Mealeys Silica Medicine Conference

Venue: The Ritz-Carlton Huntington Hotel & Spa

Location: Pasadena, California, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 19, 2004 End Date/Time: Apr 20, 2004
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Monday, April 19, 2004

8:00 Conference Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 Introduction and Opening Remarks

Richard Faulk, Gardere Wynne & Sewell

Jeffrey Thompson, Motley Rice

9:15 What Is Silicosis?

Speaker to be announced

10:30 Morning Break

10:45 Diagnostic Techniques: Radiographic Interpretation

Gary Friedman, MD, Texas Occupational Medicine Institute

12:00 Networking Luncheon

1:15 Distinguishing Silica-Related Diseases From
Other Diseases

Kevin Colbert, Gardere Wynne & Sewell

Stacey Taylor, Motley Rice

2:30 Afternoon Break

2:45 State of the Art: Who Knew What and When

Vernon Rose, Dr.P.H., Vernon E. Rose, Dr.P.H.

Additional speaker to be announced

4:00 The Sophisticated User Defense: A Point-Counterpoint Debate

Moderator: Richard Faulk, Gardere Wynne & Sewell

Lance Lubel, Heard, Robins, Cloud, Lubel & Greenwood

Additional speakers to be announced

5:15 Networking Reception

Tuesday, April 20, 2004

8:30 Continental Breakfast

Guy Fisher, Provost & Umphrey

Richard Faulk, Gardere Wynne & Sewell

10:15 Morning Break

10:30 Techniques for Challenging Your Opponent's Expert and Defending Your Expert

Robert Scott, Abrams Scott & Bickley

Additional speaker to be announced

11:30 Emerging Issues in Silica Litigation

Jeffrey Thompson, Motley Rice

Stephen Tipps, Baker Botts

12:15 Adjourn


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