PA/NP Pre-Conference Course

Course Directors: Gerry DeGregoris, MD and Brandon Godbout, MD

Thursday, November 5, 2020

7:00-7:50 AM

Registration

7:50-8:00 AM

Welcome Remarks
Sudhir Diwan, MD, Edward Rubin, MD

First Session: Perioperative Pain Management (8:00-10:00 AM)

Moderator: Gerry DeGregoris, MD

8:00-8:20 AM

Pain control in midst of Opioid Crisis: Challenging time
Brandon Godbout, MD

8:20-8:40 AM

Multimodal analgesia
Gerry DeGregoris, MD

8:40-9:00 AM

Impact of COVID 19 on Clinical Practice
Ashley Comer, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

9:00-9:20 AM

Perioperative Suboxone and High Dose Opiates
Teddy Theodorakis, NP

9:20-9:40 AM

Perioperative Management of Intrathecal pumps by Mid-levels
Asya Gutman, PA

9:40-10:00

Coffee Break

Second Session: Options for Chronic Pain Control (10:00-12:00 AM)

Moderator: Edward Rubin, MD

10:00-10:20 AM

Pelvic pain: Diagnostic and therapeutic Challenges
Elizabeth Salzer, PA

10:20-10:35 AM

Medical Management for Neuropathic Pain
Erica Bartoloni, PA-C

10:35-10:50 AM

Patient education for Neuromodulation Therapies
Casey Grillo, NP

10:50-11:05 AM

Pain Crisis in ER: You are on call!
Sheena Chainani, PA-C

11:05-11:20 AM

Lessons learned from COVID 19 Pandemic
Kseniya Arkhipova Christopoulos, NP

11:20-11:40 AM

Role of Mid-levels in In-Patient Pain management
Deirdre O’Flaherty, NP

11:40-12:00 AM

Role of Mid-levels in Private Pain Practice
Edward Rubin, MD

12:00-1:00 PM

Industry Sponsored Lunch

No CME Credit Hours Available for this Session.

1:00-5:30 PM

Join the main symposium in Hudson Ballroom.

5:30-7:30 PM

Fellows, Rezidents, PA/NP networking and Presentation

No CME Credit Hours Available for this Session.