2019 Brain Injuries CLE

Published by Washington State Association for Justice


Summary

2019 Brain Injuries CLE
Chairpersons: Melissa Carter and Ed Le
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Westin Hotel, Seattle and via webcast

8:20-8:30 Introduction
Chairpersons Melissa Carter, Adler Giersch PS, Seattle & Edward Le, Edward K. Le PLLC, Renton
8:30-8:50 A New Option in Pooled Trusts and Ethical Considerations of the Same
Richard Adler, Adler Giersch PS, Seattle & Joshua Brothers, Brothers & Henderson PS, Seattle
8:50-9:30 Persistent Post-Concussive Syndrome and Role of Comorbidities
Martha Glisky, PhD
9:30-10:00 Deposing and Cross-Examining the Defense Neuropsychologist
Melissa Carter, Adler Giersch PS, Seattle
10:00-10:30 Applications of Quantitative Electroencephalography (QEEG) in Traumatic Brain Injury Assessment
David Cantor, PhD
10:30-10:45 Break
10:45-11:15 Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Neuroendocrine Dysfunction (Hypothalamic-Pituitary Dysfunction or Pituitary Injury)
Richard D. Batson, ND, ABAAHP
11:15-11:45 Sleep Disorders Following Traumatic Brain Injury
Gandis Mazeika, MD
11:45-12:15 Strategies for Handling Pituitary and Sleep Issues in the Traumatic Brain Injury Case
Scott Blair, Brain Injury Law of Seattle, Edmonds
12:15-12:45 Lunch (box lunches included in tuition)
12:45-1:15 Common Visual Disorders and Sequelae from Traumatic Brain Injury
Nancy Torgerson, DO
1:15-1:45 Multidisciplinary Approach to Rehabilitating the Traumatically Brain Injured Victim
Wilson Chang, MD
1:45-2:15 Challenging the Scientific Basis of Expert Opinion with State of Art Evidence-Based Medicine Methodologies
Joshua Z. Goldenberg, ND
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-2:50 Maximizing Recovery in the Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Case: Strategies and Approaches
Edward Le, Edward K Le PLLC, Renton
2:50-3:10 Debunking the Common Defenses in a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Case
Fred Langer, Nelson Langer Engle PLLC, Seattle
3:10-3:30 Issue Spotting at the Intake Phase: Getting Your Client on the Right Path
Athena Boyer, Boyer Law Firm, PLLC, Bellevue
3:30-3:50 Telling the Story of the Traumatically Brain Injured Client Through Lay Witness Testimony
Steve Anglés, Adler Giersch PS, Seattle
3:50-4:05 TBI Survivor: Things Your Clients Want You to Know But Are Afraid to Tell You
Michele Kauffman, Brain Injury Alliance of Washington
4:05-4:15 Free and Valuable Resources for Your Client That the BIAWA Provides That You Didn't Know About
Nicole Chamblee, Brain Injury Alliance of Washington

