Other Meetings

Please find below a list of meetings, events and seminars that may be of interest to our members and non-members working in the field of pain research and pain management.

 

March

Advanced Study Day on Chronic Pain Management
Trainer: Dr Aftab Laher - Consultant Clinical Psychologist
9 March, 2015
Venue: London Road Community Hospital, Derby

Cost: £120

This advanced study day is for those who already have some experience of working with chronic pain and who have preferably already attended our previous introductory study day.To be covered: Advances in the understanding of pain neurophysiology and how we can explain pain to patients. What should we be assessing and how. 
CPD attendance points 5.5 hours

For full details: http://www.ncore.org.uk
Telephone: 01332 254679
Email: dhft.ncore@nhs.net


RA-UK Ultrasound in Pain Medicine Course 
Chantler SaIL Centre, Guy's & St George's Hospital, London
13-14 March

Course Organisers: Dr Andrzej Krol & Dr Barry Nicholls
Web: www.uspmlondon.com 
E-mail:ciaranwazir@gmail.com


April

University of Birmingham Interventional Pain Management Cadaver Workshop
Hands-on workshop under x-ray guidance Lumbar and pelvic procedures
Neuromodulation and programming
Musculoskeletal US – lower limb
15th - 17th April 2015

Department of Anatomy, Medical School Birmingham

http://www.interventionalpain.co.uk/courses.html

A three-day technical lectures and hands-on cadaver workshop with one to one tuition on facet joint denervation, nerve root and transforaminal blocks, disc and SIJ procedures, hypogastric plexus blocks, epiduroscopy, vvertebroplasty, lumbar sympathectomy, thoracic splanchnicectomy and SCS lead insertion and programming. US guided musculoskeletal procedures (live models).

Price £900. Discounts offered to trainees or when combined courses are booked. Places limited to 24. 


The Physiotherapy Pain Association Introductory Course
An introduction to the Cognitive-Behavioural Approach to the management of pain
BUPA, 4 Basinghall St, London, Greater London EC2V 5BQ
18th & 19th April 2015

This course introduces the theory and evidence base for the CB approach. The biopsychosocial assessment of musculoskeletal pain is linked to individualised treatment planning with emphasis on practical skills development. This course is targeted at all physiotherapists aiming to enhance their knowledge and develop skills in psychologically informed physiotherapy practice.

Contact details for further information.
http://ppa.csp.org.uk/
Kate McAllister c/o ptecourses@gmail.com


Royal Society of Medicine
Chronic Pain - To suppress, manage or cure?
Inaugural Conference
26th April

This event brings together for the first time in Europe, five pioneering US specialists and UK-based experts including a Consultant Psychiatrist from The Priory Hospital, to share with you the leading edge of our understanding. 

http://www.curepain2015.com/


May

13th Meeting of London Pain Forum
Chandos House, Royal Society of Medicine, London
1 May


Web: www.londonpainforum.co.uk
E-mail: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


Annual Leeds Hands-on Cadaver Workshop
St James' University Hospital, Leeds, UK
11-14 May 2015

E-mail: ciaranwazir@gmail.com
Web: www.painandneuromodulationlondon.com

Course Director: Dr Ganesan Baranidharan

* 3 Days Hands-on Cadaver Training + 1 Day Lectures & Live Surgery


Fifth International Meeting of The Special Interest Group on Neuropathic Pain (NeuPSIG)
14-17 May 2015
Nice, France

The fifth congress in the series is an important event for scientists, clinical scientists and practicing health care workers from all disciplines with an interest in furthering the understanding and care of patients with neuropathic pain.

For more information visit: www.kenes.com/neupsig2015


June

The 2015 Sleep Summit
2nd - 4th June 2015


Cineworld: The O2 , Peninsula Square, London

www.regonline.co.uk/Sleep2015
Email: enquiries@euroscicon.com
Phone: (+44) 07507 799380


4th International Conference on Interventional Pain Medicine & Neuromodulation & 8th Hands-on Cadaver Workshop
Artus Court, Torun & Medical University of Gdansk, Poland
18-20 June 2015

Web: www.painandneuromodulationpoland.com
E-mail:ciaranwazir@gmail.com 


July

Abdomino-Pelvic Pain Symposium
University College London Hospitals, London, UK
Saturday, 11th July 2015

E-mail: ciaranwazir@gmail.com
Web: www.pelvicpainsymposium.com


September

The 9th Congress of the European Pain Foundation, EFIC® (EFIC® 2015) 
2 - 5 September 2015, Vienna, Austria

For more information visit: http://efic.kenes.com/


University of Birmingham Interventional Pain Management Cadaver Workshop
Hands-on workshop under x-ray guidance Cranio-cervical and thoracic procedures Advanced neuromodulation and programming
Musculoskeletal US – upper limb and trunk
9-11th September 2015

Department of Anatomy, Medical School Birmingham

http://www.interventionalpain.co.uk/courses.html

A three-day, technical lectures and hands-on cadaver workshop with one to one tuition on cervical facet joint denervation, cervical and thoracic nerve root and transforaminal procedures, discograms, stellate, trigeminal and sphenopalatine ganglion procedures, thoracic splanchnicectomy, advanced neuromodulation and lead placement. US guided musculoskeletal procedures.

Price £900. Discounts offered to trainees or when combined courses are booked. Places limited to 24. 


First Pain Bridge-London Pain Forum Joint Interprofessional Conference
Gordon Museum of Pathology, King's College London, London
18 & 19 September 2015

Web: www.londonpainforum.co.uk
E-mail: ciaranwazir@gmail.com


The 2015 Pregnancy Summit
Cineworld: The O2, Peninsula Square, London, SE10 0D
29th Sept - 1st Oct


www.regonline.co.uk/Pregnancy2015
Email: enquiries@euroscicon.com
Phone: (+44) 07507 79380


October

The 2015 Vaccine Summit
Cineworld: The O2, Peninsula Square, London, SE10 0DX
13th - 15th October 2015

www.regonline.co.uk/Vac2015
Email: enquiries@euroscicon.com
Phone: (+44) 07507 79380


2016

January

"Advances in Pain Medicine" Winter Symposium
Hotel Village Montana, Tignes, France0
17-22 January 2016

E-mail: ciaranwazir@gmail.com
Web: www.winterpainsymposium.com


Wound Healing 2016
Euroscicon
Cineworld: The O2 , Peninsula Square, London , SE10 0DX,United Kingdom
26th - 28th January 2016?


www.regonline.co.uk/wound16
Email: enquiries@euroscicon.com
Phone: (+44) 07507 799380


February

Ageing 2016
Euroscicon
Cineworld: The O2 , Peninsula Square, London , SE10 0DX, United Kingdom
9th - 11th Feb 2016

www.regonline.co.uk/ageing2016
Email: enquiries@euroscicon.com
Phone: (+44) 07507 799380


November

The 2016 Sleep Summit
Euroscicon
Cineworld: The O2 , Peninsula Square, London , SE10 0DX,United Kingdom
22nd - 24th Nov 2016

www.regonline.co.uk/Sleep2015
Email: enquiries@euroscicon.com
Phone: (+44) 07507 799380