Panel discussion regarding options for workers with known or suspected job-related illness or injuries.

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

November 15, 2012 at 5:30 PM

Location: the Occupational Health Clinical Center, 840 Upper Front Street, Binghamton. (main floor of Cornell Cooperative Extension's building)

Phone: Pre-registration is recommended by calling Bob at (607) 584-9990 or (607) 565-9996.

Event Description

November 2, 2012 Updated Nov 2, 2012 at 8:28 PM EDT

Southern Tier workers who know or suspect their illness, injury, or pain is job-related can learn more about their options at a panel discussion, free and open to the public, and sponsored by the Occupational Health Clinical Center (OHCC) of Upstate Medical University. The panel features several of the state's leading workplace safety and health advocates and will include Michael Lax, M.D., board-certified in occupational medicine; Edwin Ruff, Workers' Compensation Board advocate for injured workers; Jacque Millar, a nurse practitioner who focuses on workers' illness and harmful workplace exposures; and Peter Littman, an Ithaca attorney experienced in representing injured workers.

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