Programs

MassPI holds one pain education conference in the Fall. Conferences provide educational content that offer continuing education contact hours for various health care professionals, depending on the program. The webinar is a new conference format for MassPI that provides more opportunities to feature guest speakers from around the country to provide pain education.


SAVE THE DATE!

MassPI's 2021 Fall Pain Education Webinar

Thursday October 14, 2021

8:00 am - 1:15 pm EDT

Steering the Course of Pain Management
in Today's Changing Tide

As MassPI's first webinar, we are pleased to feature outstanding experts in pain management from around the country. They have experienced first hand the changing tide and how to steer a course for their patients and families to relieve suffering.


Keynote Speaker

Lynn Webster, MD

Senior Fellow, Center for U.S. Policy
Author of award-winning book, The Painful Truth
Documentary Co-Producer, It Hurts Until You Die
Senior Editor, Pain Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT

"Pain and the Opioid Odyssey"

Featured Speakers

Michael Schatman, PhD

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative Care & Pain Medicine
New York University School of Medicine
Editor-In-Chief, Journal of Pain Research
New York, NY
"Opioid Moderatism and Rapproachment: The Search for a Sane
Middle Ground"

Virginia LeBaron, PhD, APRN, FAANP

Associate Professor of Nursing
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
”Leveraging Technology to Enhance Equitable Access to Pain Management”

James N. Campbell, MD

President, Chief Scientific Officer, Centrexion Therapeutics
Professor Emeritus of Neurosurgery
Director, Blaustein Endowment for Pain Research and Education
Department of Neurosurgery, Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

"Pathways for Innovation in Pain Treatment"



Schedule:

7:45 am Webinar link opens

8:00 am Welcome

8:30 am Keynote Address - Dr. Lynn Webster

9:30 am Dr. Michael Schatman

BREAK

10:40 am Panel Discussion - Drs. Webster and Schatman

11:00 am Dr. Virginia LeBaron

BREAK

12:15 pm Dr. James Campbell

1:00 pm Recap, info on post test and evaluation

1:15 pm Webinar concludes


Continuing Education Credits: (All credits are nationally certified, by discipline, as detailed here)

4.25 CME - Physicians
4.25 CE - Nurses, Pharmacists, Psychologists, and Social Workers

Note: Attendance at the live streaming of the webinar is required to receive CE or CME credit


Registration:

$49 per person until September 30, 2021; $59 per person after September 30, 2021
$39 per person for students (requires a current educational institution email address)

Register Online: https://bit.ly/MAPI2021FallWebinar

Program Agenda and Mail-In Registration: download here


Location:

Online - a link will be sent to registered participants before the webinar. Only those who are pre-registered and their login name matches their registration will be able to access the webinar.


Handouts:

People registered for the webinar will receive information about downloading available handouts..


Cancellation Policy:

Refunds are available by request (excluding fees) until September 30, 2021. All cancellations must be made, in writing, to: MassPainInit@gmail.com.


For questions about this webinar, please email MassPainInit@gmail.com.

For all other MassPI business, please send email to MassPainInitiative.org.

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