At the 25th Annual Clinical Meeting, you will get information and education you won’t find anywhere else. Engaging presentations by top experts in the field of integrative pain management will expand and support the way you think about caring for people in pain. Practical, roll-up your sleeves, hands-on sessions provide you with tools you can use and allow you to network with your peers - all in a joyful and collegial atmosphere that welcomes all clinicians who care for people with pain.
An event you won't want to miss.
The Academy's annual meeting is open to any clinician who practices, or is interested in, practicing pain management from an integrative perspective.
Learn about the integrative model of care.
After attending the annual meeting, you will be able to:
Describe the benefits of using an integrative model of care to manage pain.
Explain how research is supporting integrative pain management techniques.
Assess pain using a variety of strategies.
Create a treatment plan for the patient with chronic pain that incorporates complementary, lifestyle, and mind-body therapies when appropriate.
1,000 pain management clinicians
Attendee sessions held across from the Exhibit Hall
Poster sessions in the Exhibit Hall
Exhibit hall drawings
President’s welcome reception
Exhibitor hosted cocktail party
President’s Welcome Reception
Exhibitor Hosted Cocktail Party
Attendee Coffee and Snacks Breaks
About the Academy of Pain Management:
The Academy defines Integrative Pain Management (IPM) as a model of care that: is patient-centered; considers the whole person; encourages healthful lifestyle changes as part of the first line of treatment to restore wellness; is evidence-based and brings together all appropriate therapeutic approaches and clinicians to reduce pain and achieve optimal health and healing; and, encourages a team approach.