July 26th, 2016 10:00AM-1PM @ 1901 Monterey Rd. Ste 10 San Jose

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (Provider #CEP 14131) for two contact hours at no charge!!! Come to us live or via webinar!

About our free seminar:

10:00AM-10:30AM Registration
10:30AM-11:30AM "A Tale of 1000 Chronic Pain Patients"

In this session, Biofunction Program Director, Bruno Kovacic will review techniques used in muscle strengthening and work restoration to expedite case closure in challenging cases. He will also share results and outcomes of his program in over 1000 chronic pain patients.

Presentation Download: THE TALE OF 1,000 CHRONIC PAIN PATIENTS (4.5mb)

11:30PM-12:00PM Complimentary on site lunch
12:00PM-12:45PM "Case Review with Dr. Sharma & Dr. Ramesh"

In this session Samir Sharma MD, orthopedic surgeon and Jaishri Ramesh, Medical Director will review specific examples or work restoration and muscle strengthening cases.

Presentation Download: Dr.Sharma - WCE CPWR(1mb)   Dr.Ramesh - Muscle Strengthening(1mb)

12:45PM-1:00PM Open Forum for Questions for the speakers

This Seminar will be held at our Clinic in San Jose on Monterey Road near "The Plant" Shopping center.

Alliance Occupational Medicine - San Jose
1901 Monterey Rd,
Suite 10
San Jose, CA 95112

Please click on "Education" bar on the top of our website, scroll down and click on "Seminar Events", choose the event and click on the "Registration" tab. If you have any problems with registration, you can contact Jeannie Siador-Ebalobo at 408-477-8063 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to personally register you.

Sponsored by Alliance Occupational Medicine


About our Speakers:

Bruno Kovacic

Bruno Kovacic RN CECD CET is the founder of BioFunction, a forensic disability consulting company, who has spent nearly 20 years working first-hand with more than 1,000 chronic pain patients. For the past 8 years, BioFunction has partnered with Alliance Occupational Medicine to manage our Work Capacity Evaluation & Work Restoration programs. During this workshop Bruno will be sharing his insights and restoration experiences gained while managing this complex and often confounding medical issue. He will discuss the impact of chronic pain in our society; various work recovery barriers encountered in these patients; and provide an inside look into how the mind of a chronic pain patient works. He will also discuss chronic pain restoration and offer practical ways for everyone to help reduce the impact of this difficult problem on our workplace.

Jaishri Ramesh

Jaishri Ramesh, M.D. License #A51723 Dr. Ramesh has been working in occupational medicine since 1995. She received her Medical degree from Bangalore Medical College. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine at St Vincent Hospital in Portland Oregon and residency in Internal Medicine at Kaiser in Santa Clara, CA. She became board certified in Internal Medicine in 1994. Dr. Ramesh is fluent in English, Kannada, Marathi, Hindi, and Tamil. Dr. Ramesh is the Medical Director for Alliance Occupational Medicine and is also a Certified Medical Review Officer. Dr. Ramesh is also NCRME certified for DOT physicals # 6408767753

Samir Sharma

Samir Sharma, M.D. License #A72062 is a general orthopedist with an emphasis on knee, shoulder and hand surgery. Dr. Sharma completed his medical training and Residency in Orthopedics at Wayne State University. Dr. Sharma also completed a sports medicine fellowship in Lake Tahoe performing over 400 operative cases. Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellowship trained Sports Medicine, and State of California Qualified Medical Evaluator.

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