2020 Agenda

ITINERARY

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Time

TOPIC

SPEAKER

7:30 – 8:15 am

REGISTRATION AND BREAKFAST

Sponsored by
Ross & McBride LLP

8:15 – 8:30 am

We’ve Got You Covered: B.I.A.P.H.’s Health Care Education Conference

Jorun Rucels, Executive Director

8:30 – 8:40 am

The LAT Process and how it impacts client benefits and the delivery of health care.

Jonathan Burton & Jordan Assaraf
Gluckstein Lawyers

8:45 – 8:55 am

OTs as Psychotherapists. Explained…..

Genevieve Bernardo, Functionability
& Entwistle Power

9:00 – 9:10 am

Independent Medical Examinations – How can you help
clients understand what to expect?

Paul Cahill, Will Davidson LLP

9:15 – 9:30 am

The LAT: Meaningful Decisions and Why they Must Matter to Healthcare Providers

Michelle Baumann, Oatley Vigmond LLP

9:30 – 9:35 am

PRESENTATION OF AWARD

Diamond Sponsor
Oatley Vigmond LLP

9:35 – 9:50 am

Strategies to manage changes in behaviour following TBI which can result in dysregulation, disinhibition (lack of filter) or confabulation. Just a few of the many changes that can occur.

Stacey Levine
Journey Rehabilitation

9:50 – 10:05 am

Tomec v Economical: Court of Appeal puts an end to an insurer’s practice of denying underlying ABs that only exist if someone is catastrophic and then relying on the two year limitation when the insured is deemed catastrophic.

Ryan Marinacci, McLeish Orlando LLP

10:05 – 10:10 am

PRESENTATION OF AWARD

Diamond Sponsor
McLeish Oralndo LLP

10:10 – 10:40 am

MID-MORNING BREAK

Sponsored by
McKellar Structured Settlements

10:40 – 10:50 am

A Survivor’s Perspective: What I wish health care providers knew?

Ed Roszczka, Survivor

10:50 – 11:00 am

Moving Beyond Diagnosis: Objectively Assessing Neurocognitive Consequences of Concussion.

Dr. John Connolly, VoxNeuro

11:05 – 11:15 am

The buzz around Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) in upper extremity rehab: Incorporating FES into your clinical toolkit.

Dr. Hardeep Singh, PhD, Post-Doctoral Fellow – Bridgepoint, Sinai Health &
Trillium Health Partners

11:15 -11:30 am

Is this Traumatic Brain Injury Catastrophic? –
The Million Dollar Question.

Dr. Michael Hanna, Canadian Medical Assessment Centre, William Osler Health Care

11:30 – 11:35 am

PRESENTATION OF AWARD

Diamond Sponsor
Canadian Medical Assessment Centre (CMAC)

11:35 – 11:45 am

Swipe Write: Can Smart Data Help Drive Fair Outcomes for Rehab?

Jean Taylor & Tamara Forbes
Key Metrix Inc.

11:50 – 12:00 pm

Robotic assisted gait training –
maximizing functional outcomes after Traumatic Brain Injury.

 

Kyle Whaley, Propel Physiotherapy

12:05 – 12:20 pm

Smart Home Technology: The Future of Independent Living.

Rick Hadleycrane, Lawlor Therapy

12:20 – 1:25 pm

LUNCH BREAK

Sponsored by
Thompson Optometry

1:25 – 1:30 pm

Welcome Back, Remarks from BIAPH President
and Conference Chair

 

Roger R Foisy
Foisy & Associates

 

1:30 – 1:40 pm

PRESENTATION OF PRIZES

Roger R Foisy
BIAPH President & Conference Chair

1:40- 1:50 am

How the Simplified Rules changes in the Superior Court will impact how we work with experts?

David Levy
Howie Sacks and Henry LLP

1:50 -2:00 pm

Are you saving taxes and reducing your audit risk as a Health Care Practitioner?

Trevor Buttle, GBA LLP
Chartered Professional Accountants

2:05 – 2:15 pm

Helping Clients Navigate LTD Benefits and Other Income Supports

Andrew Elias, Lerners LLP

2:20 – 2:30 am

Are you missing the important things in your clinical notes and records? What insurance companies are looking for to approve further treatment?

Michelle Jorge
Jewell Radimisis Jorge LLP

 

2:30 – 2:55 pm

AFTERNOON STRETCH BREAK

Sponsored by GBA LLP
Chartered Professional Accountants

2:55 – 3:05 pm

Finding more income for our clients: Increasing a client’s
best chance of approval in CPP Disability?

Daniel Berman
Foisy & Associates

3:05 – 3:20 pm

PRESENTATION OF EXHIBITOR PRIZES

Jorun Rucels
Executive Director of BIAPH

3:25 – 3:35 pm

Anti-inflammatory diet – why this is so important for
individuals with a Traumatic Brain Injury

 

Kylie James, Koru Nutrition Inc.

3:35 – 3:50 pm

Giving expert testimony at an iPad personal injury trial?:
Preparation and providing evidence.

David MacDonald, Thomson Rogers

3:50 – 3:55 pm

PRESENTATION OF AWARD

Diamond Sponsor
Thomson Rogers Lawyers

3:55 – 4:00 pm

BALANCE OF PRIZES AWARDED
CLOSING REMARKS

Roger R Foisy – BIAPH President & Conference Chair

Save the Date for the Next BIAPH Conference
April 8, 2022