AAOS Expert Witness: Solving the Legal Quagmire-Methods and Insights
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AAOS Expert Witness: Solving the Legal Quagmire-Methods and Insights
Format:
Courses
Location:
OLC Education and Conference Center
9400 W Higgins Rd Ste 100 Rosemont, IL 60018-4975
Credits:
5.75 CME
Cutoff Date:
October 25, 2018
Last Refund Date:
September 24, 2018
Capacity:
80
Seats Remaining:
11
Organizer:
AAOS

Director: J. Mark Melhorn, MD

Build your skills to provide expert witness testimony.  Understand your role in medical liability and med-mal litigation cases. Faculty develops your skills in chart review, deposition, and testimony. Review the various medicolegal issues and the roles of all parties involved. Through panel discussions, mock trials, and a “court room” experience, learn to develop evidence-based testimony.

Then you’ll advance to topics on direct and redirect testimony and the unique demands placed on orthopaedic surgeons as an “occasional or frequent expert witness.”

Bundle and Save!

Register for both the Expert Witness half-day course and the Workers’ Compensation course and save $150 on the combined registration fees!  

20th Annual AAOS Workers’ Compensation and Musculoskeletal Injuries •  October 26–28,  2018
Refresh your approaches for handling the medical and non-medical components of workers’ compensation cases, including current legal, administrative, ethical, and insurance issues.

Expert faculty offer perspectives on causation, diagnosis, and treatment options to improve your outcomes for occupational injuries and illnesses.

At the conclusion of this course, learners should be able to:
• Evaluate the merits of medical liability and med-mal cases
• Prepare expert witness testimony supported by evidence-based literature
• Define the “standards of evidence” used by the trial judges
• Apply the AAOS Professional Compliance Program

    • List Price - $579.00
    • Allied Health - $379.00
    • Member Price - $379.00
    • Resident Price - $379.00
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