Pri-Med Midwest

Rosemont, IL | October 30-November 2, 2019

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

Cases in Treating Chronic Pain: Best Approaches to Management

Description

This talk will review the pathophysiologic mechanisms of pain and how best to address them.

Learning Objectives

Identify mechanisms causing painful conditions commonly encountered in primary care

Detail the role for non-opioid analgesics and other modalities for pain treatment

Review the current armamentarium for pain and assess efficacy and risks

Construct a multi-modal pain management plan for patients with persistent pain


Speakers

Katherine E. Galluzzi, DO, CMD, FACOFP

Dr. Galluzzi is professor and chair of the Department of Geriatrics and director of Comprehensive Care at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Pennsylvania. Dr. Galluzzi received her medical degree from the West Virginia School of Oste...

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