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WOHC 2017 Agenda

View descriptions of each session by clicking on the titles in the agenda below.

 

Wednesday, September 13th

8:00am-1:00pm
CST Tour (WST-1)
CME/MOC: 3.0

Thursday, September 14th

7:00am-11:30am
AMA Disability Text: Real World Examples & Case Discussions of Disability, Impairment, & Return to Work (PG-1)
-Steve Frangos, MD; Mark Hymann, MD; Steve Wiesner, MD
CME/MOC: 4.0
7:00am-11:30am
Power Ortho - Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Orthopedics but Were Afraid to Ask (PG-2)
-Christopher Bayne, MD; Kevin Burnham, MD; James Van den Bogaerde, MD
CME/MOC: 4.0
11:30am-12:00pm Break with Exhibitors
12:00pm-3:00pm
Nurturing Vitality From the Fast Lane Workshop
-Barbara Hernandez, PhD
CME/MOC: 3.0
12:00pm-2:00pm
Case Studies in Neurology - 6 Fast Paced and Info Packed Case Vignettes for the PTP
-Jonathan Rutchik, MD; Lorne Direnfeld, MD
CME/MOC: 2.0
2:00pm-4:00pm Vendor Showcase
4:00pm-5:00pm Welcome Reception with Exhibitors
5:15pm-8:15pm
How to Excel as an Independent Medical Evaluator: Secrets to Success (PG-3)
-Chris Brigham, MD; Lorne Direnfeld, MD; Steve Feinberg, MD
CME/MOC: 3.0
5:15pm-6:30pm
CA Formulary Dialogue
-Robert Goldberg, MD; Ray Meister, MD
CME/MOC: 1.25
6:30pm-6:45pm Break with Exhibitors
6:45pm-8:00pm
Demonstration & Participation of Clinical Neurological Examination - Pearls & Pathology
-Jonathan Rutchik, MD; Mark Gibson, MD
CME/MOC: 1.25

Friday, September 15th

7:00am-8:00am
The Sugarcane Era in Hawaii from Plantation Doc to the Recent Demise of the Industry
-Charles Kelley, MD
CME/MOC: 0.83
8:00am-10:00am
Power Pharma: The Essentials of Pharmacotherapy 2017 - Indications, Risks/Benefits, Interactions, & Misuse
-Robert Goldberg, MD; Jeanette Connelly, PharmD; Britten Featherston, PharmD; Amanda Waltemath, MPH, PharmD
CME/MOC: 2.0
10:00am-10:30am Break with Exhibitors
10:30am-12:30pm
Writing a Winning Report: Step by Step Guide to Excellence
-Chris Brigham, MD; Lorne Direnfeld, MD; Steve Feinberg, MD
CME/MOC: 2.0
12:30pm-1:00pm Break with Exhibitors
1:00pm-2:30pm
Maintaining a Healthy & Safe Workforce Across Complex Work Settings
-Scott Levy, MD; Amy Shannon
Corporate Wellness: Making Man Whole
-Olivia Moses, DrPH
CME/MOC: 1.5
4:30pm-5:00pm
Maintaining Board Certification in Occupational Medicine
-Eric Wood, MD, MPH
CME/MOC: 0.5
2:30pm-5:00pm Vendor Showcase
5:00pm-6:00pm Networking Reception & WOEMA Business Meeting
6:00pm-9:00pm WOEMA Signature Event – Tastes of Polynesia

Saturday, September 16th

7:10am-8:15am
Key to Resilience in One Word
-Barbara Hernandez, PhD
Got Bias?, Of Course we do; now what?
-Shanta Zimmer, MD
CME/MOC: 1.08
8:15am-9:45am
Changing World, Changing Practice: Challenges and Opportunities in Environmental Health
-Sarah Jannsen, MD; Gina Solomon, MD
CME/MOC: 1.5
9:45am-10:15am Break with Exhibitors
10:15am-11:30am
An OEM Perspective on Health & Safety in Agriculture: Farmers & Farmworkers
-Marc Schenker, MD; Ryan Sinclair, PhD; Monique van der Stroom
CME/MOC: 1.25
11:30am-1:00pm
Myofascial Pain Syndrome - Treating Chronic Muscle Pain & Preventing Useless Surgeries
-Dean Gean, MD; Steve Levit, MD; Jules Steimnitz, MD
Understanding Functional Restoration Programs: the Good, the Bad, & the Ugly
-Steve Feinberg, MD; Dean Gean, MD
CME/MOC: 1.5
1:00pm-5:00pm Open Afternoon Activities
1:15pm-3:00pm Women’s Luncheon – I Am Woman, Should I Roar?: The Linguistics of Leadership No CME/MOC credit offered
8:30pm-9:30pm After-Glow Reception

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