Pain Management Updates for the Primary Care Provider

 

CME Course

Saturday, May, 16, 2015

The William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
Chapel Hill, North Carolina

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essential areas and policies of the North Carolina Medical Society through the joint sponsorship of Mountain Area Health Education Center and UNC Department of Anesthesiology.  Mountain Area Health Education Center is accredited by the NCMS to sponsor continuing education for physicians.

Earn up to 8 Credits!

REGISTRATION OPENING SOON!

Tentative Schedule

07:15 - 07:45a     Continental Breakfast, Registration & Exhibits

07:45 - 08:00a    Welcome & Introduction

08:00 - 08:45a    Psychological Perspectives on Pain:  Information Useful for the Primary Care Provider

08:45 - 09:30a     Overview and Update on Chronic Opioid Management

09:30 - 09:45a     Break & Exhibits

09:45 - 10:30a     Headache Management in Primary Care

10:30 - 11:15a     Painful Peripheral Neuropathies

11:15 - 12:00p     Musculoskeletal Pain

12:00 - 01:00p    Lunch

01:00 - 01:45p    Understanding & Managing Functional Abdominal Pain

01:45 - 02:30p     Assessment of Pelvic Pain for the Primary Practitioner

02:30 - 03:15p     The Latest in Fibromyalgia

03:15 - 03:30p     Break & Exhibits

03:30 - 04:15p     Rehabilitation of the Spine and an Approach to the Patient with Neck and Low Back Pain

04:15 - 05:00p     Non-Opioid Options for Acute Chronic Pain Management

05:00 - 05:45p     An Overview of Interventional Pain Management Therapies

05:45 - 06:00p     Closing Remarks