2018 PAINWeekEND - Houston, TX

PAINWeekEnd Houston 2018 Registration

Saturday 6/23/18 to Sunday 6/24/18

Registration for this event has closed.

Non-Clinicians / Medical Office Support Staff / Industry Participants click here for registration information.

This is a 2-day meeting and will provide 12 CE/CME credits.

Conference Registration Fee

Practicing Healthcare Professionals: $199

Venue

Unfortunately, we do not have discounts available on hotel rooms. Please contact the hotel directly should you require accommodations.

JW Marriott Houston (Uptown)
5150 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX 77056

Schedule (subject to change)

Click on a course name below to see the course description, UAN number, and AANP pharmacology credits.

Saturday

Times Session Faculty
8:00a - 8:30a Registration and Exhibits
Coffee will be served.
 
8:30a - 9:30a Pain Pathophysiology Unraveled David M. Glick,
DC, DAAPM, CPE, FASPE
9:30a - 9:40a Break & Exhibits
9:40a - 10:40a Innovative Interventional Approaches to Pain Management in the Elderly Michael M. Bottros, MD
10:40a - 11:40a 3's Company: COX-2 Inhibitors, Medicinal Marijuana, and Opioid Prescribing Alexandra McPherson, PharmD
11:40a - 12:00p Faculty Q&A
12:00p - 12:10p Break & Exhibits
12:10p - 1:10p Product, Disease Awareness, Medical Information Program*
Lunch will be served.
Sponsored by Salix Pharmaceuticals
Joseph Pergolizzi, Jr, MD
1:10p - 2:00p Pain Diagnostics: Clinical Pearls to Improve Common Tests for Pain David M. Glick,
DC, DAAPM, CPE, FASPE
2:00p - 2:10p
Break & Exhibits
2:10p - 3:00p The 411 on Nonprescription Analgesics: When to Hold 'Em, When to Fold 'Em Alexandra McPherson, PharmD
3:00p - 3:50p
A Gathering Storm: Are Perioperative Opioids Problematic? Michael M. Bottros, MD

Sunday

Times Session Faculty
8:00a - 8:30a Registration and Exhibits
Coffee will be served.
 
8:30a - 9:30a
Get Your Specimens in Order: The Importance of Individualized Test Orders and Timely Test Utilization Jennifer Bolen, JD
9:30a - 9:40a Break & Exhibits
9:40a - 10:40a A Comedy of Errors: Methadone and Buprenorphine Douglas L. Gourlay,
MD, MSc, FRCPC, FASAM
10:40a - 11:40a Reefer Madness: Taking the Insanity Out of Medical Cannabinoids Michael E. Schatman,
PhD, CPE, DASPE
11:40a - 12:00p Faculty Q&A
12:00p - 12:10p Break & Exhibits
12:10p - 1:10p Product, Disease Awareness, Medical Information Program*
Lunch will be served.
Sponsored by Collegium Pharmaceuticals
Abraham A. Cherrick, MD
1:10p - 2:00p Evidence-Based Approaches to Chronic Pain Management: Time to Reconsider the Benefit of Technophilism? Michael E. Schatman,
PhD, CPE, DASPE
2:00p - 2:10p
Break & Exhibits
2:10p - 3:00p Trainwreck: Addressing Complex Pharmacotherapy With the Inherited Pain Patient Douglas L. Gourlay,
MD, MSc, FRCPC, FASAM
3:00p - 3:50p Embrace Changes and Prevent Overdose: A Basic Blueprint for Legal Risk Mitigation and Response Jennifer Bolen, JD

*Not certified for credit.