedures in a Medicolegal Context
  Video Presenter: TBD
  Panelists: Stephen A. Carter, MD, FAAFP, FIAIME, Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME, TBD
8:45 AM Mild TBI, CRPS and Other Controversial Conditions
  Video Presenter: James L. Williams, II, MD, FIAIME
  Panelists: Avrom S. Brown, DO, FIAIME, James L. Williams, II, MD, FIAIME
9:45 AM   Break
10:00 AM Understanding Opioids
  Video Presenter: David Randolph, MD, PhD, IAIME
  Panelists: Avrom S. Brown, DO, FIAIME, Stephen A. Carter, MD, FAAFP, FIAIME, Gary Pushkin, MD, FIAIME
   
10:45 AM   Workshops
    1) Special Session: Psychology in the MedicoLegal Arena (for Psychologists and Psychiatrists).
  Les Kertay, PhD, FIAIME
   
    2) Special Session: Chiropractors in IME
  Barry Gelinas, MD, DC, FIAIME, Philip Lening, DC
   
    3) CMLE Review
  Marjorie Eskay-Auerbach, MD, JD, FIAIME, James L. Williams, II, MD, FIAIME, Charles Xeller, MD, FIAIME
   
12:15 PM   Adjourn
   
1:00 PM   CMLE Online Testing (Pre-Registration encouraged)

Objectives and Accreditation Statement


OBJECTIVES

In completing this course, the attendee will:

  • Learn the skills necessary for successful evidence-based medicolegal evaluation
  • Learn and apply proven medicolegal practice management techniques
  • Learn to properly apply impairment rating systems in the administrative environment
  • Learn methods, procedures and skills for proper evaluation of impairment
  • Learn and apply proper use of the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment (4th, 5th or 6th Edition)
  • Learn how to successfully report and communicate medicolegal concepts to non-medical and medical stakeholders
  • Be able to change practice pattern to improve outcomes
  • Gain partial educational credit toward IAIME Fellowship

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

The International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators (IAIME) designates this educational activity for a maximum of 25.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate to the extent of their participation in the activity. 

The International Academy of Independent Medical Evaluators is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


Registration Fees

  On or Before June 29th After June 29th
Residents $350 $400
IAIME Fellows  $895 $945
Members/Non-Members  $1,500 $1,550
Saturday (One Day)  Only $500 $550
 
CMLE Examination Registration Fee   
Member $475
Non-Member $875
 
Guides Certification Fee  
4th Edition  $100
5th Edition  $100
6th Edition  $100

 Accommodations

Atlanta Marriott Suites Midtown
35 14th Street NE
Atlanta GA 30309
Rate: $119.00 per night
Phone: 404.876.8888
Reservations are Due by: Thursday, June 28, 2018
Click Here to Book Hotel Room



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