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Total Credits: Full Day MCLE Program, including 6.5 credits Professional Practice and a Luncheon Program with .5 credits in Ethics.
Committee Breakfast Meetings
7:45 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Nassau, 2nd Floor
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Gramercy, 2nd Floor
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Nassau, 2nd Floor
Raul A. Tabora, Jr., Esq.
Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC
Jane Bello Burke, Esq.
Hodgson Russ LLP
Margaret J. Davino, Esq.
Fox Rothschild LLP
New York City
9:00– 9:10 a.m.
Welcoming Remarks and Introduction
Raul A. Tabora, Jr., Esq., Health Law Section Chair
Jane Bello Burke, Esq., Program Co-Chair
Margaret J. Davino, Esq., Program Co-Chair
9:10– 10:00 a.m.
The Evolving Role of Health Information Exchanges in Delivery System Reform: Consent, Interoperability, Integration with Provider Systems, Reporting and Other Emerging Issues (1 credit in Professional Practice)
David Blumenthal, MD, President, Commonwealth Fund, New York City
Robert Belfort, Esq., Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, New York City
10:00– 10:50 a.m.
Concierge Medicine vs. Direct Primary Care: Establishing and Structuring Innovative Physician Practice Models (1 credit in Professional Practice)
Vito Grasso, Executive VP, NYS Academy of Family Practitioners, Albany
Philip Eskew, DO, Esq., MBA, Founder DPC Frontier, General Counsel Proactive MD, WMCI Site Medical Director, Corizon Health, Cheyenne, Wyoming
Wayne Lipton, CEO, Concierge Choice Physicians, New York City
10:50– 11:05 a.m.
11:05– 11:55 a.m.
DSRIP Update: Developments in PPS Collaborations, Funds Flow, and Data Exchange(1 credit in Professional Practice)
Tracy Miller, Esq., Bond Schoeneck & King, New York City
Laurie Cohen, Esq., Nixon Peabody, Albany
11:55 a.m.– 12:45 p.m.
FDA Issues Affecting Healthcare Providers: Off-Label Promotion; Data Sharing and Transparency; Genetics and Precision Medicine; Right to Try Laws (1 credit in Professional Practice)
Holly Fernandez Lynch, Esq., Executive Director, Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology and Bioethics, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA
Robert Klitzman, MD, Professor, Psychiatry, Columbia University, & Director, Columbia Bioethics Master’s Program, New York City
I. Glenn Cohen, Esq., Harvard Law School, Director, Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology and Bioethics, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA
Lewis Grossman, Esq., Professor, American University, Washington, D.C.
12:45– 2:00 p.m.
Lunch, including Ethics lecture. (To attend the luncheon program make sure you register for this on the meeting registration form or online registration.)
12:45– 1:30 p.m.
Lunch will be served
1:30– 2:00 p.m.
Legal Ethics: The Nuances of Capacity in the Contracting, Advance Care Planning and Medical Decision-Making Contexts (.5 credit in Ethics)
Carolyn Wolf, Esq., Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf, LLP, Lake Success
2:00– 2:50 p.m.
Representing and Working with Healthcare Startups (1 credit in Professional Practice)
Matthew Kittay, Esq., Fox Rothschild, New York City
2:50– 3:40 p.m.
MACRA, VBP and Other Payment Reform Models and their Impact on the Delivery of Patient Care (1 credit in Professional Practice)
Elisabeth R. Wynn, Senior Vice President, Health Economics & Finance, Greater New York Hospital Association, New York City
Whitney Magee Phelps, Esq., Greenberg Traurig, Albany
3:40– 4:30 p.m.
Employment Law Update: Minimum Wage, Overtime, Joint Employer Liability and Other Developments Affecting Healthcare Providers (1 credit in Professional Practice)
Barbara Hoey, Esq., Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, New York City
4:30– 4:55 p.m.
Storms, Bugs and Poisoned Wells: Responding to Our Public Health Crises (Veda Collmer and Public Health Committee) (.5 credit in Areas of Professional Practice)
Under New York’s MCLE rule, this MCLE Full Day Program has been approved for a total of 6.5 credit hours in Professional Practice. The Luncheon Program has been approved for .5 credit hours in Ethics. This program will NOT qualify for credit for newly-admitted attorneys because it is not a basic practical skills program.
Discounts and Scholarships: New York State Bar Association members and non-members may apply for a discount or scholarship to attend this program, based on financial hardship. This discount applies to the educational portion of the program only. Under this policy, any member of our Association or non-member who has a genuine basis for their hardship, if approved, can receive a discount or scholarship, depending on the circumstances. Request for discounts or scholarships must be received prior to January 13th, 2017. For more details, please contact Lori Nicoll in writing at New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, New York 12207 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accommodations for Persons with Disabilities: NYSBA welcomes participation by individuals with disabilities. NYSBA is committed to complying with all applicable laws that prohibit discrimination against individuals on the basis of disability in the full and equal enjoyment of its goods, services, programs, activities, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodations. To request auxiliary aids or services or if you have any questions regarding accessibility, please contact Lori Nicoll at 518-487-5563.
For overnight room accommodations, please call the New York Hilton Midtown at 1-800-445-8667 and identify yourself as a member of the New York State Bar Association. Room rates are $260.00 per night plus taxes for single and double occupancy. Reservations must be made by Friday, December 16, 2016. You also can reserve your overnight room on the web at www.nysba.org/am17accomm.
For questions about this specific program, please contact Lori Nicoll at 518-487-5563. For registration questions only, please call the Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452. Fax registration form to 518-463-5993.