Representing Licensed Health Care Professionals
in the Disciplinary Process
Thursday, June 1, 2017
New York Society of Security Analysts
1540 Broadway, Suite 1010
New York, NY 10036
9:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Live & Webcast
4.0 MCLE Credits: 2.0 Professional Practice; 2.0 Skills
Not Able to Attend in Person? A Live Webcast Option is Available
*Note: Newly admitted attorneys (less than 24 months) who attend via webcast are only eligible to receive Professional Practice MCLE credits. Newly admitted attorneys must attend the program in person to receive New York MCLE credit for Skills.
Who Should Attend
Attorneys involved in the health care professional disciplinary process; health law practitioners.Click Here
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Overall Program Co-Chairs
Joseph DeMarzo, Esq. | White Plains
Carolyn Shearer, Esq.
| Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC | Albany
Focusing on crucial aspects of the health care professional disciplinary process, this half-day CLE program features a mix of distinguished professionals from the private and public sectors, highlighting the intricacies of representation. Through a combination of didactic and practical demonstrations, the program will explore how the process works, what strategic decisions must be made at critical stages, and how to effectively defend the health care professional.
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions
Joseph DeMarzo, Esq. | White Plains | Biography
Carolyn Shearer, Esq. | Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC | Albany | Biography
9:10 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Strategies for Attending an OPMC Interview
Douglas M. Nadjari, Esq. | Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C. | Uniondale | Biography
Kathleen M. Sweet, Esq. | Gibson, McAskill & Crosby, LLP | Buffalo | Biography
Roy P. Nemerson, Esq. | NYS Department of Health | NYC | Biography
10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Collateral Consequences of Disciplinary FindingsSpeakers
Jordan Fensterman, Esq. | Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf, LLP | Brooklyn | Biography
Amy T. Kulb, Esq. | Jacobson Goldberg & Kulb LLP | Garden City | Biography
Danielle DeMers, Esq. | Office of the Medicaid Inspector General | Albany | Biography
|10:50 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.||Refreshment Break|
|11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. |
The OPD Informal Settlement Conference
John J. Barbera, Esq. | Martin Clearwater & Bell LLP | White Plains | Biography
George M. Ding, Esq. | Prosecution Division, Office of Professional Discipline, NYS Education Department | NYC | Biography
|11:50 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.|
The Impaired Professional Including the Committee on Physicians Health
David A. Zarett, Esq. | Weiss Zarett Brofman Sonnenklar & Levy, P.C. | New Hyde Park | Biography
Terrance M. Bedient, FACHE | Committee for Physician Health | Albany | Biography
|12:40 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.||Closing Remarks|
Health Law Section
Committee on Continuing Legal Education
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Interested in registering more than one attorney
Three or more registrations from the same firm/organization are eligible for our 20%
NYSBA Members: $135
Health Law Section Members: $114.75
Non Members: $235
Note: Pre-registration Strongly Advised: You can save money and guarantee your seat and course materials by registering early. Registrations received at the door are subject to an additional $15.00 registration fee. Registrations cancelled less than three days from the program date will be assessed a cancellation fee of $25.00.