Presentations

July 2011:

Science update for the DePuy Pinnacle Hip. DePuy Hip Litigation Group (Concurrent with AAJ), New York City, NY

February 2011:

ASR and Pinnacle Hip Update. DePuy Hip Litigation Group (Concurrent with Mass Torts Made Perfect), Las Vegas, NV

February 2011:

New Developments: Science issues for the DePuy ASR. DePuy Hip Litigation Group (Concurrent with AAJ), Miami Beach, FL

January 2011:

Science Update for the DePuy ASR. DePuy Hip Litigation Group, West Palm Beach, FL

November 2010:

The Science of the ASR Hip Implant Problems. Johnson & Johnson DePuy Hip Implant Litigation Conference, Durham, NC

October 2010:

The DePuy ASR Hip Implant: A Review of the Medicine and Science. DePuy Hip Litigation Summit, Chicago, IL

October 2009:

“Anatomy for Litigators.” Six-hour CLE Conference, North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Raleigh, NC. Course Director and Speaker.

October 2008:

“Communicating with Physicians and Their Offices.” Mountain Magic CLE Conference, North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Paralegals Section, Asheville, NC.

October 2008:

“Defense Tactics for Poisoning the Patient's Relationship with Treating Physicians.” Workshop, Mountain Magic CLE Conference, North Carolina Advocates for Justice, Asheville, NC.

March 2008:

Medical Malpractice Symposium 2008, Program Chairman, North Carolina Trial Lawyers Association, Raleigh, NC.

February 2008:

“Cross Examination of the Expert Witness.” Faculty Participant, North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Raleigh, NC.

October 2007:

“Communicating with Physicians and Their Offices.” NC Trial Lawyers Association, Asheville, NC.

October 2007:

Moderator for Symposium: “Same or Similar Community v. National Standard of Care,” Professional Negligence Section, NC Trial Lawyers Association, Asheville, NC.

June 2007:

Medical Malpractice and Concomitant Medical Device Product Liability, Orthopaedic Medical Device Section, Product Liability, AAJ, Chicago, IL.

June 2007:

“Medical Malpractice and Concomitant Medical Device Product Liability.“ Orthopaedic Medical Device Section, Product Liability, AAJ, Chicago, IL

March 2003:

“Patenting Surgical Procedures: Biotechnology and the Law.“ UNC School of Law, Chapel Hill, NC.

February 2003:

“An Analysis and Update on Tort Reform.“ Congressman Tim Valentine, Rotary Club, Belvedere Country Club, Rocky Mount, NC.

October 2003:

“Cross Examination of the Expert Witness.“ Program Participant. North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers, Raleigh NC 27605

March 2002:

“Evaluating the Validity of Orthopaedic Impairment Ratings.“ Workman's Compensation section of NCTLA, Charlotte, NC.

March 2000:

“Orthopaedic Procedure Management; point of care software for outcome and cost data capture.“ Practice Management Division Sofamore Danek, Memphis, TN

December 1999:

“Intuitive physician created software for data capture at the point of care.“ Orthopaedic Procedure Management. Smith & Nephew, Memphis, TN

1998:

“THR: An analysis of outcomes, cost and value.“ Presented at the National Symposium and Workshop on Total Joint Arthroplasty. Pinehurst, NC

1998:

“Orthopaedic Procedure Management.“ Presented to CEO, COO and Management Team Sulzer Orthopaedics (SOUS) Austin, TX

1997:

“THR: An analysis of outcomes, cost and value.“ Presented at the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association, Annual Meeting, Asheville, NC

1997:

“Arthroscopy of the Shoulder.“ Presented at the Sports Medicine Symposium, Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC

1996:

“Orthopaedic Centers of Excellence.“ Presented to St. Joseph and Mission Hospital Leadership and the Division of Orthopaedics, Asheville, NC

1992:

Director Sports Medicine Symposium. Division II College and High School training & coaching staff, Pack Square Conference Center, Asheville, NC

1988:

“Preventive Lateral Knee Bracing in Football.“ Presented at the AOSSM Epidemiology Subcommittee (Prophylactic Knee Brace Workshop), Atlanta, GA

1987:

“Workman's Compensation Symposium.“ Herbert O. Phillips IV MD and J. Randolph Ward JD - Commissioner. NC Industrial Commission, Presented to the UNC Orthopaedic Division, North Carolina Memorial Hospital, Chapel Hill, NC

1986:

“Treatment of Burst Fractures by Decancellation of the Vertebral Body.“ Presented at the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association, Asheville, NC

1986:

“Isolated Plantar Flexion Injuries of the Ankle: An Experimental Study.“ Presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, New Orleans, LA

1985:

“Preventive Lateral Knee Bracing in Football.“ Presented at the Sports Medicine Symposium, Wrightsville Beach, NC

Articles and Publications

H.O.Phillips IV. “Applications of the False Claims Act in Medical Malpractice Actions.“ submitted for publication North Carolina Trial Briefs (August, 2008).

H.O. Phillips IV. “The Medical Expert Witness Program.“ UNC School of Law, Chapel Hill, NC. (Fall 2004).

H.O. Phillips IV. “Patenting Surgical Procedures.“ UNC School of Law, Chapel Hill, NC. (Spring 2004).

Wilson, F.C., H.O. Phillips IV, and J.A. Gilbert. “Isolated Plantar Flexion Injuries of the Ankle: An Experimental Study.“ Orthopaedic Transactions 10.3 (Fall 1986): 446.

Dahners, L.E., and H. O. Phillips IV. “The Effect of Piroxicam on Ligament Healing in Rats.“ Transaction of the 32nd Annual Meeting, Orthopaedic Research Society 11 (1986): 77.

Phillips, H.O. IV, and S.A. Grubb. “Familial Multiple Osteochondritis Dissecans: Report of a Kindred.“ Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 67-A (1985): 155-156

Phillips, H.O. IV, W.B. Greene, et al. “Measurement of Femoral Torsion: Comparison of Standard Roentgenographic Techniques with Ultrasound.“ Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 5.5 (1985): 546 - 549.

Gilbert, J.A., and H.O. Phillips IV. “The Effect of Steam Sterilization on Plaster Casting Material.“ Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 190 (1984): 241-249.

Phillips, H.O IV. “The Effects of Direct Electric Current on Stimulating Vascularity in Bone.“ [Honors Paper] Archives, Health Sciences Library, UNC School of Medicine (1981)

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