Event Calendar

Wednesday, September 25, 2024

Lunch & Learn: Hard Data and Soft Data - How a PM&R physician evaluates evidence in a medical chart

Start Date: 9/25/2024 12:00 PM PDT
End Date: 9/25/2024 1:00 PM PDT

Organization Name: Washington Defense Trial Lawyers

Maggie Sweeney
Email: maggie@wdtl.org
Phone: (206) 749-0319

Sponsor: ExamWorks

1 WSBA CLE Credit pending

via Zoom - login instructions will be emailed to registrants

WDTL Members: gratis
Claims Reps: gratis (use promo code: CR)
Non Members: $40

The Hard Data and Soft Data: How a PM&R physician evaluates evidence in a medical chart
  • What is good evidence, what is ok evidence, and what is mediocre evidence?
  • What I look for in a deposition.
  • What I look for MVC reports.
  • What I look for in Emergency Department notes.
  • What I look for in imaging.
  • What do I look for in an MD or DO note?
  • What I look for in physical therapy and chiropractor notes.
Presented by Dr. Gary Chimes
Dr. Chimes spent 5-years at the University of Pittsburgh, serving as the Director of Musculoskeletal Sports & Spine Fellowship. Prior to that, he was Director of the spine clinic at the University of Arkansas. He also completed a Spine and Sports Fellowship at Northwestern University in Sports & Spine Rehabilitation, as well as an Internal Medicine Internship at Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital in Cooperstown New York. Dr. Chimes earned his PhD in anatomy and MD at Stony Brook University and his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin.

Dr. Chimes is Board Certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPM&R). He has been involved in numerous published abstracts involving injuries ranging from lower back pain, concussions, groin and leg pain, upper-limb pain, and head injuries.

Fighting for justice and balance in civil courts.