DWC 27th Annual Educational Conference - Oakland

5 - 6 March, 2020

Oakland Marriott City Center, Broadway, Oakland, CA, USA
The largest workers' compensation educational event in the state is held in March in both Northern and Southern California. Speakers from the Division of Workers' Compensation and the private sector will address the most current topics and issues confronting claims administrators, medical providers, attorneys, rehabilitation counselors and others involved in workers' compensation.

DWC 27th Annual Educational Conference - Oakland


Join event


5 - 6
Mar

DWC 27th Annual Educational Conference - Oakland

Oakland Marriott City Center, Broadway, Oakland, CA, USA

Speakers


Yvonne Hauscarriague
George Parisotto
Christina Fenimore
Mark Skarakis
Monserrat Morita
Ilene Howard
Paige Levy
Mark Kahn
Barry Knight
Alex Swedlow
Mark Priven
John Cortes
Joseph Guerriero
Lucy Shannon
River Sung
Constantine Gean
Raymond Correio
Colleen Casey
Jamie Spitzer
Pamela Pulley
Eric Ledger
Robert Rassp
David Lauerman
Katherine Zalewski
Marguerite Sweeney
Craig Snellings
Jose Razo
Anne Schmitz
Steven Siemers
W. Kearse McGill
Steven Feinberg
Nikki Mehrpoo Jacobson
Yvonne Lang
Anita Ahuja
Dana Kirby
Kriste Gibson
Theresa Lowe
Aimee Boggs
Jake Reason
William (Bill) Zachry
Rajiv Das
Raymond Meister
Rupali Das
Steven Wiesner
Nick Gleiter
Ellen Sims Langille
Saul Allweiss
Therese Da Silva
Anna Kathryn Benedict
Douglas Benner
Dan Leiner
Ben Bonte

Agenda


Stages
East Hall

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Welcoming Presentation

12:30 - 13:00
George Parisotto George Parisotto

DWC Update

13:00 - 14:00
Yvonne Hauscarriague
George Parisotto

Effects of AB 5: Employee vs Independent Contractor

14:15 - 15:15
Eric Ledger
Robert Rassp

UR Rules, Process, & Investigations

15:30 - 16:30
George Parisotto
River Sung
Grand Ballroom A-B-C-D

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

2020 Trending Topics in Audit

13:00 - 14:00
Christina Fenimore
Mark Skarakis
Monserrat Morita
Ilene Howard

Jeopardy

14:15 - 15:15
Alex Swedlow
Mark Priven

Medical Technology in Workers' Compensation

15:30 - 16:30
Constantine Gean
William (Bill) Zachry
Grand Ballroom E-F-G-H

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Case Studies in PD Rating

13:00 - 14:00
Barry Knight Barry Knight

MTUS Update: Use of the Guidelines, Formulary, & Website

14:15 - 15:15
John Cortes
Joseph Guerriero
Lucy Shannon
Raymond Meister

Top Trial Tips

15:30 - 16:30
Colleen Casey
David Lauerman
Therese Da Silva
Junior Ballroom

12:00

13:00

14:00

15:00

16:00

Case Law Update l

13:00 - 14:00
Paige Levy
Mark Kahn

Case Law Update ll

14:15 - 15:15
Paige Levy
Mark Kahn

Apportionment

15:30 - 16:30
Raymond Correio Raymond Correio

Map