2022 World Pain Summit
FRIDAY OCTOBER 14 - SUNDAY OCTOBER 16
Join our virtual conference filled with meaningful, evidence informed and up-to-date pain education topics. Either watch it virtually from your home or watch together from the Chateau Lake Louise where you will have access to our virtual presentations, the ability to network with friends and colleagues, and take advantage of our amazing room rates in a beautiful and majestic setting.
Come together to learn, share, and inspire during our event. Your evolving dialogue continues to benefit clinical practices, supporters, and those who live with chronic pain in Alberta and beyond.
This Group Learning program has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Alberta Chapter for up to 17.25 Mainpro+ credits.
A HYBRID MODEL
Either watch it virtually from your home or watch together from the Chateau Lake Louise where you will have access to our virtual presentations, the ability to network with friends and colleagues, and take advantage of our amazing room rates in a
beautiful and majestic setting.
All Physicians and Researchers.
All Healthcare Providers and Other Attendees.
Full-time Medical Learners*
Mini World Pain Summit for People with Lived Experience.
Only valid for attendance Saturday October 15, from 1315-1700h**(virtual only)
FOOD AND BEVERAGE DURING CONFERENCE INCLUDED IN TICKET PRICE
*Medical Learners must provide proof of full-time enrollment in a post-secondary institution
** People with lived experience: This ticket provides select access to conference events and is not intended for people with chronic pain who are employed healthcare providers or professionals.
Here's whats in store for you!
Opioid Panel Discussion
Dr. Jenni Joo
Dr. Sam Parmiter
Dr. Nivez Rasic
Dr. Cathy Scrimshaw
Closing the Gap: Preventing Acute to Chronic Pain Transition in Surgical Patients
Dr. Jenni Joo
Dr. Nivez Rasic
Science-ploitation and the Rise of Science-y Unproven Therapies
Professor Timothy Caulfield
Workability and Return to Work
Dr. Elisabeth Saxton
Dr. Elaine Wainwright
Headache and Migraine
Dr. Alexander Melinyshyn
Dr. Jackie Gardner-Nix
Indigenous Wisdom: How Can it Guide Us?
Arrow Big Smoke
Dr. Simon Colgan
How Nature Heals Us: Emerging Science of the Health Benefits When Engaging with the Natural World
Dr. Leif Hass
Grief and Pain: Navigating the Elephant in the Room
Dr. Sasha Mallya
My Healing Cycle: Challenges and Successes
Social Prescribing: An Innovative Approach to Improve the Lives of People with Complex Pain
Dr. Marie Anne Essam
The Navigator Tool and its use in Improving the Quality of Consultations in Chronic Pain
Dr. Martin Dunbar
Communicating Effectively When Explaining Pain
PaRx: The Evidence-Based Nature Prescription that belongs in your practice
Dr. Eric Campbell
Time to Rethink an ‘Old’ Disease? The Modern Story of Osteoarthritis
Dr. Tasha Stanton
THE FAIRMONT CHATEAU
Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks, the majestic Victoria Glacier and a glistening emerald lake, the iconic Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise hotel is located in Alberta's Banff National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and is recognized globally for progressive environmental stewardship and responsible tourism.
Our conference guests will be able to take advantage of our premiere room rates before, during, and after our event.
People with lived experience are not able to reseve rooms at Chateau Lake Louise and you must be a conference registrant to book accommodation.