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17th Annual Pain Management Conference

Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education

Friday, March 9, 2018 from 7:15 AM to 4:15 PM (CST)

17th Annual Pain Management Conference

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Physician, Dentist, Nurse Practitioner, Physician Assistant, Pharmacist   more info Mar 8, 2018 $145.00 $0.00
Nurse, Dental Hygienist, Physical and Occupational Therapist, Public Health Professional, Other Healthcare Professional   more info Mar 8, 2018 $90.00 $0.00
Fellow, Resident, Full-Time Student   more info Mar 8, 2018 $50.00 $0.00
Optional Handout Materials 1d 18h 45m $15.00 $0.00

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Event Details

Designed For: Physicians, Dentists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurses, Dental Hygienists, Physical and Occupational Therapists, Public Health Professionals, Fellows, Residents, Students and Other Interested Healthcare Providers

Provided By: Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education Consortium: School of Medicine, College of Nursing, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, School of Dentistry and CHI Health

Purpose: The conference will provide practitioners with the most recent information that will enhance knowledge, skills, and performance in the assessment and treatment of patients with pain disorders.

Objectives: At the end of this program, the participants should be able to:

Session I

  • Discuss the etiology and pathophysiology of osteoporosis and bone pain and the patient who is at high risk
  • Outline the challenges and complications in the treatment and management of patients with osteoporosis and bone pain
  • Describe the correlation between chronic pain and sleep disorders
  • Identify treatment modalities and interventions to managing chronic pain and quality of sleep
  • Examine the incidence and prevalence of chronic pain in the elderly population and the association between chronic pain and depressed affect
  • Investigate a multidisciplinary approach for optimal pain management in the elderly including pharmacotherapy, interventional procedures, physical rehabilitation and psychological support

Session II

  • Examine the medical and economic origins of opioid abuse and how it has become a multifaceted public health challenge
  • Explain the FDA required strategy to mitigate the safety risks of drugs with a focus on opioids
  • Discuss the significant increase in opioid-related morbidity and mortality and the impact on U.S. life expectancy
  • Trace the relationships that can occur in varied presentations of opioid poisoning and end-of-life

Session III

  • Describe the role and responsibilities of the nurse to effectively manage patients in pain through assessment, intervention and advocacy
  • Describe the role of the nurse in identifying the appropriate palliative care patient and advocating for the patient
  • Examine urine drug testing (UDT) as a valuable tool for patient guidance, treatment planning, and dosage determination in opioid-treated chronic pain patients as well as the benefits and limitations of drug tests
  • Assess the current literature on non-opiate options used in acute or chronic pain management
  • Discuss ways to implement non-opioid pain management options in the primary care setting

 



Schedule:

7:15 a.m.
Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

7:45 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview
Frank J. Dowd, DDS, PhD

SESSION I: Pain Control in Special Populations

8 a.m.
Osteoporosis and Bone Pain
Robert R. Recker, MD, MACP, FACE

9 a.m.
The Quality of Sleep: Effect of Chronic Pain
Naresh A. Dewan, MD, FCCP, FAASM

10 a.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

10:15 a.m.
Geriatric Pain & Associated Conditions (Depression)
Amy L. McGaha, MD, FAAFP
Shannon M. Kinnan, MD

SESSION II: Opioid Treatment

11:15 a.m.
Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) for Opioids
Amy M. Pick, PharmD, BCOP

12 p.m.
Lunch and Visit Exhibits

1 p.m.
Opioid Poisoning and End-of-Life
Helen Stanton Chapple, PhD, RN, MSN, MA, CT

SESSION III: Special Issues in Pain Management

1:30 p.m.
The Nurse’s Role in Pain Management
Debra R. Reeg, APRN, ACHPN

2:15 p.m.
Urine Drug Testing to Monitor Opioid Use for Managing Chronic Pain
Henry C. Nipper, PhD, DABCC

3 p.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

3:15 p.m.
Non-Opioid Options for Treating Acute Pain
Christopher M. Criscuolo, MD

4 p.m.
What Have We Learned Today?
Frank J. Dowd, DDS, PhD
Frederick E. Youngblood, MD

4:15 p.m.
Evaluation, Adjournment and Prize Drawing



Education Credits

Category 1
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurses CE
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 7.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses licensed in Iowa and California: This activity was planned and developed in accordance with the continuing education standards of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). The Iowa Board of Nursing and the California Board of Nursing will honor ANCC continuing education credits for face-to-face programs held outside Iowa and California, or for ANCC-approved online recorded courses taken in a self-study format.

Pharmacy
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). The 17th Annual Pain Management Conference is accredited for 7.0 hour(s) for completion of all CE Sessions on March 9, 2018. The 17th Annual Pain Management Conference is a knowledge-based activity.

AAFP
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.

Dental
Creighton University is an approved CE provider by the states of Iowa, Kansas and South Dakota, and this course meets the requirements for credit in Nebraska. Creighton is an ADA CERP Recognized provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at www.ada.org/cerp. Creighton University School of Dentistry designates this lecture activity for a maximum of seven (6.25) continuing education credits.

Physical Therapy
Course materials have been submitted to the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association for continuing education approval.

Occupational Therapy
The Board of Occupational Therapy Practice does not pre-approve continuing education course offerings, but will accept a continuing education activity when they are planned and conducted for occupational therapists and the continuing education activity relates to the practice of Occupational Therapy. Each professional is responsible for their own certification.

Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education and CHI Health. Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Disclosure policy:
It is the policy of Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities. All faculty participating in this activity are expected to disclose to the audience any significant financial interest or other relationship he/she has with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) discussed in an educational presentation.

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Mike and Josie Harper Center
Creighton University Campus
602 North 20th Street
Omaha, NE 68178

Friday, March 9, 2018 from 7:15 AM to 4:15 PM (CST)


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