Suffering Human Beings – A Frequently Forgotten and Often Overlooked but Key Aspect of the Opioid Crisis?
Are long-acting opioids better for chronic pain patients?
Industry Unprepared: Medical Education’s Role in Ensuring We Address Substance Use as Part of Usual Care
MD, MS-HPPL; Ruth Ellen Pearlman, MD; Melissa Pawelczak, MD; Bruce Goldman, LCSW, CASAC
Clinical Pain Pearls of Pharmacogenomics
PharmD, BCACP; Jeffrey Bettinger, PharmD
CRNA’s and Pain Management: Helping to Mitigate the Opioid Epidemic.
PhD, MHS, CRNA, FAAN
GAVRIL PASTERNAK MEMORIAL KEYNOTE
Transforming Pain Care and Opioid Safety: Lessons Learned from the Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
MD; Mitchell Nazario, PharmD, CPE; Maria G. Garcia-Vassallo, MD
Politics, Policy, and their Potential Impacts on Opioid Prescribing
Marsha Stanton, PhD, RN; Robert Twillman, PhD
Opioid Stewardship Across the Continuum of Care
PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS; Kathryn A. Walker, PharmD, BCPS;
Cannabis and Opioid Tapering
MD MSCI FACEP FHRS
Taping Opioids: Yes, No, Fast or Slow?
MD; Mary Lynn McPherson, PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS
Chronic pain treatment in senior citizens : A negelected population
MD, DFASAM, FACP
Mª PILAR GARCÍA VELASCO; MANUEL SANCHEZ DEL AGUILA;
Emergency and Disaster Preparedness Shelters: Preparing for Opioid Challenges in Sheltering Environments
PhD; Denise De Veranez, MD
Let’s Play Pain Management Pharmacotherapy Jeopardy!
PharmD, MA, MDE, BCPS; Kathryn A. Walker, PharmD, BCPS
Making Progress: Medication for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder
A Simulation Model for Studying the Effectiveness of MAT (Medication-Assisted Treatment) Policies
Buprenorphine to reverse respiratory depression from methadone overdose
in opioid dependent patients: A phase II pilot study.
Hossein Hassanian-Moghaddam, MD; Nicholas Buckley, MD
Potentiating new Neurological pain drugs from cannabis (CBD/THC)
Why clinicians should avoid the use of fentanyl products.
Top Three Posters
Cannabinoids: Friend or Foe?
Assessing Prevalence of Co-Occurring Mental Health Disorders in Non-Fatal Overdose Survivors
PhD; Tiffany Champagne-Langabeer, PhD; Christine Bakos-Block, PhD; Andrea Yatsco, PhD
A Small Scale Randomized Trial Examining a Harm Reduction and Preventative Approach
for Chronic Pain Patients at Risk for Opioid Misuse
Medical Field Trip: A Look at Opioid-Related Programs in Clinical Specialty Settings
MD, MPH, MBA; John Thompson MD
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Mellar P. Davis, MD, FCCP, FAAHPM Director of Palliative Care Geisinger Medical Center Danville, Pennsylvania Bio: Dr. Mellar P. Davis, MD, FCCP, FAAHPM is a member of the Palliative Care Department, and Section Head, Geisinger Medical System Danville, PA. He has been a member of the Geisinger Medical Staff since August 2016.