Pri-Med Baltimore - Regional CME/CE Conference

Baltimore, MD | October 25-26, 2022

Baltimore Convention Center

Strategies for Effective Pain Management in Clinical Practice: Part 2


The session "Strategies for Effective Pain Management in Clinical Practice - Part 2" (1.25 hours) is designed to satisfy CME/CE requirements on patient safety/risk management, pain management, and prescribing opioids/controlled substances.

Learning Objectives

1. Discuss all options for pain management, including non-pharmacologic and pharmacologic approaches

2. Explain the definitions and mechanisms of pain

3. Identify the appropriate pain assessment and assessment of potential risk factors for abuse and opioid use disorder/addiction

4. Improve prescribers’ knowledge, competence and performance in the area of integrating opioids into individualized treatment plans to meet the needs of patients and managing those patients 5. Recognize best practices to reduce the risks associated with prescription of opioid analgesics, as well as, safe storage and disposal

6. Summarize counseling strategies, including counseling about the use of naloxone for opioid overdose 7. Recognize opioid use disorder and act appropriately to treat or refer those patients


Oscar A. de Leon-Casasola, MD

Dr. de Leon-Casasola was a member of the Board of Directors of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management (ASRA) where he served as President, and has served as the Chair of the Scientific Committee for that Society’s pain meetin...

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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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Charles E. Argoff, MD, FABPM

Dr. Argoff is Professor of Neurology at Albany Medical College and Director of the Comprehensive Pain Center at Albany Medical Center in New York. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the International Association for the Study of Pai...

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Educational Partners

Miller Medical Communications, LLC

Commercial Supporters

Opioid Analgesic REMS Program Companies