Workers’ Compensation Symposium 2016

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Orthopaedic & Spine Center is excited to be hosting the 2016 Workers’ Compensation Symposium! The Symposium will take place Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 8 AM to 4 PM at the Hampton Roads Convention Center.

Attendees, please use the link below to register. Admission is free for attendees because of the contributions of our exhibitors. Exhibitors, after you register please complete payment on the confirmation page to complete your registration. If you have already registered you can reach the payment screen here.

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The 2016 Symposium speakers!

We are delighted to announce that Jackie Gardner-Nix, MB.BS, PhD, MRCP(UK), Medical Director and founder of the NeuroNova Centre for Mindfulness Based Chronic Pain Management will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Symposium. Gardner-Nix is also associate professor at the University of Toronto and a practicing pain physician who has introduced MBCPM™ throughout Canada. She has given many presentations on chronic pain management internationally, and has researched outcomes showing effectiveness of the MBCPM™ courses in patients for the treatment of chronic pain, stress, sleep disorders, anxiety and fibromyalgia.

We will also be featuring several OSC physician presenters as well as the following speakers:
Nutritional/Naturopathic Interventions for Obesity and Pain Relief – Julie Mitchell, BCND, CN, CNHP, The Nutrition and Wellness Center
Sleep Disorders: Cause and Effect Related to Work Disability – Rutul Shah, MD – Bon Secours Pulmonary Specialists
Perspectives and Strategies for Success When Working with Difficult Cases – Steve Schall, MS, PT, OCS, CWSE, CCI – Norfolk Physical Therapy
Case Studies: Regenerative Medicine for the Injured Worker – Mark W. McFarland, DO – Orthopaedic & Spine Center
Spine Issues In Worker’s Compensation: Everything from Low Back Pain to Spinal Stenosis – Jeffrey R. Carlson, MD – Orthopaedic & Spine Center
An Objective and Effective Approach to Symptom Validation – Cal Robinson, PsyD, MSCP- Orthopaedic & Spine Center

If you have any questions, please contact us at 757-596-1900.