BSCAH National

National Acute Pain Symposium 2019

When: 19/09/2019
About the training:

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Thursday 19th September

from 07:00 Registration, Trade, Poster, Coffee

08:45-09:00 Welcome & Introduction

09:00-09:45 What's new in acute pain? | Prof Richard Langford

09:45-10:30 The role of the physiotherapist in the inpatient pain team | Jackie Walumbe

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-11:45 Lidocaine for surgical pain | Dr Beth Perritt


11:45-12:30 Plenary session: The Transitional Pain Service for Post-Surgical Pain: Lessons Learned from Toronto General Hospital | Dr Aliza Weinrib


12:30–14:00 Lunch & Trade Exhibition

12:30-14:00 APSIG meeting (all welcome)

14:00-14:45 Pain education | Dr Emma Briggs

14:45-15:30 Troy - the patient with acute or chronic pain | Dr Abdul Lalkhen


15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

16:00-16:45 Paediatric Pain | Dr Glyn Williams


16:45-17:30 Post Amputation Pain Management | Dr Rita Singh

Drinks Reception and Pain Awards

 End of Day One



Friday 20th September


08:50-09:00 Welcome

09:00-09:45 Poster Presentations


09:45-10:30 Gabapentinoids: A place in acute pain or not? Prof Roger Knaggs


10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-11:45 The Mind Matters: Psychological Approaches to Acute Pain Management | Dr Aliza Weinrib


11:45-12:45 “Ask the Expert” session


12:45-14:00 Lunch and Trade Exhibition

14:00-16:00 Workshops


  • Workshop 1 – Easing anxiety and pain – simple conversational and hypnotic techniques for busy practitioners with Dr Ann Williamson

  • Workshop 2 - Essential pain management: training the trainers session with Sharon Kitcatt and Martin Galligan

  • Workshop 3 - Psychological interventions with Eleanor Bull

End of Symposium

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