Past Pain Society of Alberta Events
View past events held by the Pain Society of Alberta. Our focus remains to meet the needs of people with lived experience and healthcare providers within our Alberta roots, as well as reaching broadly to national and international learners.
Let's Talk About Migraine
Friday May 14th, 2021
Together with Migraine Canada, Dr. Werner Becker and Dr. Elizabeth Leroux, thank you for attending our event dedicated to sharing knowledge and expertise to empower people with new migraine pain management strategies, treatments, and tools.
14th Annual Conference
Friday October 16 - Sunday October 18th, 2020
Our focus to deliver a high quality, evidence-informed and diverse event to improve pain management strategies remains our primary objective. To advocate for continuing professional development opportunities for all health care providers in Alberta and beyond, the Board of Directors and Conference Planning Committee decided to offer the entire 2020 Conference for free.
Our 14th Annual conference hosted 38 distinguished speakers who presented on a range of topics including headache and migraines, pediatric pain, perspectives on opioids, culture and communication, building resilience, whats new in pain and more.
We had over 4500 registrants from all over the world tune in to this historic event.
Let's Talk About My Pain
June 26th, 2020
The Pain Society of Alberta's very first let's talk about my pain event on June 26th, 2020. Distinguished speakers who volunteered their time, a wealth of information, their experiences, and support to address patients managing pain in Alberta.
Topics ranged from mindfulness and acceptance, sleeping with chronic pain and whether or not medical cannabis is for you.