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Yesterday I attended day 3 (the last day) of the New Zealand Pain Society Annual Scientific Meeting.

0900-0945: Bridging The Gap: How to Apply Best Evidence Practice in Community Settings

Professor Michael Nicholas, Director, Pain Education & Pain Management Programs, Pain Management Research Institute, The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia  

0945-1030: Back Pain - Don’t Take It Lying Down

Professor Rachelle Buchbinder, Senior Principal Research Fellow; Director, Monash Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Cabrini Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

1100-1115 Online Mindfulness and Gratitude Intervention for Persistent Pain (#40)

Associate Professor Nicola Swain, University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ

1115-1130 Do Online Resources Foster Self-Management Support in People with Persistent Pain?

Dr Hemakumar Devan, Postdoctoral Fellow, Centre for Health, Activity & Rehabilitation Research, University of Otago, Wellington, NZ

1130-1145: ‘My Shoulder has a Brain’: Feasibility of Neuroscience- Informed Physiotherapy for Persistent Shoulder Pain

Associate Professor Nicola Swain, University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ

1145-1230: Reflections on 23 years in Acute Pain Management

Richard Craig, Nurse Leader, Acute Pain Service, Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, NZ

1330-1400: Summary /Review of the Evidence for the Role of Gabapentinoids in Pain

Dr John Alchin, Pain Physician, Pain Management Centre, Burwood Hospital, Christchurch, NZ

1400-1430: Summary /Review of the Evidence for Addiction to / Abuse of Gabapentinoids

Dr Tony Harley, Psychiatric Registrar, Community Alcohol and Drug Services, Christchurch, NZ

1430-1500: A Discussion of the Role and Use of Gabapentinoids in Pain, in the Light of the Abuse Potential

Panel Discussion

1530-1600: Is Pain Intensity the Best Measure of Pain Treatment Outcome?

Professor Jane Ballantyne, Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA

1600-1630: Panel Discussion with our Keynote Speakers

Professor Jane Ballantyne, Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA;Professor Fiona Blyth, Public Health and Pain Medicine, Head Concord Clinical School, Faculty of Medicine and Health University of Sydney, Concord, NSW,  Australia; Professor Rachelle Buchbinder, Senior Principal Research Fellow; Director, Monash Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Cabrini Institute, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia   and Professor Michael Nicholas, Director, Pain Education & Pain Management Programs, Pain Management Research Institute, The University of Sydney, NSW,

March 9th 2019

 

Philip Bayliss, Registered Osteopath, 43 Thames Street, St Albans, Christchurch, NZ. ☎️03 356 1353