Pain Awareness Education Day on Nov 6, 2013

Come out for the Second Annual Pain Awareness Education Day on November 6, 2013 at 08:30 – 16:30 at the Alberta Room, University of Calgary.  This event is hosted by the Acute Pain Service, Department of Anesthesia, Alberta Health Services & the Chronic Pain Consult Service, Alberta Health Services.

Presentations include:

  • Pain Pathophysiology & Pharmacology 101: Review of pain basics.
  • Pain: A Patient Experience: A pain story of empowerment.
  • Pelvic Pain: Developments in pelvic pain treatment.
  • A Palliative Perspective: Opioid induced abdominal symptoms in palliative care: what can we do?
  • Naturaceuticals for Pain: Not your standard “ceuticals”.
  • Peripheral Nerve Blocks: Expert review of peripheral nerve blocks for acute pain.
  • Peri-operative Pain Management: What can we do for patients having abdominal surgery?
  • Methadone: A treatment option for chronic pain.

For more details, please see the Pain Awareness Education Day 2013 Information Poster and Registration Brochure.

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