Speeches and Presentations (Partial List):
- October 26, 2001
"Societal and Legal Implications of Genetics", New York University School of Medicine.
- January 6, 2000
"Trends In Medical Malpractice Litigation", New Visions Program, Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, New York.
- February 1, 2000
"Cancer And Treatments: Getting The Most From Your Health Care Providers and Third-Party Payors", Capital District Women's Bar Association and To Life! (Breast Cancer Support Group), Albany, New York.
- February 24, 2000
"Legal Issues In Contemporary Surgical Practice", Albany Medical College, Department of Surgery Residency Program, Albany, New York.
- April 19, 2000
"Legal Issues In Respiratory Care", New York State Society for Respiratory Care, Regional Symposium, Verona, New York.
- April 24, 2000
"The Court Side View of Medical Technology Assessment", University at Albany, School of Public Health, Rensselaer, New York.
- April 27, 2000
"Liability Exposure For EMT's And Other Pre-Hospital Professionals", St. Mary's Hospital Emergency Department-Healthcare Underwriters Mutual Insurance Company, Troy, New York.
- April 28, 2000
"MedicoLegal Issues In Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation", New York State Association for Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehabilitation Annual Conference, Albany, New York.
- May 7, 2000
"Identification & Mitigation Of Risk In The Practice Of Medicine", EROC (Eastern Regional Osteopathic Convention 2000), New York State Osteopathic Medical Society, New York, New York.
- September 20, 2000
"Problems In Medical Professionalism-The Impaired Physician", Albany Medical College, Albany, New York.
- October 27, 2000
"Professional Disciplinary Actions", New York State Bar Association, Albany, New York.
- November 3, 2000
"Medicolegal Update", New York Health Information Management Association, New York, New York.
- November 10, 2000
"Medicolegal Update", New York Health Information Management Association, Albany, New York.
- January 30, 1999
"Risk Prevention Skills for Physicians", Healthcare Underwriters Mutual Insurance Company, Course Approved by New York State Insurance Department.
- March 15, 1999
"Legal Issues For The Clinical Psychologist", University at Albany, Graduate Program in Psychology.
- March 24, 1999
"Negotiating Physician Contracts", Internal Medicine Residency Program, Albany Medical College.
- April 13, 1999
"COBRA", Kingston Hospital, Medical Staff Annual Meeting, Kingston, New York.
- April 19, 1999
"Legal Matters for Rural Clinicians", Rural Nurse Organization, 14th International Conference.
- April 22, 1999
"Legal Rights of Persons With MG (Myasthenia Gravis)", 1999 National Conference, Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, Atlanta, Georgia.
- January 28, 1998
"Professional Discipline: An Issue For Managed Care Decision Makers?", Program entitled "Promoting Accountability In Managed Care: The Response By The Courts, Policy Makers And Their Providers", 121st Annual Meeting, New York State Bar Association; sponsored by Health Law Section, New York, New York.
- April 3, 1998
"Legal Issues in Behavioral Health", Capital District Social Workers Organization, Albany, New York.
- May 1, 1998
"A Survival Guide for the Private Practice of Clinical Psychology and Social Work", University at Albany Graduate Program in Clinical Psychology, Albany, New York.
- May 3, 1998
"Controlling MedicoLegal Risk in Medical Practice", The 27th Annual Eastern Regional Osteopathic Convention, Old Greenich, Connecticut.
- August 30, 1998
"Hot Legal Issues In Contemporary Medical Practice", 12th Annual New York State, County Medical and Specialty Society Executives' Conference, Lake Placid, New York.
- September 16, 1998
"Assisted Suicide", Panel, sponsored by Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York.
- September 18, 1998
"Legal Issues-Survival Guide for the Year 2000", 4th Annual CME Day; the Alumni Association of the Albany-Hudson Valley Physician Assistant Program, Albany, New York.
- September 18, 1998
"Contemporary Practice Issues in Clinical Psychology and Social Work", sponsored by Upstate Psychological Services (Northeast Psychological Associates, Capital Psychological Associates, Albany Psychological Associates, P.C. and Psychological Services, P.C.).
