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.

Speakers

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

Time

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

Location

The Inn at Laurel Point, 680 Montreal St.

Cost

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

Register for Friday only at events.eply.com/chronicpain 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.