A Weekend of Pain Management CE/CME: Atlanta PAINWeekEnd Conference April 29 and 30

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Earn up to 12.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credits for $199 and mingle with faculty and attendees

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PAINWeekEnd (PWE) Atlanta on April 29 and 30, at the Loews Atlanta Hotel at 1065 Peachtree Street NE, will be an educational and exciting 2-day program. The DEA reports, according to a March 15th post on the Atlanta-Journal Constitution, that Georgia is #9 among the top 10 states with the highest number of armed robberies of pharmacies. Tougher licensing laws have been instituted, with law enforcers going after physicians accused of arbitrarily overprescribing narcotics. Who is losing? Patients in pain. PAINWeekEnd Atlanta will provide busy clinicians and allied healthcare practitioners with 12.0 hours of relevant, practical instruction in the management of chronic pain, and give them ample opportunity to network and ask key opinion leaders the questions they want answered.

Course Titles (subject to change): The Complex Pain Patient; Embrace 2017 Practice Changes and Patient Education: Overview of Critical Pain Management Practice Issues; Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP): Hoax or Hope?; Cost Containment; Get Your Specimens in Order: How to Avoid Bad Company and Tame the Paper Beast Associated With Testing Drugs of Abuse; Functional Pain Syndromes; Nonopioid Analgesics: Antidepressants, Adjuvant Therapies, and Muscle Relaxants; Innovative Interventional Approaches to Pain Management in the Elderly; Trainwreck: Addressing Complex Pharmacotherapy With the Inherited Pain Patient; Rational Polypharmacy; A Gathering Storm: Are Perioperative Opioids Problematic?; and The Medical Stasi: Is Risk Management for Controlled Substances Destroying the Provider-Patient Relationship? Commercially supported activities—addressing a range of product, disease state, and medical information topics—will also be presented.

Online registration fee for this PAINWeekEnd Conference: $199. PAINWeekEnd registrants may register for the PAINWeek National Conference, September 5-9, in Las Vegas, for $200 off the current online published price.

PAINWeekEnd is provided by Global Education Group. About Global Education Group:

About Global Education Group:
Global Education Group focuses on producing partnership-based CME for healthcare practitioners. The Global team works with a select group of medical education companies, associations, academic institutions and healthcare facilities to develop and accredit live healthcare conferences and workshops as well as online activities. With each partnership or joint providership, Global brings accreditation expertise, project management excellence and grant funding intelligence. Based in Littleton, Colo., Global has accreditation with commendation from the ACCME. Global also holds accreditations to offer continuing education for nurses, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, dietitians, dentists and psychologists. Global is a division of Ultimate Medical Academy.

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