Presenters
Richard H. Adler
Richard H. Adler graduated with honors from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C., where he received his Juris Doctorate degree in 1980. He was called to the Washington State Bar that same year. Mr. Adler is the founding principal and...More
Steven Anglés
Steven Anglés has been practicing personal injury law for 19 years, and he is a partner at the law firm of Adler Giersch. He represents individuals suffering from all forms of traumatic injuries, with a special emphasis on advocating for individuals...More
Dr. Richard Batson
Dr. Richard D. Batson is the co-founder and executive director of Neurevolution Medicine, LLC. Dr. Batson’s clinical practice focuses on the personalized evaluation and treatment of traumatic brain injury, TBI-related neuroendocrine dysfunction...More
Scott Blair
Scott Blair is the founder of Brain Injury Law of Seattle. Brain injury work is his passion. For the last 25 years, Scott has proudly helped folks with brain injuries get the specialized treatment they need to get their lives back together. Scott...More
Athena Boyer
Athena Boyer is an attorney in Bellevue, Washington. She graduated from the University of Idaho with an undergraduate degree in English, Political Science and Spanish. She graduated Law School from Seattle University School of Law. She practices...More
Joshua L. Brothers
Joshua Brothers is a shareholder at the law firm of Brothers & Henderson, P.S. His practice focuses on litigation and settlement planning; the development, implementation and administration of special needs trusts and other types of trusts; estate...More
Dr. David S. Cantor, PhD, MS, QEEG-D, BCN
Dr. Cantor received his Bachelors Degree with Distinction in Psychology from the University of Connecticut. His honors work was in the field of neurophysiological correlates of cross modal integration processes in ADHD children. He went on to get his...More
Melissa D. Carter
Ms. Carter is the managing partner at ADLER GIERSCH, a law firm dedicated exclusively to representing those with traumatic injuries with a specialty in brain and spinal trauma. She is an “AV” rated attorney, the highest rating available as...More
Nicole Chamblee
Nicole Chamblee, CBIS, CIRS-A/D graduated from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA in 2012 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology. During her undergraduate tenure, she worked as a Research Assistant for the Applied Neurotechnologies Lab to...More
Wilson Chang
Wilson Chang graduated from Michigan State University. Completed his residency training in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at University of Kansas. And completed an Interventional Spine fellowship at Stanford University. Currently, works at...More
Martha Glisky
Martha Glisky, Ph.D., ABPP-Cn is a board certified clinical neuropsychologist. She currently owns and operates the practice Neuropsychology and Cognitive Health in Bellevue, Washington. She specializes in the evaluation and treatment of individuals...More
Dr. Joshua Goldenberg
Dr. Goldenberg is an active researcher with a focus in meta-epidemiology and critical evaluation of medical literature. He has numerous publications in high impact scientific journals such as JAMA, Annals of Internal Medicine and The Cochrane...More
Michele Kaufman
Michele Kauffman took a temporary two week job filing at the United States District Court in 2000. She was hired before her term expired and worked her way to the United States Attorney's Office as Forensic Accountant with only a high school...More
Fred Langer
As both a practicing attorney and Registered Nurse, Fred brings a powerful combination to Nelson Langer Engle, PLLC. With his clinical expertise, he has the ability to assess his clients’ long-term care needs and the legal wherewithal to recover fair...More
Edward K. Le
Edward K. Le is the managing of Edward K. Le, PLLC, a five attorney law firm in Renton, Washington. He has been a plaintiff’s attorney exclusively over the course of his 24 year career. He received his B.A. from UCLA and his J.D. from the University...More
Gandis Mažeika, MD, MBA, FAASM
Founder|CEO - Sound Sleep Health
Dr. Gandis G. Mažeika is a board-certified sleep medicine specialist with over 20 years' experience. A regional leader in the field of sleep medicine, he is the founder and director of Sound Sleep Health with two locations in Kirkland and Seattle....More
Dr. Nancy Torgerson, OD, FCOVD
Dr. Nancy Torgerson’s passion is to help those that struggle needlessly in school, work, sports and/or life because of visual difficulties. She works extensively with children and adults who have challenges in learning or vision information...More

Originally Published

May 7, 2019


Program Titles and Supporting Materials

This program contains the following components:

  • A New Option in Pooled Trusts and Ethical Considerations of the Same - Richard Adler
  • A New Option in Pooled Trusts and Ethical Considerations of the Same - Joshua Brothers
  • Persistent Post-Concussive Syndrome and Role of Comorbidities
  • Deposing and Cross-Examining the Defense Neuropsychologist
  • Applications of Quantitative Electroencephalography (QEEG) in Traumatic Brain Injury Assessment
  • Traumatic Brain Injury-Related Neuroendocrine Dysfunction (Hypothalamic-Pituitary Dysfunction or Pituitary Injury)
  • Sleep Disorders Following Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Strategies for Handling Pituitary and Sleep Issues in the Traumatic Brain Injury Case
  • Common Visual Disorders and Sequelae from Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Multidisciplinary Approach to Rehabilitating the Traumatically Brain Injured Victim
  • Challenging the Scientific Basis of Expert Opinion with State of Art Evidence-Based Medicine Methodologies
  • Maximizing Recovery in the Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Case: Strategies and Approaches
  • Debunking the Common Defenses in a Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Case
  • Issue Spotting at the Intake Phase: Getting Your Client on the Right Path
  • Telling the Story of the Traumatically Brain Injured Client Through Lay Witness Testimony
  • TBI Survivor: Things Your Clients Want You to Know But Are Afraid to Tell You
  • Free and Valuable Resources for Your Client That the BIAWA Provides That You Didn't Know About
  • 2019 Brain Injuries CLE - Paper

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