12TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE - Registration has closed
This year’s Pain Society of Alberta Conference will be held at the
Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff Alberta from
Friday October 19th to Sunday October 21st, 2018
This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 12.50 Mainpro+ credits
Immediately preceding the conference
Thursday, Oct 18, 2018
CME: An Update on the Treatment of Pain: Chronic Non Cancer Pain, Addiction and Mental Health
This event requires separate paid registration. Please use the above Register Now button.
Immediately following the conference
Sunday, Oct 21, 2018
The Alberta Pain Strategy meeting will occur starting at 12:45PM and includes lunch.
This event requires separate free registration. Please use the above Register Now button.
Please don't delay - hotel booking discount subject to very limited availability.
Click the button above and select 'modify your search' to change arrival dates, as required.
Rooms are restricted to paying conference attendees only.
RIMROCK RESORT HOTEL
The Rimrock Resort Hotel is a AAA/CAA Four Diamond Hotel located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies and Banff National Park.
The Rimrock Resort Hotel offers exceptional views of the Canadian Rockies, fine dining, a relaxation spa and special accommodation packages to suit your vacation needs. Whether a weekend away or a trip of a lifetime; with our unmatched style and superb hospitality, the Rimrock Resort Hotel is a very special place for a truly memorable experience.
Rimrock Resort Hotel is approximately 1.5 hours from Calgary and 4 hours from Edmonton. Please remember the venue is within the Banff National Park and park passes are required. You can purchase one as you drive to the park entrance.
The Pain Society of Alberta has blocked rooms for the conference ranging in size and cost. Prior to September 28, 2018 please call the Rimrock Reservations desk at
1-888-RIMROCK (746-7625) and identify yourself as being part of our group to receive the prearranged discounts. Discounted space is limited and subject to availability.
The Rimrock also supplies pet friendly rooms for an extra charge.
PAIN EXCELLENCE AWARD
Honors outstanding and dedicated excellence by a clinician, researcher, educator or team in the areas of acute, chronic or palliative pain care. Full details for nomination here.
PAIN CHAMPION AWARD
Recognizes the significant contributions made by a person or group living with pain. Full details for nomination here.
We are very excited to incorporate our 2nd Annual President's Gala on Saturday evening which is included with your conference registration ticket. Our semi formal event will allow ample time to engage with your friends, colleagues and conference sponsors in a relaxed, celebratory environment.