4th Annual Workers' Compensation Masterclass 4th Annual Workers' Compensation Masterclass

4th Annual Workers' Compensation Masterclass

The Cutting Edge – the latest workers’ compensation developments in the legislation, case law and health care

Join us for the 4th edition of the popular annual Workers' Compensation Masterclass, this year presented by Barry.Nilsson., ASIEQ and LexiMed.

Date: Tuesday, 24 July 2018
Time: 8:30am to 1:30pm
Venue: Karstens, Level 24 / 215 Adelaide Street, Brisbane
Cost: $95 for non-ASIEQ members and $85 for ASIEQ members

Please RSVP here by Friday, 6 July, and provide details of dietary requirements.

8:30am - 9:00am Registration and breakfast
9:00am - 10:00am Workers' Compensation Case Review
Richard Douglas QC, Barrister-at-Law
Richard Douglas QC will discuss the most recent cases which workers’ compensation professionals in Queensland should be aware of, both from a common law and statutory perspective.
10:00am - 10:15am Morning Tea
10:15am - 11:15am

LexiMed Panel Discussion – The Latest Medical Advancements for Work Injuries
Dr David Shooter (Orthopaedic Surgeon), Dr Jim Rodney (Psychiatrist) and Dr Leigh Atkinson (Neurosurgeon) - Leximed
The expert panel will discuss the latest advancements in medical issues relevant to workers’ compensation claims including treatment techniques, achieving return to work outcomes and medico-legal assessments.

11:15am - 11:30am Tea/Coffee Break
11:30am - 12:30pm

The Legislation Latest and Greatest
Mark Wiemers, Principal, Barry.Nilsson.
Mark Wiemers will discuss the most recent amendments to the Workers’ Compensation and Rehabilitation Act 2003, and other related legislation, which impacts upon workers’ compensation claims and which you should be aware of.

12:30pm - 1:30pm Lunch and close

Please RSVP here by Friday, 6 July, and provide details of dietary requirements.