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Postponed: Alternative Medicine Treatment Options for the Injured Worker

Presented by: Young Lawyers Section

Description: Learn how integrative medicine can be used to treat common orthopedic and musculoskeletal injuries in injured workers. Naturopathic doctors will explain treatment modalities, including bodywork, the use of herbal supplements, acupuncture and yoga.  Please feel free to “dress-down,” as audience participation will be encouraged, but not required.

Date: Friday, April 5, 2013

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
(Registration at 8:30 a.m.)

Location: CBA Law Center, New Britain

Event Cost: Member $105.00
  Non-member $175.00
  Law and Paralegal Student $50.00 (on a space-available basis)
Credit Hours: CLE Credit 3.0 Hours

Program Faculty
Randi L. Haraj-Sai, Loccisano Turret and Rosenbaum, Wallingford
Tamara Laracuente-Rissolo, V.L., Windsor
Katherine A. Russo, Leighton Katz & Drapeau, Vernon Rockville

Funda M. Gulmen, N.D., M.S., Stratford
Joshua P. Levitt, N.D., Whole Health, Hamden
Robin Ritterman, N.D., Lac, Whole Health, Hamden

Program Schedule
  9:00 Introduction
  9:10 Natural Medicine in Orthopedic and Musculoskeletal Conditions (Dr. Levitt)
10:00 Homeopathy and Acupuncture  (Dr. Ritterman)
10:50 Break
11:00 Yoga and Other Remedies (Dr. Gulmen)
11:50 Questions and Answers

Who Should Attend
Attorneys practicing in the workers’ compensation forum or personal injury law, claims adjusters/supervisors handling WC claims, and anyone interested in learning more about alternative medicine.

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE.

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Not a CBA member? Please call the CBA Member Service Center at (860)223-4400 to register.