Spring Education Seminar – Virtual

Spring Education Seminar
May 12, 2022
1:30 PM – 4:40 PM ET

ICA is recognized internationally by insurance claim professionals as the go to for education in the life, disability and health claims industry. This half-day seminar will bring together industry claims professionals to engage in high-quality educational offerings that will provide participants with relevant and timely information.

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM ET
Dr. Dave Rengachary
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Director for U.S. Mortality Markets at RGA Insurance Company
COVID-19 – A Year in Review and a Look Ahead
Please join us for a wide-ranging review many aspects of COVID-19 beginning with a review of the last year including updated data around variants, vaccines and all things in between. From there we will pivot to a look ahead including discussion of anti-viral medications, long COVID and an early analysis of future mortality trends and considerations.
Dr. Dave Rengachary is Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Director for U.S. Mortality Markets at RGA Reinsurance Company, where he has served instrumental roles in setting the risk philosophy for the department, oversight of US Manual development, leadership roles across numerous USMM underwriting initiatives and regulatory engagement.
Prior to joining RGA in 2013, he was a general neurologist in practice at Missouri Baptist Medical Center where he also served as medical director for their Primary Stroke Center. Dr. Rengachary attended the Honors Program in Medical Education at Northwestern University. He then completed an adult neurology residency at Washington University followed by a fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology. He serves on the board of directors of Memory Home Care Solutions and Oasis, non-profit organizations respectively dedicated to Alzheimer’s caregiver support and healthy aging. He has obtained board certification in neurology, insurance medicine, FALU, and FLMI. Dr. Rengachary is enrolled in the Executive M.B.A. program at the Olin Business School at Washington University.

2:35 PM – 3:35 PM ET

The Shifting Landscape of Navigating Claims Investigating and Adjudication in this Virtual World  SPONSORED BY   
Track: Health and Long Term Care and Fraud and Risk Management

“The Law Year in Review” updates on ERISA and recent legal cases of interest to the claims community
Track: Disability
Joe Hamilton and Chris Collins of Mirick, O’Connell, DeMallie & Lougee, LP

Insurance Technology and Analytics Update SPONSORED BY 
Track: Insurance Technology and Analytics Committee
Robert Huntsman, Chief Data Scientist, Prudential
3:40 PM – 4:40 PM ET
Long Haul COVID: Legal Implications
presented by
Adam Formus, Guardian Life and Jake Monk, Shutts and Bowen, LLP