Bulletin No. 69-05
November 3, 2005

DWC opens registration for its 13th annual educational conference

DWC proudly announces the 13th annual Division of Workers' Compensation Educational Conference will take place Mar. 1-2, 2006 at the Los Angeles Airport Sheraton Gateway Hotel and Mar. 6-7, 2006 at the Oakland Marriott City Center Hotel. Registration is now open and registration forms may be downloaded from the conference Web page at http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/educonf13/DWC_EducationalConference.html.

This annual event constitutes the largest workers' compensation training in the state and allows claims administrators, medical providers, attorneys, rehabilitation counselors and others in the workers' compensation community to learn firsthand about the division’s latest developments and ongoing programs. The conference is certified by organizations representing attorneys, doctors, rehabilitation counselors, case managers, claims adjusters and nurses for continuing education credits.

Information on breakout sessions will be added to the conference Web page as it becomes available. A partial list of the 2006 scheduled topics includes:

The 2005 conference completely sold out, with 800 registrants at each location. The exhibitor spaces also sold out, so the division is encouraging those who want to assure a space to register early.