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8th Annual Pain Awareness Education Day

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Red & White Club

1833 Crowchild Trail Northwest

Calgary, AB T2M 4S7

Canada

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This is an educational conference focusing on the 2019 Global Year Against Pain in the Most Vulnerable. It is aimed at health-care professionals who see the issues associated with such pain first-hand in their interactions with patients. This conference will showcase multidisciplinary approaches for the treatment of pain by sharing advances in research and innovative strategies for pain management within Alberta.

This year's key note speaker is Dr. Steven Kamper. His research experience include chronic back and neck pain, pain in children and adolescents, patient expectations and placebo effects. He will speak about the Pain Revolution outreach project in rural Australia aimed at educating the public about pain and upskilling clinicians on best practice (www.painrevolution.org).

Additional topics will include:

  • Virtual Reality for Pain During Wound Care

  • Safeworks and Safe Injections

  • Managing Pain in the Indigenous Population

  • Impact of Adverse Childhood Events

  • Impact of Trauma, Suffering, and Grief on Patients and Providers

  • and more... (check back soon for details)

Breakfast, lunch and light snacks provided. Include any dietary restrictions on the registration form.

We suggest dressing in layers, the room temperature may fluctuate during the day. Please refrain from wearing fragrances.

Doors open at 0730. Opening remarks at 0815.

All healthcare disciplines welcome.

FAQs

What are my parking options for the event?

*NEW* Parking is included in your registration fee. Please park in lots OVC or MME and proceed directly into the Red and White Club. No need to display a ticket in your car. You will not be reimbursed if you pay for parking that day.

What is the refund policy?

Refunds will be subject to a cancellation fee of $10.00. No refunds after October 1, 2019.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, you do not need to bring your ticket to the event. Registration is done by Eventbrite so we will have your name at the registration desk.


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Red & White Club

1833 Crowchild Trail Northwest

Calgary, AB T2M 4S7

Canada

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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