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Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events OBA 200-20 Toronto
27 February 2019

Has the CAT world become a CATastrophe?

Wednesday, February 27, 2019
9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events,  200-20 Toronto Street , Toronto

Click HERE to register online.  Click HERE to download a registration form. 

Topics will include

  • Attendant care assessments in CAT cases and how to look at them critically
  • Panel on GOS-E CAT definition
  • How has settling CAT cases changed before the LAT?
  • What do THREE Class 4 impairments really look like?
  • Top 5 CAT cases of 2018
  • An update on protocols at the LAT in handling CAT cases

 

DRAFT Agenda

08.45
Registration

09.00   
Panel on GOS-E CAT definition 
Dr. Becker, Dr. Keightley, Dr. Davidson and Dr. Paniccia

09.50
Attendant care assessments in CAT cases and how to look at them critically
Judy Phillips, OT

10.10
Top 5 CAT cases of 2018
Adam Little, Partner, Oatley Vigmond

10.40
Morning Break

10.55
Post-Concussion Syndrome – How can it be confirmed or ruled out in a CAT setting
Dr. Mark Dowhaniuk, Neuropsychologist

11.25
How has settling CAT cases changed at the LAT
David Levy, partner, Howie Sacks Henry and Jennifer Griffiths, partner, Zarek Taylor

11.55
An update on protocols at the LAT in handling CAT cases
Vice Chair Heather Trojek

12.25
Wrap-up & Questions

12.30
End of event

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRSPhilippa G. Samworth, Dutton Brock LLP & David Raposo, Dutton Brock LLP 

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Ontario
15 March 2019

The Medico-Legal Society of Toronto Award

The nominations for the MLST 2019 Award are now open. Deadline: Friday, March 15.

Download the Nomination instructions and PDF form HERE

The Medico-Legal Society of Toronto Award was created to recognize the outstanding contributions made by members of the Medical, Legal or Scientific community.  Members of the Medico-Legal Society are invited to nominate a suitable candidate for the award.

Criteria

The Medico-Legal Society Award is the highest expression of esteem which the Society can convey and is intended to honour those members of the Medical, Legal or Scientific community who have made a significant contribution to their profession as well as either the Society or the community at large and whose contributions are consistent with the values of the Society.

Each year the Society alternates between the legal and medical professions, this year we are seeking suitable candidates from the medical field.

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Previous Recipients

William Carter 2018

Dr. Laura Hawryluck 2017

Philippa G. Samworth 2016

Dr. Grant Farrow 2015

W. Niels Ortved 2014

Barry W. Malcolm 2013

John R. Carlisle 2012

Charles H. Tator 2011

Joseph Colangelo 2010

William O. Geisler 2009

Brian Brock 2008

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Notes

Members of the Medico-Legal Society of Toronto are invited to nominate a person to receive this award. No more than one candidate is eligible to receive the award in any fiscal year for the Society. There is no obligation or requirement for the Society to make an award in any fiscal year. If a suitable candidate is identified, the Executive Committee will make a recommendation to Council who may, at their sole discretion, make a final decision by a majority vote as to whether an award will be given in that fiscal year and if so who the recipient of the award will be.

Any award will be presented at the Annual Dinner of the Society. The award shall be a plaque or other appropriate award approved by Council of the Society.