NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Government Code Section 11125 of a meeting of the

Industrial Medical Council of the Department of Industrial Relations to be held on:

Date: April 18, 2002

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:15 PM

Place: Holiday Inn, LAX

9901 La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045

Tel. No. (310) 649-5151

A Public Meeting has been scheduled to permit Industrial Medical Council’ action which will

facilitate the proper functioning of the California Workers' Compensation program

AGENDA

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT AN AGENDA ITEM, PLEASE CONTACT THE PERSON LISTED BY THE ITEM BEFORE THE MEETING.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS

Before the IMC Meeting: Open to the Public

Wednesday, April 17, 2002

Psychiatric Advisory Committee 7:00 PM Dr. R. Larsen (415) 252-7878

At Ocean Seafood Restaurant – 1401 Ocean Ave.,

Santa Monica, CA 90401 (310) 294-5669

Thursday, April 18, 2002

Executive Committee 8:30 – 8:45 AM Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

Education Committee 8:45 – 9:15AM Dr. Walsh (831) 373-1003

Consideration of Continuing Education Providers; Discussion of Regulatory Changes

Musculoskeletal Committee-Foot & Ankle 9:15 - 9:30 AM Dr. Ocker (909) 985-1831

Fee Schedule Committee 9:30 – 9:45 AM Mr. Sommer (805) 557-3326

Discipline Committee (closed session) 9:30 – 10:00 AM Dr. Ng (408) 295-0514

[Govt. Codes §11126(c) (QME discipline)]

GENERAL MEETING

1. 10:00 Open Meeting - Call to Order Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

2. 10:05 Consent Agenda Items

Approval of Minutes and Notice of Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

Actions of March 21, 2001 Meeting

Executive Medical Director's Monthly Report Dr. S. McKenzie (650) 737-2700

Legislative Report Mr. Fisher (650) 737-2700

DWC Report Mr. Gannon (415) 703-4600

3. 10:25 CHSWC–Research Colloquium Report Ms. Sinnott (451) 703-4220

4. 10:40 Psychiatric Advisory Committee Report Dr. Larsen (415)-252-7878

5. 10:50 Education Committee Report Dr. Walsh (831) 373-1003

Vote on Continuing Education Providers/IDE Providers

Vote on Regulatory Changes

6. 11:10 Musculoskeletal Committee Report Dr. Ocker (909) 985-1831

7 11:25 Fee Schedule Committee Report Mr. Sommer (805) 557-3326

8 11:40 Discipline Committee - CLOSED SESSION Dr. Ng (408) 295-0514

(Per Title 2, Division 3, Part 1, Section 11126(d) of the Government Code)

(Re: Kesho Hurria, M.D.)

9. 12:10 Announcements Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

10. 12:15 Adjournment Dr. Pitts (714) 967-4692

Mr. Larry Williams will assist the Co-Chair in keeping the order of people wishing to be recognized by the Chair.