CLE Trial Advocacy and Medicine for the Personal Injury Lawyer

Event Date:
Start at 9:00 AM
November 20, 2020
E-Mail
programinfo@hartfordbar.org
Trial Advocacy and Medicine for the Personal Injury Lawyer
Each program qualifies for 1.5 CT CLE Credits 
This is a Zoom Webinar-Zoom link will be emailed 24 hours prior to each program date.
Program I: Anatomy, Related Imaging and Medical Terminology in a Personal Injury Case
Friday, November 20, 2020 9:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m.
Presenters will review anatomy, terminology and imaging related to the most frequently encountered traumatic orthopedic and neurological injuries.    
Presenters: 
  • Steven W. Shaw D.C., M.S. Biomechanical Trauma; Diplomate American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists;
  • John Laudati, Murphy, Laudati and Kiel, LLC.
  • Patrick Tomasiewicz, Fazzano and Tomasiewicz, LLC
  • Thomas P. Cella, Howard, Kohn, Sprague & FitzGerald, LLP
Program IIA Primer on Injury Biomechanics in Low Speed Impact Cases
Friday, December 4, 2020 9:00-10:30 a.m. 
This program is an introduction into the biomechanics of low speed motor vehicle collisions. The focus will be on the modern understanding of the “whiplash” mechanism and how occupant and non-occupant factors play a role in injury potential     
Presenters: 
  • Steven W. Shaw D.C., M.S. Biomechanical Trauma; Diplomate American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists;
  • Paul C. Ivancic, Ph.D., B.S. Queen’s University Ontario, Canada; M.S.E. Bioengineering; M.S.E. Computer & Information Science; M.A. Mathematics University of Pennsylvania;  
  • John Laudati, Murphy, Laudati and Kiel, LLC.
  • Patrick Tomasiewicz, Fazzano and Tomasiewicz, LLC
  • Thomas P. Cella, Howard, Kohn, Sprague & FitzGerald, LLP
Program III:
The AMA Guidelines 5th and 6th Edition and Presentation of
Demonstrative Evidence 
Friday, January 15, 2021 9:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m. 
A review of the differences between the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, 5th and 6th editions will be presented. Basic concepts and methodological differences will be contrasted allowing for a more informed understanding of the impairment process. This will be followed by a presentation on the use of new and innovative demonstrative evidence tools and techniques.
Presenters:   
 
  • Steven W. Shaw D.C., M.S. Biomechanical Trauma; Diplomate American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists
  • Michael Yoel D.C., M.S. Biomechanical Trauma; Diplomate American Board of Chiropractic Orthopedists
  • Robert Sweig, M.S., C.L.V.S., Legal Presentation Solutions, LLC, Hartford, Connecticut 
  • Thomas P. Cella, Howard, Kohn, Sprague & FitzGerald, LLP