Newton, MA (PRWEB) February 25, 2011
PainEDU.org, an educational website for primary care clinicians and health educators looking to enhance their understanding of pain management, announces it will award 10 health care professionals scholarships covering the cost of registration for PAINWeek, the nation’s largest conference on pain for frontline practitioners. One grand prize winner will also receive a stipend towards travel and accommodations. Taking place September 7-10, 2011 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, PAINWeek is the only national pain conference developed to meet the educational needs of physicians, nursing professionals, physician assistants, dentists, pharmacists, psychologists, and podiatrists.
PAINWeek offers a diverse curriculum and multidisciplinary faculty who will present courses on a variety of pain management topics. PAINWeek provides health care professionals with 100+ hours of continuing medical education (CME) activities. “We are thrilled to be partnering with PainEDU.org which is such a valuable resource for pain management education,” said Debra Weiner, Managing Partner at Aventine Co. and Director of Program Development for PAINWeek. “Working with PainEDU.org to offer scholarships to PAINWeek helps advance our organizations’ shared goal of disseminating knowledge and tools to frontline clinicians who are faced with treating the majority of patients in pain.”
Apply today to receive one of PainEDU.org’s scholarships to PAINWeek. Scholarship recipients will have their winning application essay published on PainEDU.org, be interviewed at PAINWeek for an upcoming PainEDU.org article and be presented with a certificate at an awards ceremony during PAINWeek. For details on how to apply and more information on scholarship rules and regulations, please visit http://www.painedu.org or email scholarship(at)painedu(dot)org.
PainEDU.org was developed and is maintained by Inflexxion, Inc., founded in 1989 with the goal of leveraging technology to improve public health. Inflexxion creates clinically validated tools and programs for critical areas of health care, including prevention and wellness education, addiction and pain treatment, and pharmaceutical risk management. Key offerings include: NAVIPPRO, PainEDU.org, painACTION.com, SOAPP, and COMM. These innovative solutions help reduce health-related risks, enhance clinical outcomes, and positively impact the quality of care.
PAINWeek is the largest national conference on pain for frontline practitioners. Held during Pain Awareness Month, PAINWeek will convene September 7-10, 2011 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The 2011 conference will offer over 100 hours of continuing medical education activities sponsored by Global Education Group. For more information visit http://www.painweek.org. PAINWeek is managed by Aventine Co.