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Full Schedule

Full Schedule

  • Tuesday, September 3, 2024
  • 6:30 AM – 7:20 AM PST
    Registration/Morning Coffee
  • 6:45 AM – 7:15 AM PST
    PAINWeek 101
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Breaking the Cycle: Ultra Brief Psychological Interventions to Prevent Opioid Abuse
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Missed Cause of Misery: Nerve Sensitization (Nociplastic Pain)
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Potent Poisoning: When Sleeping Beauty Gets a Bad Apple
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Women and Migraine: Throughout the Lifespan
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM PST
    Averitas Breakfast
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    House of Pain: Get Out Your Seat and...Manage Sickle Cell Pain!
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Jack-of-All-Trades: Pharmacology Review of Buprenorphine and Methadone in the Palliative Care Setting
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Mobile Health: Compliance, Value Add, Revenue & Real-World Evidence of Clinical Outcomes
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Stress, Anxiety, and Insomnia, Oh My! Integrative Medical Approaches for These Co-Morbid Pain Drivers
  • 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM PST
    Break
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Complexities and Dimensions of Migraine Care: The Burden of Migraine in the Older Adult Population and How to Optimize Treatment Selection
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Initiation Without Precipitation: The Nitty-Gritty of Starting Buprenorphine
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Neuromodulation for the Front Line Providers
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Poking Around: An Introduction and Integration of Acupuncture Into Your Practice
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST
    Pfizer Sponsored Lunch
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Creating a Specialty Pain Education Curriculum for Advanced Practice Providers
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Opioid Odyssey: Navigating the Stewardship Seas
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Sink or Swim: Pain Management Approaches for the Clinical Conundrums
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Working With Culturally Diverse Patients: A Pain Management Psychologist Perspective
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    A Classic With a New Twist: The Utilization of Buprenorphine in the Chronic Pain Patient
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    Red Alert: When Period Pain Becomes a Problem
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    The “Other” Back Pain: Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    Three Patients, Three Stories, One Challenging Disease: Examining Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Through the Patient’s Perspective
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST
    Break
  • 3:00 PM – 4:20 PM PST
    VA/Government Services Reception
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    Keep the Fire Going: Chronic Stress and "Burn Out" – Helping Us to be Better for Our Patients
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    Optimizing Quality of Life for Cancer Patients through Pain Management
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    Partnering in Pain: Navigating Shared Experiences in Endometriosis Pain Management
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    Riddle Me This? Unraveling Unexpected Urine Drug Tests and Strategies to Interpreting Perplexing Puzzling Results
  • 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM PST
    Applying Best Practices in Pain Management: Delivering Holistic Patient-Centered Care to Minimize Health Disparities and Adverse Opioid Outcomes
  • Wednesday, September 4, 2024
  • 6:30 AM – 7:20 AM PST
    Registration/Morning Coffee
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Appropriate Patient Selection for Neuromodulation: Identification and Management of Post-Op Complications
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Communication Matters! How Improving Communication Skills Can Augment Pain Management in Patients with Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Foundations of Psychedelic Medicine: A Clinical Perspective
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    The Role of a Pain Management Psychologist in a Multidisciplinary Team
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM PST
    Responsible Pain Management With Opioid Therapy for Patients With Severe and Persistent Pain
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    A DO, A PA, and A Clinical Pharmacist Walk Into a Room...An Interprofessional Collaboration
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Mitigating Opioid Misuse Through Tamper-Resistant Formulations: What's the Evidence?
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Real World Evidence on Psychedelics for Pain - Patient Perspectives
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    The Devil is in the Details: Post-Covid Pain Syndromes
  • 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM PST
    Exhibit Hall Break
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    A Novel Approach: Preventing & Treating Chronic Pain Due to Obesity in the Healthcare Setting
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    A Show of Hands: The Art and Science of Physical Examination Part I: Headaches, Neck and Upper Extremity Pain
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Injections, Nerve Blocks, Pumps, and Neuromodulation
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Substance Struggles: Confronting Controlled Substance Mishandling and Addiction in Healthcare
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST
    Vertex Sponsored Lunch
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST
    What to Do When Pain Relief With Gabapentinoids Isn’t Enough?
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Analgesics of the Future
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Beyond the Bedside: From Clinical Expert to Influential Leader
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    FIRE AND ICE: Acupuncture For the Treatment of Women Veterans With Co-Morbid Pain and Menopause
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Round I: Why Telehealth Evaluations are BETTER than In-Person Evaluations
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    AI in Pain Management: Promising or Problematic?
