LPPHC Intensive Services Grand Rounds

Life Transitions: Onset of Capacity From a Legal Perspective, Management of the Person and/or Property, and Social Security Disability Benefits

Steven Bruce, JD
Legal Director and Founder, People With Disabilities Foundation

Janet Espey, JD
Partner, Espey Law


Learning objectives:
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • Have an awareness of the distinctions between various legal definitions of capacity depending on the circumstances, and that they may differ from medical definitions
  • Understand the different types of fiduciaries, planning when circumstances are changing, and documents that medical professionals may be asked to provide related to succession of fiduciaries and Social Security disability applications
  • Have a working knowledge of certain Social Security disability benefits principles


LPPHC Intensive Services Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and are intended only for an audience of medical professionals.

Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits will be available for licensed physicians participating in this activity. You must attend this event in-person and sign in to qualify for CME credit.

Monday, November 20, 2017 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

LP-190 Auditorium
401 Parnassus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94143

Event Type

Grand Rounds, Lecture/Seminar, Academic


School of Medicine


Students, Postdocs, Faculty




lecture, psychiatry, cme, Weill Institute for Neurosciences, isgr


Department of Psychiatry



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