- September 19, 1998
"Liability of HMO's for Provider-Related Patient Injuries", New York State Bar Association, Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section Fall Meeting, The Otesaga, Cooperstown, New York.
- September 24, 1998
"Legal Issues In The Contemporary Practice of Anesthesiology", Grand Rounds, Hospital For Special Surgery, New York, New York.
- November 19, 1998
Expanded Vulnerability for HMO Physicians Who Make "Medical Necessity" Decisions, Albany Medical Center, Medical Ethics Grand Rounds, Albany, New York.
- March 20, 1997
"Credentialing Issues and Liability Exposure for the Medical Staff and Governing Body", Margaretville Memorial Hospital, Margaretville, New York.
- May 20, 1997
"Physician Assisted Suicide: The Medical, Legal and Pastoral Perspectives", Speaker and Panelist, Sponsored by the Ethics Committee on Glens Falls Hospital, Continuous Care, Hospice of Warren County and the Medical and Dental Staff of Glens Falls Hospital, Glens Falls, New York.
- June 3, 1996
"Information, Security & Confidentiality Conference", "The Legal Framework" (Presentation), Healthcare Underwriters Mutual Insurance Company, Buffalo, New York.
- June 20, 1996
"Conflicting Ideologies and Legal Issues Facing the Managed Care Physician", Provident Clinical Society & The Brooklyn Alliance of Wellcare, Brooklyn, New York.
- June 20, 1996
"Legal Issues for College Health Services Providers", Columbia University Health Service, New York. New York.
- October 3, 1996
"Professional Disciplinary Actions", New York State Bar
- October 10, 1996
"Association Continuing Legal Education Program entitled, "A Basic Primer on Healthcare", Albany, New York and Rochester, New York.
- February 15, 1995
"Managed Care Contracts", Medical Staff Seminar, sponsored by Champlain Valley Physicians Medical Center, Plattsburgh, New York.
- March 20, 1995
"A Proactive Approach to Managed Care Liability", Hospital Insurance Forum, Phoenix, Arizona.
- April 20, 1995
"Ethical Issues in Managed Care", co-presented with Dr. Robert J. McCaffrey, Medical Ethics Grand Rounds, Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York.
- June 8, 1995
"Malpractice Prophylaxis for the Physician Assistant", Albany Medical College-HVCC Physician Assistant Program, Albany, New York.
- August 2, 1995
"Liability Issues in the Emergency Department: The Difficult Patient", Rome Memorial Hospital, Rome, New York.
- September 9, 1995
"Legal and Ethical Considerations in Managed Care", American College of Gastroenterology, 1995 Regional Postgraduate Course, Cooperstown, New York.
- September 21, 1995
"COBRA/EMTALA Law and Regulations", Quarterly Staff Meeting, Seton Health System, Troy, New York.
- March 1, 1994
"Statutory Protections in the Quality Assurance Process", Capital District Risk Management Network, Albany, New York.
- April 14, 1994
"Bone Marrow Transplant 1994", Panelist (Legal issues), Sponsored by Albany Medical College, Divisions of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Office of Continuing Medical Education and American Cancer Society (Albany-Rensselaer Unit) Albany, New York.
- April 26, 1994
"Emerging Professional Liability Insurance Issues Related To Health Care Reform", Symposium "Risk and Liability Issues", Program sponsored by Healthcare Underwriters Mutual Insurance Company, Syracuse, New York.
- November 4, 1994
"Presence of Third Party Observers During Forensic Neuropsychological Evaluations: Who Is Evaluating Whom?", National Academy of Neuropsychology 14th Annual Conference (Co-Presenter with Dr. Robert J. McCaffrey and Dr. Jerid M. Fisher), Orlando, Florida.
- August 8, 1989
"New Challenges In a Changing Health Care System", (Keynote Address); "Legislative Issues In Discharge Planning"; "Future Directions In Discharge Planning", Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.