If Not Opiods, Then What?
3 days of in-depth, practical and leading-edge medical education by world-class pain medicine experts.
Experts from around the country will lead a dynamic, multi-faceted educational experience, including “TED” talks, small discussion groups, panel discussions, breakout sessions, and extended learning opportunities. Participants will learn how to approach the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain from a collaborative, multidisciplinary, non-opioid perspective, based upon current research and best practices.
By the completion of this program participants will:
- Understand the principles and best practices of chronic pain management.
- Learn how to better screen individuals who present with chronic pain and to create an appropriate management regime.
- Learn effective communication strategies for dealing with chronic pain patients, and in order to help them become motivated and engaged to make long-term changes to their health.
Physicians, PAs, NPs, nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, pharmacists, social workers, counselors, substance abuse treatment professionals, PT, OT, administrators, and other health care professionals who treat patients with chronic pain.