ANNUAL MEETING PROGRAM January 14‐16, 2015 Roosevelt Hotel, NYC

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 6‐7:30pm Welcome Reception for Registered Meeting Attendees PALM ROOM
Thursday, January 15, 2015 8:00 Registration/Continental Breakfast/Exhibitor Display BALLROOM FOYER 9:00 Welcome: Brian S. Trick, Chairman BALLROOM 9:15 ANATOMY OF A SHOULDER (Evaluating Severity) Speaker: Robert V. Moriarity, MD First Choice Evaluations, Inc. 10:00 BREAK (visit exhibitors) – *NEW‐‐be a sponsor break . . .see registration form! 10:15 OPIODS: HOW MUCH IS ENOUGH? (How Can You Manage Usage) Moderator: Mark Stasko, KBM Management Co. Speakers: NY WCB speaker tba Dr. Silvia Sacalis, Healthesystems Ken Eichler, Workloss Data Institute 11:45 Visit Exhibitors FOYER/HALLWAY 12:15 Lunch 1:15 TERRACE BALLROOM BALLROOM Membership Award Presentation 1:30 KEYNOTE: NY WORKERS’ COMPENSATION BOARD UPDATE Speakers: Mary Beth Woods, Acting Executive Director K. Brian Collins, BPR Project Director Deena K. Jones, BPR Project Manager Hashim Bello, Policy & Research Bureau Director NY Workers’ Compensation Board 2:30 NYS BUSINESS COUNCIL UPDATE (A Focus on Workers’ Comp Reform) Speaker: Lev Ginsburg, Esq. NYS Business Council 3:00 INSPIRATION . . . (Motivating Yourself and Others!) Speaker: Red Katz Red Inspires 4:00 4:00 4:45 5:45 Meeting Adjourns WCB Advisory Committee Meeting (members only) NYSIA Board of Managers’ Meeting Reception STATE SUITE STATE SUITE BALLROOM FOYER BALLROOM FOYER BALLROOM Friday, January 16, 2015 8:30 Registration/Coffee 9:00 Welcome: Mark D. Johnson, Vice Chairman 9:15 REVIEW OF 2014 DECISIONS Speaker: Christopher Whyland, Esq. Whyland Law Office 10:45 BREAK‐‐*NEW Be a Break Sponsor . . .see registration form! 11:00 LEGISLATIVE UPDATE Speaker: Steven M. Scotti, Esq. NYSIA Special Counsel Consolidated Edison Co. of NY 11:50 Survivor Raffle 12:00 Meeting Adjourns