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    UNA 20th Annual North Alabama Workers Compensation Conference

    Date: October 28, 2015, 8:00am – 4:30pm
    Marriott Shoals Conference Center
    10 Hightower Place
    Florence, AL 35630
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    Make plans now to attend UNA's 20th Annual North Alabama Workers' Compensation Conference.  Registration is now underway! Call 256-765-4862 to register by phone or register online at (select Human Resources under the Workplace heading).

    Exhibitor space is available!  Please call or email Meghan Fike at 256-765-4289 or for an exhibitor registration form. 

    20th Annual North Alabama Workers' Compensation Conference

    20th Annual North Alabama 

    Workers' Compensation Conference

    October 28, 2015

     Price: $139 per person

    Location: Marriott Shoals Conference Center

    Your registration fee includes a continental breakfast, lunch, learning materials and a Continuing Education certificate of completion. 


    7:30 - 8:15 am  Check-in & pick up materials. Enjoy a continental breakfast.

     8:15 - 8:30 am        Welcome & Introductions

    Ms. Meghan Fike, UNA Continuing Education & Dr. Sandra Sockwell, SHRM-SCP, SPHR      

      8:30 - 9:30 am WC From The Bench Judge Gil Self, Circuit Court Judge

     9:30 - 10:15 am State of Workers' Compensation In Alabama/ Department of Labor Update

    Mr. Donald Harrison, Esq., Assistant General Counsel, State of Alabama Department of Labor                  

    10:15 - 10:30 am         Break & Visit Exhibits

     10:30 - 12:00 pm       
    Navigating The Waters Of The OSHA And Workers' Compensation Overlap
    Ms. Katy Beth Carr, Esq., & Mr. Bricker Daughtry, Carr Allison, P.C.

     12:00 - 1:00 pm         Lunch                                

    1:00 - 2:00 pm            

    Neuropsychological & Psychological Issues In Catastrophically Injured Individuals
    Dr. Carol Walker, PhD, ABPP-CN, CLCP, Neurolife, LLC

    2:00 - 3:00 pm           

    Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Perspectives On The Injured Worker
    Dr. Stephen Howell, North Alabama Bone & Joint Clinic

    3:00 - 3:15 pm Break & Visit Exhibits

    3:15 - 4:15 pm   WC Legal Update   Mr. Ryan Brake, Esq., Carr Allison, P.C.

    4:15 pm         Conference Wrap-up & Presentation of Certificates

     Who Should Attend?

    HR Specialists * Administrative Assistants * HR Generalists * Executive Assistants * Office Managers * HR Administrators * Small Business Owners * Staffing Specialists * Managers * Law Enforcement * Attorneys * Anyone who manages or supervises people * Physical Therapists * Occupational Nurses * Others who deal with Workers' Compensation issues


    This conference will be submitted for approval for the following hours:


    Social Work

    Nursing Home Administrator

    Occupational Therapist

    Assisted Living Administrator

    Continuing Legal Education (CLE)

    Continuing Professional Education (CPE)

    Continuing Education Units (CEU)


     The Continuing Education Unit (CEU) is a nationally recognized method for noting non-credit Continuing Education participation. One CEU is awarded for each 10 hours of participation.  Some programs carry other professional acknowledgements. Certificates of attendance listing the number of CEUs and other approved hours will be available.


    University Of North Alabama

    Continuing Education 

    Meghan Fike, CPP

    Program Coordinator

    UNA Box 5036
    Florence, Alabama 35632
    (256) 765-4862 - main

    (256) 765-4289 - direct