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Current Continuing Education Program

The 19th Annual Update in Headache & Pain Management: A Review Course for Clinicians is scheduled for Friday, May 12, 2017. As in past years, the program will be held at The Henry in Dearborn, Michigan. 

The program is organized by MHNI and co-sponsored by Michigan State Medical Society and Michigan Pharmacists Association. The program is approved for 8 hours AMA PRA Category 1 creditTM and ACPE credit.

A promotional mailing will take place in early February, 2017.

Program Agenda

The following is a draft program agenda and is subject to change.

Morning

7:15 

Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:00 

Update on Diagnosis and Treatment of Headache
Joel R. Saper, M.D., F.A.A.N.

9:00 

Tools and Tips for Headache Management in Young and Old, Pregnant and Lactating, and Those with Kidney and Liver Disease
Lauren Doyle Strauss, D.O.

10:00

School Avoidance Dilemmas in Children and Adolescents with Headache
Alvin E. Lake III, Ph.D.

10:30

Chronic Pelvic Pain and Related Syndromes
Sawsan As-Sanie, M.D., M.P.H.

11:30

A Review of Dental and Facial Pain Conditions Commonly Encountered by Both Dentists and Physicians
Lawrence Ashman, D.D.S.

12:30

Break for Buffet Lunch

Afternoon

1:00

Clinical Case Presentations
Drs. Saper, Ashman, As-Sanie, Doyle Strauss, and Lake

2:00

New Frontiers in Pain Management
Sahar Swidan, Pharm.D.

3:00

Management of the Unreasonable and Borderline Patient
Alvin E. Lake III, Ph.D.

3:30 

New Clinical Options for Pain Management: A Roundtable Discussion
Drs. Saper and Swidan

Program will conclude at 4:30 p.m.