Pain Conference Bristol 2013

Pain Conference Bristol 2013

Pain Conference Bristol 2013

You are invited to a FREE conference on chronic pain and pain management. The day will look at the clinical background to chronic pain, its causes, pain pathways and treatment options both through the NHS and privately as well as an overview of alternative treatment options. We will also take a look at the legal processes around claims for people with chronic pain.

Venue: Colston Hall, Bristol, BS1 5AR.

 9.00am -   9.30am   Registration
 9.30am - 10.15am

The Genesis of Chronic Pain
Dr George Harrison
Consultant in Pain Medicine at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham

 10.15am - 11.00am Availability of pain management through the NHS, treatment options and the current challenges to service provision.
Dr Hannah Connell
Consultant Clinical Psychologist RNHRD, Bath
 11.00am - 11.15am Coffee Break
 11.15am - 12:00pm Bridging the Gap – Spinal Task Force Update
Helen Merfield,
Rehabilitation Specialist
 12:00pm - 1.00pm An Overview Of Bio-psychosocial Pain Management: The Benefits Of A Holistic Approach
Dee Burrows, Independent Consultant Nurse Chronic Pain & Honorary Lecturer, Cardiff University
 1.00pm - 1.45pm  Buffet Lunch
 1.45pm - 2.45pm The spectrum of pain treatments – useful or not?
Dr Patrick Clarke
Consultant Pain Physician
The Winfield Hospital, Gloucester
 2.45pm - 3.30pm Legal Section
Fiona Ashworth
Barrister, King’s Chambers, Manchester
 3.30pm - 4.15pm Case Study Discussion
Dee Burrows
Consultant Nurse in Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain & Honorary Lecturer, Cardiff University
 4.15pm - 5.00pm

Round-up and Questions
Jonathan Peacock
Specialist Serious Injury Solicitor, Irwin Mitchell

 5.00pm Close

If you would like further information on this event, then please click here to download the programme and booking information guide.

9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Supporting documentation:

Pain Conference: Programme Guide

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