19th Annual Pain Management Conference

19th Annual Pain Management Conference
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 7:15am - 4:15pm

Pain management can be simple or complex and requires a wide variety of skills and approaches. Pain management practitioners come from all fields of medicine, and together can form a multidisciplinary team resulting in improved pain management. This conference will offer health care providers evidence-based, therapeutic approaches to reduce pain and practice pain management from an integrative perspective.

Designed For

Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Dentists, Nurses, Occupational and Physical Therapists, Dental Hygienists, Public Health Professionals, Fellows, Residents, Students and Other Interested Health Care Providers

Jointly Provided By

Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education Consortium
    School of Medicine
    College of Nursing
    School of Pharmacy and Health Professions
    School of Dentistry
CHI Health

Purpose

The conference will provide practitioners with the most recent information that will enhance knowledge, skills and performance in the assessment and treatment of patients with pain disorders.


Schedule

7:15 a.m.
Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

7:45 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview
Frank J. Dowd, DDS, PhD

8 a.m.
Interprofessional Collaborative Practice: Pain and Mental Illness

Matthew A. Halfar, MD
Thomas P. Guck, PhD
Kristy M. Brandon, PT, DPT

8:45 a.m.
Treating Pain in the Emergency Room

William G. Gossman, MD

9:30 a.m.
Pain Control in the Hospital Setting and Drug
Diversion
Devin J. Fox, MD
Erin Santiago, PharmD

10:30 a.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

10:45 a.m.
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Model

Charles F. Youngblood, MD

11:30 a.m.
New Approaches to Treating Musculo-skeletal Pain

Matthew F. Dilisio, MD
Jennie F. McCarthy, PA-C

12:30 p.m.
Lunch and Visits Exhibits

1:30 p.m.
Pain Control in Oral Surgery Procedures

2:15 p.m.
Acupuncture and Other Chinese Medicine in Pain Control

Maureen Feeney, RN, BSN, M.Om., L.Ac

3:15 p.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

3:30 p.m.
Pain Scales Revisited

Helen S. Chapple, PhD, RN, MA, MSN

4 p.m.
Summary and Evaluation

Frank J. Dowd, DDS, PhD


Registration

Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Dentists: $145
Nurses, OT/COTA, PT/PTA, Dental Hygienists, Public Health Professionals, Other Health Care Professionals: $90
Fellows, Residents, and Full-Time Students: $50

Online Viewing
Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Dentists: $140
Nurses, OT/COTA, PT/PTA, Dental Hygienists, Public Health Professionals, Other Health Care Professionals: $85
Fellows, Residents, and Full-Time Students: $45

Cancellation
Refund less $25.00 if cancelling by Friday, March 6, 2020.
No refund after Friday, March 6, 2020.

Creighton University, Mike and Josie Harper Center or Online
602 North 20th Street
Omaha, NE 68178
United States