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Midwest Neuropathic Pain Treatment Education Expo 2014 by Power of Pain Fnd

Power of Pain Foundation

Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)

Midwest Neuropathic Pain Treatment Education Expo 2014...

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Midwest Neuropathic Pain Treatment Education Expo 2014
Hosted by the Power of Pain Foundation
Saturday, August 9, 2014
10 AM to 3 PM
Holiday Inn & Suites in Rosemont, Illinois

 

This event offers multiple education and exhibition opportunities to the patients, caregivers, public, and healthcare professionals in the search for answers to the complex questions surrounding chronic pain illnesses and disabilities. Those not able to attend in person can watch and participate via a live stream of the event.


Power of Pain Foundation hosts the Midwest Neuropathic Pain Treatment Education Expo 2014,
 which will be held on Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Holiday Inn & Suites in Rosemont, Illinois.  This event will offer multiple education and exhibition opportunities to the patients, caregivers, public, and healthcare professionals in the search for answers to the complex questions surrounding chronic pain illnesses and disabilities.  This event will be marketed throughout the entire country, but focused on the Midwest, and we anticipate approximately 200 attendees. Those not able to attend in person can watch and participate via a live stream of the event. A confirmation will be sent to registered attendees, and online viewers will receive a link to view the conference in their email. 

 

Topics covered are access to medication, insurance issues (step therapy practices, pre-authorizations, and specialty tiers), issues surrounding pain management, the pain language: communicate with caretakers and healthcare professionals for better patient care, pain in perspective to life tips and tricks for coping, patient's rights and resources, and treatment specific modality information on alternative treatments such as Calmare. Speakers and exhibitors will include patients, healthcare professionals, and alternative care.


The hotel is Holiday Inn

  • Hotel Info Reminder: Guests will have until Thursday, July 10, 2014 to make their reservations. After 7/10/14, ALL unreserved rooms will automatically be released from the group. Guests will subject to prevailing rate and availability.Special Rate Code: Power of Pain. Room rates are $99 + tax (comes with complimentary parking, WI-FI, 24 hour shuttle to/from airport) 

  • Toll Free Reservation Line- Guests can call 1-888-551-3843 to make reservations. They must mention that they are with the “Power of Pain Foundation” group.

Event Agenda

 

9:00am-10:00am

Ongoing Registration

Visit with Exhibitors

10:00am - 10:15am

Event Welcome

Gracie Bagosy; Power of Pain Foundation Iowa Ambassador and 2014 Midwest Neuropathic Pain Treatment Education Expo Event Director

10:15am-11:00am

There Is Life Beyond Pain

Kaitlyn Stevens-Pintor - Transitional life coach & program director at Relevate

11:00am – 11:45am

Identifying The Cause of Pain and Formulating a Multidisciplinary Approach with The Patient

Adam Young, MD - Interventional Pain Medicine Fellowship at Rush University Medical Center, in Chicago Illinois

11:45 – 12:15pm

Break
Visit with Exhibitors and Snack

12:15pm – 1:00pm

Embracing the potential benefits and low risks of the novel and effective clinical tool - non-invasive Calmare®
Mitchell R. Weisberg, MD MP
– Medical Director of Spero Pain Relief Therapy of Illinois, PC

1:00pm – 1:45pm

The Pain Code; Walking Through The Minefield of The Healthcare System

Barby Ingle – Chairman, Power of Pain Foundation

1:45pm-2:30pm

Panel Discussion: Pain Coping Skills between provider visits

Led by Gracie Bagosy with all event speakers on panel

2:30pm-3:00pm

Visit with Exhibitors

 


 
For questions, comments or more information contact: gracie@powerofpain.org 

Have questions about Midwest Neuropathic Pain Treatment Education Expo 2014 by Power of Pain Fnd? Contact Power of Pain Foundation

When & Where


Holiday Inn & Suites O'Hare/Rosemont
10233 W. Higgins
Rosemont, IL 60018

Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (CDT)


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Organizer

Power of Pain Foundation

The Power of Pain Foundation (POPF) provides community based support services that address the immediate need of chronic pain patients with Neuropathy conditions such as RSD, CRPS, Post Cancer Pain and Diabetic Neuropathy.

The Power of Pain Foundation - A 501(C)(3) Charity Founded: November 23, 2006
Mission
The Power of Pain Foundation's mission is to educate and show support for Chronic Pain Patients, specifically those with Neuropathy Pain conditions including Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD), Diabetic Neuropathy and Post Cancer Pain. We fulfill our mission by:

Promoting public and professional awareness of Neuropathy chronic pain conditions 
Educate those afflicted with the syndrome, their families, friends and healthcare providers on the disabling pain it causes. 
Action-oriented public awareness, education, and pain policy improvement through activities and efforts to eliminate the under treatment of chronic pain. 
Commitment to raising funds for financial, emotional and educational support for chronic pain sufferers who have Neuropathy pain conditions.
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2014-04-15 14:38:26

The host hotel is Holiday Inn - 847-954-8600

Hotel Info Reminder: Guests will have until Thursday, July 10, 2014 to make their reservations. After 7/10/14, ALL unreserved rooms will automatically be released from the group. Guests will subject to prevailing rate and availability.Special Rate Code: Power of Pain. Room rates are $99 + tax (comes with complimentary parking, WI-FI, 24 hour shuttle to/from airport)

Toll Free Reservation Line- Guests can call 1-888-551-3843 to make reservations. They must mention that they are with the “Power of Pain Foundation” group.

2014-04-18 09:59:05

Power of Pain Foundation thanks our sponsors:

Premier Sponsors $1000

  • Power of Pain Foundation
  • SPERO Pain Relief Therapy of Illinois, LLC
  • Competitive Technologies
  • The Neuroscience Center - Hyperbaric Centers of Chicago
  • Neurolumen


Contributing sponsors $500

  • John Webb


Sponsors $250

  • KevMed-PainShield
  • Maria's Fund
  • RSDSA

 

Exhibitors

  • Power of Pain Foundation
  • Competitive Technologies
  • SPERO Pain Relief Therapy of Illinois, LLC
  • The Neuroscience Center - Hyperbaric Centers of Chicago
  • KevMed-PainShield
  • Lupus Society of Illinois
  • Therapy Services, LLC
  • RSDSA
  • RUSH University Medical Center
  • Whole Foods Northbrook
  • doTERRA-Yolanda Greibel, Wellness Advocate 

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