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Atlantic Mentorship Network-Pain & Addiction Conference March 1-2, 2018

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Atlantica Hotel Halifax

1980 Robie Street

Halifax, NS B3H 3G5

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The "Professional Collaboration- A Team Approach in Pain & Addiction Management" is designed to provide an update in the field of pain management and addiction for family physicians and other health professionals. It will give clinicians an appreciation of the importance of taking an interdisciplinary approach as well as provide updates on key areas of pain management, addiction and mental health. This conference will include faculty from multiple disciplines and is tailored to facilitate a team approach including medicine, nursing, physiotherapy, psychology, pharmacy, occupational therapy, and other disciplines interested in pain management and addiction

Registration costs are for both dates.

This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Nova Scotia Chapter for up to 7 Mainpro+ credits.


AGENDA

Thursday, March 1, 2018

6:00pm-6:30pm Registration/Opening Remarks

6:30pm-8:00pm Non-pharmacological Strategies in Managing Fibromyalgia - Ms. Dana Marcon, Barbara Adams

Friday, March 2, 2018

8:00-8:30 Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:30-8:45 Opening Remarks - Dr. Sam Hickcox

8:45-9:15 An Update on the Nova Scotia’s Opioid Use & Overdose Framework - Dr. Robert Strang

9:15-10:30 Working Collaboratively to Change Benzodiazepine Prescribing - Dr. Johnathan Bertram

10:30-11:00 BREAK

11:00-12:00 Managing Chronic Pain & PTSD - Operational Stress Injury Clinic

12:00-1:00 LUNCH

1:00-2:15 What is the Role of CPSNS/PMP/CRNNS/NSCP in Pain & Addiction Management: A Panel Discussion - Dr. Gus Grant, Heather McPeake, Lynn Miller, Beverley Zwicker

2:15-2:45 BREAK

2:45-3:45 A Team Approach in Optimizing Pain Management in Older Adults - Aprill Negus

3:45-4:00 CLOSING


Location

Atlantica Hotel Halifax

1980 Robie Street

Halifax, NS B3H 3G5

Canada

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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