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2017 Pain Conference Speakers and Presentations

OPENING KEYNOTE:
When Opioids Fall: Treating the Patient Trapped on High Dose Opioids*
Mark A. Weiner, MD, DFASAM

Morning Plenary:
Improving Pain Management and Reducing Opioid Related Adverse Events: MHA Keystone Center Experience

Adam Novak, MA and Michelle Norcross, MSA

Integrative Therapies in Pain & Stress Management*
Roxane Chan, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, LMT

Concurrent Sessions:
A. Pharmacogenomics of Pain Management*
Mitchell Knisely, PhD, RN-BC, ACNS-BC

B. Pain Management in the Elderly*
Leslie Simons, DNP, ANP-BC

C. Community Palliative Care & Hospice: It Takes a Village or at least a Team
Jennifer Buehrer, LMSW

D. Power Peace Purpose: A Therapy of Pain and Stress Mediation
Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg

E. Making Sense of Those Interventional Procedures for Pain*
Linda Vanni, MSN, RN-BC, ACNS-BC, NP

AFTERNOON PLENARY
If Opioids Aren't the Answer, What Is?*
Peg Nelson Bander, NP, ACHPN, FPCN

Testimonials from Past Attendees

“There are many pain conferences out there, but I always choose this one.”

“Great speakers, as always, and very educated/informative, well-organized, and well rounded.”

“Great conference with excellent presentations… diverse program.”