Program

     Thursday, April 27, 2006
  12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Registration
  1:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Welcome and Introduction

Lewis L. Judd, MD
Mary Gilman Marston Professor
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychiatry

  1:15 pm – 2:15 pm Keynote Speaker
Susan Blumenthal, MD, MPA
  2:15 pm – 3:15 pm Biology of Pain in Women
Mark S. Wallace, MD
  3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Break
  3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Evaluation/Assessment of Pain in Women
Farshad M. Ahadian, MD
  4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Stress and Its Impact on the Health and Well-Being of Women
Esther Sternberg, MD
  5:30 pm Adjourn for the day
  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Wine and Cheese Reception
     Friday, April 28, 2006
  7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
  8:00 am – 9:00 am Common Female Pain Syndromes in Primary Care
Ursula Wesselmann, MD, PhD
  9:00 am – 10:00 am Overview of Management of Acute and Chronic Pain in Women
Mark S. Wallace, MD
  10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
  10:15 am – 11:15 am Alternative/Complementary Approaches to Pain Management
in Women

Margaret A. Chesney, PhD
  11:15 am – 12:15 pm Panel Discussion and Q&A
  12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Luncheon
  1:35 pm – 2:30 pm Assessment and Management of the Side Effects and Interactions Associated with Analgesic Medications
Christine Miaskowski, RN, PhD, FAAN
  2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Empowering the Female from Pain: The Pain of Hormonal Change
M. E. Ted Quigley, MD
  3:30 pm – 3:45 pm Break
  3:45 pm – 5:15 pm Workshop Sessions (Choice of One)
   
  1. Co-morbidity of Pain and Mental Disorders and Suicide, J. Hampton Atkinson, MD
  2. Pelvic Pain, Ursula Wesselmann, MD, PhD
  3. Palliative Care for the Female, Elly Hann, DO
  4. Neuropathic Pain, Mark S. Wallace, MD
  5. Sports Medicine Injuries in Women: Diagnosis and Treatment, Michelle Look, MD, FAAFP
  6. A Zen Approach to Dealing with Physical and Emotional Pain, Darlene Cohen, MA
  5:15 pm Adjourn for the Day
     Saturday, April 29, 2006
  7:30 am – 8:00 am Continental Breakfast
  8:00 am – 9:00 am Low Back Pain
Douglas Chang, MD, PhD
  9:00 am – 10:00 am The Stepwise Evaluation and Treatment of Headache
Christy M. Jackson, MD
  10:00 am – 10:15 am Break
  10:15 am – 11:15 am Pain Syndromes in Rheumatology
Zuhre Tutuncu, MD
  11:15 am – 12:15 pm Panel Discussion and Q&A
  12:15 pm Closing Comments and Final Adjournment
 

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