Bureau to host Medical Education Conference


Dr. Robert Snyder, Robert Medical Director

The Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation will host its annual Physician Education Conference on Saturday, February 29, 2020. This one-day conference will be held at the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation main office in Nashville. 220 French Landing Drive.

Among the topics are:

  • Risks of Long Term Opioids
  • Marijuana Update for Tennessee
  • Alternatives to Opioids in Pain Management
  • Practical Aspects of Causation Opinions
  • Return to Work Considerations
  • Work Comp 101: Common Mistakes and Best Practices
  • Medical Impairment Rating Registry; and,
  • The AMA Guides® 6th Edition Specialty Specific Training.

    05lNUvrBTuD3EpfhYPvw_large_Jay Blaisdell

    Jay Blaisdell, Coordinator, MIRR

The program costs $150 if registered by January 31 and $175 afterward. Eight hours of continuing medical education are available, while attorneys may earn 10.25 hours of continuing legal education.

More information is available here and here.



Dr. James Talmage, Assistant Medical Director

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