About the Conference: This year's conference will combine short didactic lectures from chronic pain leaders throughout the country, combined with smaller, focused workshops with each of the faculty. Come prepared to dialogue with experienced and leading clinicians, and take home actionable strategies you can use the following Monday in your practice.
For additional reading and handouts, click here.
To view a special presentation presented by Dr Tauben on November, 15, click here.
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Agenda: To view the agenda, click here.
To register: Click here, or call (423) 439-8027. Online registration is closed, but we will be accepting registrations at the door.
Target Audience: Primary Care Physicians, APNs and PAs, Pain Specialists, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Psychologists, Social Workers, Nurses in Acute and Community-based Care Settings
Learning Objectives: "As a result of participating in this activity, the attendee will be able to.........."
Activity Director: Shelley Silvers, PhD, Clinical Psychologist, Program Coordinator of the Multidisciplinary Pain Management Program, Quillen VA Medical Center, Mountain Home, TN
Date, Time and Location: Friday, November 16, 2012, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Breakfast and Walk-in Registration 7:00 AM), Millennium Centre, Millennium Place, Johnson City, TN 37604
Financial Support: Commercial support is being sought for this conference. Companies providing grants will be disclosed before and at the conference.
|ACCME Accreditation: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.|
|CME Credit: Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.|
This live activity, Controversies in Pain Management, Improving Patient Functionality in the Primary Care Setting, with a begin date of November 16th, 2012, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 7.25 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
|CNE Credit: 6.75 continuing nursing education contact hours for this conference. East Tennessee State University College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Tennessee Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.|
|This event is presented by the College of Nursing Office of Continuing Education at East Tennessee State University, and the Quillen College of Medicine Office of Continuing Medical Education.|
|This activity has been approved for 6.5 hours of TPTA Credit.|
|The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of this knowledge-based program will provide a statement for seven (7.0) live contact hours credit (0.7 CEUs) and will be mailed within 3 weeks following the program. Beginning 2012 your CE credits will also be submitted electronically to NABP and in 2013 we will no longer be providing paper copies of CE statements. Pharmacists or pharmacy technicians with questions regarding their NABP e-Profile or CPE Monitor should refer to the FAQ section on the NABP website (www.nabp.net/programs/cpe-monitor/cpe-monitor-service) or contact NABP Customer Service: 847-391-4406. Successful completion includes attending the session, signing the attendance sheet, and completion of the program evaluation form. Universal Activity Number (UAN): 0064-9999-12-057-L01-P|
Other Accreditations are being sought and will be posted on the website as they become available.