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    Malevolent MEDDs: The Lost Art of Morphine Equivalency Utilization
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    Micro Induction of Buprenorphine in Sickle Cell Pain
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    The Underutilized Role of Diagnostic Blocks in Interventional Pain
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST
    Exhibit Hall Break
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST
    Expert Opinion Live - Revisiting Individualized Assessment and Management of OA in the Post COVID-19 Era
  • 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM PST
    Sponsored Lecture
  • 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM PST
    Keynote - Through The Eyes of a Patient: Transforming Pain Into A Thriving Life
  • 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM PST
    Welcome Reception
  • Thursday, September 5, 2024
  • 6:30 AM – 7:20 AM PST
    Registration/Morning Coffee
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Awkward Conversations: Managing Patients with Chronic Pain
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Have No Fear if OUD is Here! Simplifying Pain Management and Concomitant Opioid Use Disorder
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    I’ll Have My Pain Medication Shaken, Not Stirred: Drug Interactions to Consider in Pain Management
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Painful Puzzles: Decoding Pain Needs in Patients with Dementia
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM PST
    Frontline Opioid Prescribing: Rebalancing Benefit-Risk to Improve Outcomes
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM PST
    Maximizing Time With Patients: An Interactive Discussion Between Patient and Provider About Opioid-Induced Constipation (OIC)
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Chronic Headache: Non-Invasive Vagal Nerve Stimulation
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Combat at the Front Line: Incorporating Drug Monitoring Programs Into Practice
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Implicit Biases in Opioid Prescribing Decisions
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Navigating the Legal Landscape: Psychedelic Therapy Integration
  • 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM PST
    Exhibit Hall Break
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    A Show of Hands: The Art and Science of Physical Examination Part II: Back and Lower Extremity Pain
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Customized is Always Better: Individualized Diets and Supplementation in Migraine
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Never Again! Nephrolithiasis (Kidney Stone Pain Management)
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Round II: Why In-Person Evaluations are BETTER than Telehealth Evaluations
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST
    Break the Mold in Pain Biology: The Promise of a New Mechanism That May Overcome the Shortfalls of Current Moderate to Severe Pain Medications
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Case Based Pearls in Pelvic Pain: A Tutorial Anchored in Clinical Scenarios to Bring to Your Practice
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Evidenced-Based Care of Back Pain
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Implementation of Psychedelic Care Models: Risk Assessments & Addressing Adverse Outcomes
  • 1:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    (2 hour course) Going Down to the River to Pray: What APPs Need to Know About the Legal Side of Pain Management - Panel and Q&A
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    Debate: The High and Lows of Medical Cannabis for Chronic Pain
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    Kratom: What Pain Healthcare Providers Should Know
  • 2:10 PM – 3:00 PM PST
    Nourishing Nerves: Navigating Nutrition Driven Pain Management
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST
    Exhibit Hall Break
  • 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM PST
    Expert Opinion Live - Say No To Drugs: Neuromodulation Modalities for Migraine and Pain Management
  • 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM PST
    Averitas Sponsored Afternoon Workshop
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    Can Artificial Intelligence Personalize Pain Treatments?
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    Lend an Ear: Auricular Therapy Protocols for Pain Management
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    What's the Deal? The WHO LBP Guidelines Meet the Ones From the VA/DoD
  • 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM PST
    When is Surgery a Good Option for Managing Chronic Pelvic Pain?
  • 5:30 PM – 6:45 PM PST
    Scientific Poster/Networking Reception
  • 5:35 PM – 5:45 PM PST
    Scientific Abstract Poster Live Presentation (Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hospital)
  • 5:50 PM – 6:00 PM PST
    Scientific Abstract Poster Live Presentation (Scilex)
  • 6:05 PM – 6:15 PM PST
    Scientific Abstract Poster Live Presentation (Scilex)
  • 6:20 PM – 6:30 PM PST
    Scientific Abstract Poster Live Presentation (Sanofi)
  • 6:35 PM – 6:45 PM PST
    Scientific Abstract Poster Live Presentation (Rho World)
  • Friday, September 6, 2024
  • 6:30 AM – 7:20 AM PST
    Registration/Morning Coffee
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Are the Psychosocial Components of the Biopsychosocial Approach Really Important? The Risks of Not Integrating Behavioral Health
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    Geriatric Pain Management: Challenges and Opportunities
  • 7:30 AM – 8:20 AM PST
    The Fraud Factory: Inside a $450 Million Healthcare Fraud Acquittal and How You Can Avoid Being a Target
  • 7:30 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Auricular Therapy Workshop
  • 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM PST
    Sponsored Breakfast
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Round III – The Ultimate Debate: In-Person vs Telehealth. Which is Better for Pain Assessments? You Decide.
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Tearin ’ Up My Heart: Avoiding Cardiovascular Complications with Pain Pharmacotherapy
  • 9:40 AM – 10:30 AM PST
    Why'd You Have to Go Make Things So Complicated? Managing Patients With Multiple Chronic Pain Conditions
  • 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM PST
    Exhibit Hall Break
  • 10:35 AM – 10:45 AM PST
    Scientific Abstract Poster Live Presentation (Tris Pharma)
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Hitting a Nerve! Management of Chemotherapy-Induced Neuropathic Pain
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Joining the Fight: Transitional Pain Services for Postsurgical Pain
  • 11:00 AM – 11:50 AM PST
    Q&A on the Future of Psychedelic Medicine
  • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST
    Sponsored Lunch
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Leveraging Non-Invasive Transcutaneous Neuromodulation Devices for Treatment of Pain
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Living on the Edge: Pain, Substance Use Disorders and Suicide
  • 1:10 PM – 2:00 PM PST
    Walking on Spikes or Clouds? Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathic Pain Treatment Options
  • 2:15 PM – 2:45 PM PST
    Closing Reception/Raffle Drawing