13TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE - Registration is open!!
The 2019 Pain Society of Alberta Conference will be held at the
Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise Hotel in Alberta, Canada from
Thursday, October 17th to Sunday, October 20, 2019
Our Distinguished Speakers for 2019: More to come!
Dr. Mick Sullivan, Canada Research Chair in Behavioural Health, McGill University
Dr. Hance Clarke, Director of Pain Services, Toronto General Hospital
Dr. Pam Squire, Pain BC Pain Champion Award Winner, University of British Columbia
Dr. Werner Becker, Founding Director of CHAMP and Professor Emeritus, University of Calgary
Dr. Mark Ware, Chief Medical Officer, Canopy Growth and Associate Professor, McGill University
Dr. Vincent Lam, Researcher and Medical Director Addiction Medicine Clinic, Toronto Ontario
Dr. Elvira Lang, International Radiologist and former Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Rob Tanguay, Incoming President, Pain Society of Alberta
(Speakers and topics subject to change based on travel, flight delays and other extraordinary circumstances.)
Don't delay to book!
Discounts subject to very limited availability.
Click 'Book My Accommodation' and select 'modify your search' to change arrival dates, as required.
Rooms are restricted to paying conference attendees only.
Prior and Post Conference Events
An Update on the Treatment of Pain: Chronic Non Cancer Pain, Addiction and Mental Health
Thursday October 17, 2019
Please see 'CME' tab above for further information
This full day educational opportunity requires a separate, paid registration.
The Alberta Pain Strategy Meeting
Sunday October 20, 2019
Please see "Provincial Pain Strategy" tab above for more information
This meeting will commence at 1245h and requires a separate, free registration
Chateau Lake Louise is approximately 2 hours from Calgary and 4.5 hours from Edmonton. Please remember the venue is within the Banff National Park and park passes are required. You can purchase one online or upon entry to the park.
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.
3rd ANNUAL PRESIDENT'S GALA
We are thrilled to incorporate our 3rd Annual President's Gala on Saturday evening which is included with your conference registration ticket.
Our semi formal event allows for ample time to engage with your friends, colleagues and conference sponsors in a relaxed, celebratory environment.
Your spouse or guest is also welcome to attend. Please purchase additional tickets here.