Pain Care for Primary Care (PCPC) West

Event has passed (Fri Nov 17, 2017 - Fri Nov 17, 2017)
Hilton - Union Square
7:00 am - 12:30 pm


As a primary care professional, you treat patients in pain every day. The information presented at this meeting will provide you with an opportunity to enhance your clinical care and acquire additional skills in treating patients who present with pain and pain-related symptoms. This meeting is intended to meet the clinical and educational needs of clinicians in the primary care setting and selected specialties, such as non-pain specialists who recognize the importance and challenges associated with treating patients in pain.

Why Attend Pain Care for Primary Care?

To improve care for your patients with pain and pain-related symptoms

To query our panel of experts on your most difficult clinical challenges regarding pain care

To network with a national audience of your peers who are treating patients with pain and pain-related symptoms

To earn 18.5 CME/CE credits in the area of treating patients who present with pain and pain-related symptoms

To participate in Opioid Prescribing: Safe Practices, Changing Lives (Collaboration for REMS Education)

New this year! P.E.P. Program – an optional practice management program (separate fee required) designed to help make your practice more profitable

Highlights Include:

Common Pain Problems in Primary Care

Back Pain



Tele Pain Medicine

Medical Marijuana, Clinical Practice Guidelines

Debate: Should We Be Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain Management?

CRPS Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

Special Populations: The Inherited Patient, the Obese Patient and the Patient with a History of Substance Abuse Disorder

Behavioral Approaches to Chronic Pain

Update on Non-Opioid Analgesics and Adjuvants

Interventional Approaches for Pain

Urine Drug Testing and Taper Strategies

Reversing Opioid Overdose

Comorbidities in Pain Medicine

And more!

Start at: USD 275.00

Speakers: Paul J. Christo, MD, MBA; David E. J. Bazzo, MD; Louis Kuritzky, MD; Wendy L. Wright, MS, RN, APRN, FNP, FAANP; Edwin Salsitz, MD and more!


  1. Hilton - Union Square 333 O'Farrell Street, San Francisco, CA