2017 Pilot Assistance Forum

ALPA Conference Center, Herndon VA
May 23-24, 2017


AGENDA
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Monday, May 22 (pre-Forum activities)

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m
CIRP Chairs Meeting
Captain Louise Cullinan – CIRP Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
1:00 – 4:00 p.m
Strategic Planning Meeting – Family Issues Working Group (Open to ALPA Members Only)
First Officer John Taylor – Aeromedical Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
First Officer Ellen Brinks – Aeromedical Vice Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
First Officer Mark Segaloff – Pilot Assistance Vice Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l

Tuesday, May 23

7:30 – 8:00 a.m
Registration & Morning Coffee
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremony
Captain Tim Canoll – President, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Captain Joe DePete – First Vice President & National Safety Coordinator, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Captain Jerry McDermott – National Pilot Assistance Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
9:30 – 10:00 a.m.
Networking Break
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Generational Issues
Ms. Cynthia Wilson – Manager, Talent Management Programs, Delta Air Lines
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch & Keynote - British Airways 2276, My Whirlwind Introduction to CIRP
First Officer Kevin Hillyer, British Airways
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
What is HIMS?
First Officer Corey Slone – HIMS Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Pilot Wellness – Balancing Body & Mind
Dr. James Coppin, MD
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Networking Break
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Concurrent Breakouts

Aeromedical Chairs Meeting

Approaching Minimums, Finding the Balance Between Peer Support and Maintaining Wellness
Ms. Eileen Maloney-White – Occupational Health Nurse and Manager, Health Services, Jazz Aviation

CIRP – Obstacles & Challenges
Captain Louise Cullinan – CIRP Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Pete Dillenbeck – CIRP Director, FedEx
Ken Hagan – CIRP, American Airlines/Allied Pilots Association

HIMS – Peer Pilots Role
Captain Marc Grassie – HIMS Vice Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l

Professional Standards 101
Captain Tom Letson –Professional Standards Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Captain John Rosenberg – Professional Standards Chair, Emeritus, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Captain Rick Swanson – Professional Standards Training Coordinator, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Reception

Wednesday, May 24

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.
Registration & Morning Coffee
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Meet the Doctors
Dr. Quay Snyder – ALPA Aeromedical Advisor
Dr. David Salisbury – Director of Medicine, Civil Aviation, Transport Canada
Dr. Michael Berry – Federal Air Surgeon, Federal Aviation Administration
Dr. James Coppin, MD
10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Networking Break
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
CIRP At Its Finest – The Human Effect of Human Factors
Captain Harry Nelson, Airbus
Thierry Thoreau – Director Flight Safety, Airbus
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch & Keynote – HIMS: A Pilot's Story
First Officer Joe Warren – HIMS Volunteer, United Airlines MEC
1:30 – 3:00 p.m.
Pilot Fitness – Where Do We Go?
Dr. Quay Snyder – ALPA Aeromedical Advisor
First Officer John Taylor – Aeromedical Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
3:00 – 3:30 p.m.
Networking Break
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Concurrent Breakouts

Aeromedical – Flying and Family
Dr. Quay Snyder – ALPA Aeromedical Advisor
First Officer Ellen Brinks – Aeromedical Vice Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l

Canada PA Chairs Meeting
Captain Murray Munro – Canada Pilot Assistance Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Captain Tom O’Toole – Canada Pilot Assistance Vice-Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l

Responding to FedEx 910
First Officer Diana James – CIRP Vice Chair, JetBlue Airways, MEC
Captain Dan Petrovich – CIRP Volunteer, United Airlines MEC

HIMS – Alcoholism is a Disease
Dr. Navjyot Bedi – Medical Director, Talbott Recovery Center

Professional Standards Scenarios
Captain Tom Letson – Professional Standards Chair, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Captain John Rosenberg – Professional Standards Chair, Emeritus, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
6:30 – 10:30 p.m.
2017 Awards Reception & Dinner
Udvar-Hazy Air And Space Museum
Captain Tim Canoll – President, Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l
Keynote: The Honorable Robert Sumwalt – Acting Chairman, National Transportation Safety Board