Friday evening

Not Just a Prescription Pad: A Multimodal Approach to Chronic Pain Management

Interested in learning more about best practices in the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain? Join us on the evening of October 19th to learn more about: safe prescribing of opioids; tapering, substitution, and exit strategies; various pharmacological and non‑pharmacological strategies for the treatment of chronic non-cancer pain; community and regional resources, including WorkSafeBC programs; and more.


Dr. Peter Rothfels, Dr. Mary-Louise O’Driscoll, and Dr. Launette Rieb


Registration 5:30 p.m.
Talk 5:45–8:30 p.m. (including Q&A)


The Inn at Laurel Point, 680 Montreal St.


This event is fully funded by WorkSafeBC and dinner will be provided.

Register for Friday only at or call 1.877.231.8765. Physician, nurse practitioner and other allied health professional walk-ins are welcome. This workshop is aligned with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of B.C.’s Standards and Guidelines for the safe prescribing of opioids.