1996 Meeting

Past Programs List

1996 Summary of the Presentations

The Kenneth W. G. Brown Memorial Lecture Single Gene Disease – Fact and FantasyKatherine Siminovitch MD
Coronary Artery Disease – Have we made any impact on long term survival?Brian Kimball MD
Ventricular Tachycardia – Not all the same? – Evaluating and prognosticating the riskLouise Harris MD
Eating Disorders – Associated mortality riskAllan Kaplan MD
Hepatitis C – Assessment and associated MortalityJenny Heathcote MD
Childhood Cancers – Long term prognosisRon D. Barr MD
Thrombotic Syndromes – Classification evaluation and prognosisRichard Jay MD
NIDDM:Identifying risk factors that contribute to excess mortalityAnne Kenshole MD
Case Management:Disability or ability to work?David S. L. Brown MD
The Design of the Ideal ImpaiMichel Lacerte MD
Case ClaimsManagement Strategies for Psychological Disabilities  – A Medical PerspectiveKenneth Hashman MD
A Medical Rehab Model – Preferred Provider OrganizationsLyle Gross MD
Objective Evaluation of Physical Disability through Functional Capacity EvaluationsJanet Greenbank Dp. Pt. MHSc
ORCHESTRA- Matching job description and analysis of functional capacity. How effective is it?Sheila Ritcey PhD
Epilepsy- New treatments and mortality trendsJoe Bruni MD
Methotrexate- How real are the concerns with its use?Arthur Bookman MD
KidneyTransplantation – How has the long term outlook improved?Carl Cardella MD
Debate:Is it the Medical Director’s responsibility to Report Positive HIV tests?P Miller MD, A Lowden MD
Evidence Based Medicine – What is it? How will an understanding of it assist an insurance medical director?Geoffrey Anderson MD
Health Care Reform – Implications to the insurance industryRobert Brown
What is the best way to control escalating Drug costs?G Hines (PMA)
G Ujiye (OPA)
J L. Mann (CDMA)