PAINWEEK 2017

SePT 59

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Satellite Events & Symposia

PAINWeek would like to thank our corporate partners for their participation in this year‘s satellite events. PAINWeek values its partnerships with these organizations and is appreciative of the supportive role that members of this community continue to play in our efforts to provide frontline practitioners with quality educational programs. These satellite events are not part of the official 2017 PAINWeek National Conference and are planned solely by the sponsoring organizations/companies.

These events include both certified and noncertified programs. Course descriptions for certified activities, faculty disclosures, and protocol for obtaining CE/CME credit will be provided by individual event organizers. Please contact the organizers for further details.

Seating is strictly limited for all events. Preference may be given to preregistrants. If you are registered, please still plan on arriving at the door no later than 10 minutes prior to start time to ensure that your seat is held for you. A limited number of meals or refreshments will be served where indicated.

Nonmedical professionals or members of industry may only be allowed to participate at the discretion of the program organizers. Typically organizers do not accommodate family members, office staff, or guests of healthcare professionals.

There are no fees to attend any of these educational activities.

Information provided and opinions expressed have not involved any verification of the findings, conclusions, and opinions by PAINWeek. Opinions expressed by speakers do not necessarily reflect those of PAINWeek. No responsibility is assumed by PAINWeek for any injury and/or damage to persons or property as a matter of products liability, negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any methods, products, instruction, or ideas contained in the material herein. Because of the rapid advances in the medical sciences, PAINWeek recommends that independent verification of diagnoses and medication dosages should be made by each healthcare professional.

For industry professionals interested in sponsoring a satellite event, please click here.

2017 Satellite Events

Noncertified Activities

Insights on Novel Technology in Pain Management with Abuse-Deterrent Extended-Release Opioids
Tuesday, September 5
8:00a - 9:00a
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc.
This activity is not certified for credit.
Breakfast will be served.

Chronic Pain Treatment: Opioids Reconsidered
Tuesday, September 5
12:15p - 1:30p
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by BioDelivery Sciences
This activity is not certified for credit.
Lunch will be served.

Salix Pharmaceuticals Invites You to a Product Theater on Opioid-Induced Constipation
Tuesday, September 5
3:40p - 4:30p
Level 3/Castellana Ballroom
Sponsored by Salix Pharmaceuticals
This activity is not certified for credit.
Refreshments will be served.

A Presentation by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. & Inspirion Delivery Sciences
Wednesday, September 6
8:00a - 9:00a
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
This activity is not certified for credit.
Breakfast will be served.

How Policy, Guidelines, and the Media Challenge Patient Access to Opioid Pain Management: Shifting the Focus from Politics to Patients
Wednesday, September 6
8:00a - 9:00a
Level 3/Castellana Ballroom
Sponsored by Pernix Therapeutics
This activity is not certified for credit.
Breakfast will be served.

Navigating the Opioid Landscape: The Right Molecule at the Right Time
Wednesday, September 6
12:15p - 1:30p
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Depomed, Inc.
This activity is not certified for credit.
Lunch will be served.

Analgesic of the Future: A New Opioid Molecule With Slow Entry Into the CNS
Wednesday, September 6
12:15p - 1:30p
Level 3/Castellana Ballroom
Sponsored by Nektar Therapeutics.
This activity is not certified for credit.
Lunch will be served.

A Presentation by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. & Inspirion Delivery Sciences
Wednesday, September 6
3:40p - 4:30p
Level 3/Castellana Ballroom
Sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
This activity is not certified for credit.
Refreshments will be served.

Opioid-Induced Constipation: The Science, Patient Burden, and a Prescription Treatment Approach
Thursday, September 7
8:00a - 9:00a
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo and AstraZeneca
This activity is not certified for credit.
Breakfast will be served.

Postherpetic Neuralgia Treatment: Understanding the Neuropathic Disease
Thursday, September 7
8:00a - 9:00a
Level 3/Castellana Ballroom
Sponsored by Arbor Pharmaceuticals, LLC
This activity is not certified for credit.
Breakfast will be served.

A Presentation by Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. & Inspirion Delivery Sciences
Thursday, September 7
12:15p - 1:30p
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo Inc.
This activity is not certified for credit.
Lunch will be served.

Salix Pharmaceuticals Invites You to a Breakfast Product Theater on Opioid-Induced Constipation
Friday, September 8
8:00a - 9:00a
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Salix Pharmaceuticals
This activity is not certified for credit.
Breakfast will be served.

Insights on Novel Technology in Pain Management With Abuse-Deterrent Extended-Release Opioids
Friday, September 8
8:00a - 9:00a
Level 3/Castellana Ballroom
Sponsored by Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc.
This activity is not certified for credit.
Breakfast will be served.

Opioid-Induced Constipation: The Science, Patient Burden, and a Prescription Treatment Approach
Friday, September 8
12:15p - 1:30p
Level 3/Brera Ballroom
Sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo and AstraZeneca
This activity is not certified for credit.
Lunch will be served.

A New Path to Pain Relief: Time for a Change with a Peripherally Acting Kappa Opioid Receptor Agonist (KORA)
Friday, September 8
12:15p - 1:30p
Level 3/Castellana Ballroom
Sponsored by Cara Therapeutics
This activity is not certified for credit.
Lunch will be served.

Certified Activities

Managing Opioid Risks & Adverse Effects in a Politically Charged Environment
Wednesday, September 6
4:40p - 5:40p
Level 3/Gracia 1
This activity is supported by educational grants from Salix and Depomed.
This activity is certified for credit.

Finding Relief from Opioid-Induced Constipation: Emerging Therapies for Individualized Management
Saturday, September 9
7:00a - 8:00a
Level 3/Gracia 1
Supported by an educational grant from Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., A Division of Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America LLC and Consultant, a registered trademark of HMP Communications.
This activity is certified for credit.
Refreshments will be served.