This conference will address the complex landscape of chronic pain treatment across the continuum of primary care, specialty care and allied health care, including education on interventional techniques, the management of pain in pediatric, cancer and functional arenas. The curriculum is intended for participants with fundamental as well as advanced knowledge of chronic pain.
Poster PresentationsEach year, we host a poster session where professionals and learners can showcase their research and projects. Posters can be clinically or research oriented. For details on submission, see the ABSTRACT GUIDELINES on the SPS Website. Abstract submission is due by September 15, 2022.
SPS MembershipThe Southern Pain Society (SPS) was established in 1986. The Southern Pain Society's missions are to serve people with pain by advancing research and treatment and to increase the knowledge and skill of the regional professional community.
Visit Southern Pain Society to join and take advantage of the discounted registration fee. Join Southern Pain Society now and receive two years of membership for the price of one: firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPS LodgingAstor Crowne, New Orleans - 10/6-8/2022
Reservations: 877-408-9661 or book online here
Rate of $185.00 plus taxes and fees
Room block cut off date is 9/24/2022 at 5:00 PM CST.
Cancellation PolicyEarly Registration Fee expires on September 23rd
100% refund available until September 16th
70% refund available September 17th to October 4th
No refund after October 4th
If you need any of the auxiliary aids or services identified in the Americans with Disabilities Act in order to attend this course, please contact Sarah Steinhauer.
By registering for this event, you are granting permission for your contact information to be shared with Southern Pain Society, which is a joint provider of this continuing education activity.
Physicians, Advanced Practice Providers, Nurses, Social Workers, Psychologists, and other interested healthcare providers
- Discuss the pharmacologic options and advances for managing migraines.
- Review the interventional therapies for refractory headaches.
- Outline new treatments for rheumatoid, psoriatic and ankylosing spondylitis.
- Discuss interventional pain management techniques for primary care and specialist providers.
- Update the management of pain in all cancer patients, including children.
- Discuss the legal issues for telehealth during and after the pandemic.
- Review the current guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndromes.
- Yashar Eshraghi, MD
- Christopher A. Gilmore, MD
- Raghav Govindarajan, MD
- R. Norman Harden, MD
- Samer Narouze, MD, PhD
- Lynne S. Peterson, MD
- Carol Redillas, MD
- Marcela Romero-Reyes, DDS, PhD
- Eric Royster, MD
- Keith Mark Swetz, MD, MA
- Helen Turner, DNP, CNS, ARPN
- David M. Vaughn, Esq, CPC
- James N. Weisberg, PhD
- G-Jun Xu, MD, PhD
Southern Pain Society 36th Annual Meeting - Pain Management: Times They Are Still A-Changin'
10/7 1:00 PM–10/9 12:45 PM
The Mountain Area Health Education Center designates this entire live continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 1.5 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit.
15.000 Contact Hours
MAHEC designates this live continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 15.00 Contact Hours.
15.000 Nursing Contact Hours
Participants must attend 80% of the activity to receive credit.
15.00 Nursing Contact Hours Activity # AP 008-1953 Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
15.000 CME for Physician Assistants
Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society. Physician Assistants may receive a maximum of 15.00 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.
15.000 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM
Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) through the joint providership of the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) and the Southern Pain Society. MAHEC is accredited by the NCMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit Designation: MAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 15.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
$395.00 Early Registration Fee - SPS Member - Doctoral Level (MD/DO/PhD/DPT)
$335.00 Early Registration Fee - SPS Member - Non Doctoral Level (RN/NP/PA)
$60.00 Early Registration Fee - SPS Member - Student/Fellow/Resident
$475.00 Early Registration Fee - Non SPS Member - Doctoral Level (MD/DO/PhD/DPT)
$405.00 Early Registration Fee - Non SPS Member - Non Doctoral Level (RN/NP/PA)
$90.00 Early Registration Fee - Non SPS Member - Student/Fellow/Resident