You've heard about the opioid crisis and know that managing pain is a huge challenge for patients, advocates and the healthcare system.
At our meeting we will cover the following topics:
- Bridging the Pain - Healing Through Empathy
Dora Gyarmati, BS, BA, Inventor of M3B® methodology, Owner of SPIRA POWER YOGA LLC
- What Is Pain: Why is it so Difficult?
David Tauben, MD, Director of Medical Student Education in Pain Medicine and Medical Director for UW TelePain
- Managing Pain During the Opioid Overdose Crisis
Steven Stanos, DO, Medical Director of Swedish Pain Services
- Navigating the Language of Pain
Sharna Prasad DPT, Lebanon Community Hospital-Samaritan Health Services
- The Leading Edge of Health Advocacy: WASHAA and National Efforts
Robin Shapiro, WASHAA Board Chair
- Panel Discussion: Integrative Strategies to Address Pain and Healing
Moderator Steve Overman, MD, MPH, Sr Medical Director KenSci, Inc and Professor of Medicine at UW Medical School
Panel Member 1: Mind-Body Connection - Brad Lichtenstein, ND, BCB, BCB-HRV, Physician, Writer, Educator, Associate Professor, Bastyr University
Panel Member 2: Movement and Healing : Dora Gyarmati, BS, BA, Inventor of M3B® methodology and Owner of SPIRA POWER YOGA LLC
Panel Member 3 : Cannabis, the Endocannabinoid System, and Pain - Garth E Terry, MD, PhD, Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine and Physician/Research Associate, Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC)
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- Creating A Safe Haven Workshop Afternoon Experience Session
David Hanscom, MD Orthopedic Spine Surgeon (Retired) and Founder, Vertus, Inc.
If you have ever joined us for our Annual Meeting, you know how fun, inspiring and educational it is. We are very close to selling out, so please don't delay registering at
. I hope to see you there!