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The Need for a Personalized Team Approach in Managing Chronic Pain

 

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You do not need to be registered for PAINWeek® to attend this satellite CME program. THIS SATELLITE SYMPOSIUM IS NEITHER SPONSORED BY NOR ENDORSED BY PAINWEEK®.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

6:30 – 7:00AM : Registration
7:00 – 7:50AM : Meeting

The Cosmopolitan
Gracia 5, Level 3
3708 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89109

PROGRAM FEATURES

-ARS provided to enhance learner experience
-Create your own personalized posters
-Intimate, case-based environment

FACULTY

Sanford M. Silverman, MD
CEO And Medical Director Comprehensive Pain Medicine
Pompano Beach, FL
Affiliate Assistant Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science
Department of Integrated Medical Sciences, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine Florida Atlantic University
Boca Raton, FL
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Division of Anesthesiology
Nova Southeastern University
Davie, FL

John A. Hopper, MD
Clinical Professor
Internal Medicine, Pediatrics,
Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Detroit, MI

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

– Describe the application of medical association guidelines in the clinical care setting to appropriately screen, assess, and treat patients with chronic noncancer pain
– Analyze the efficacy and safety data of extended-release/long-acting opioid options,
both available and emerging, with abuse-deterrent technology that balances their analgesia with the risks of abuse or misuse in treating noncancer chronic pain
– Discuss the complex social and ethical issues of chronic pain management that should be addressed by the multidisciplinary team
– Review strategies to advance the communication between the healthcare team and patients
in order to optimize self-management and interdisciplinary treatment of chronic noncancer pain

TARGET AUDIENCE

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of pain specialists, primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, licensed clinical social workers, and other healthcare practitioners who care for patients with chronic pain.

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT

Med Learning Group designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the live activity.

NURSING CREDIT INFORMATION

Purpose: This program would be beneficial for nurses involved in the care of patients with chronic pain. Credits: 1.0 ANCC Contact Hour(s)

ACCREDITATION STATEMENT

Ultimate Medical Academy/CCM is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Awarded 1.0 contact hour(s) of continuing nursing education of RNs and APNs.

CONTINUING PHARMACY EDUCATION CREDIT

Amedco is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of each program qualifies for up to 1.0 ontact hours. Full attendance is required. No partial contact hours will be awarded for partial attendance. (0453-9999-16-191-L01-P(K))

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FEE & REFUND/CANCELLATION POLICY

There is no fee for this educational activity.

DISCLOSURE POLICY STATEMENT

In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for Commercial Support, educational programs sponsored by Med Learning Group must demonstrate balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor. All faculty, authors, editors, staff, and planning committee members participating in a MLG-sponsored activity are required to disclose any relevant financial interest or other relationship with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) and/or provider(s) of commercial services that are discussed in an educational activity.

DISCLOSURE OF UNLABELED USE

Med Learning Group requires that faculty participating in any CME activity disclose to the audience when discussing any unlabeled or investigational use of any commercial product or device not yet approved for use in the United States.

DISCLAIMER

Med Learning Group makes every effort to develop CME activities that are scientifically based. This activity is designed for educational purposes. Participants have a responsibility to utilize this information to enhance their professional development in an effort to improve patient outcomes. Conclusions drawn by the participants should be derived from careful consideration of all available scientific information. The participant should use his/her clinical judgment, knowledge, experience, and diagnostic decision-making before applying any information, whether provided here or by others, for any professional use.
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AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

Event staff will be glad to assist you with any special needs (ie, physical, dietary, etc.). Please contact Med Learning Group prior to the live event at info@medlearninggroup.com