Rewrite the Script Educational Series event to discuss ‘Pain Taxonomy: Back to the Basics’

April 16, 2019  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

All Michigan Medicine faculty and staff are invited to the next event in the Rewrite the Script Educational Series, “Pain Taxonomy: Back to the Basics.”

With growing emphasis on reducing opioid medications to treat pain, it is increasingly important that accurate knowledge of pain, its mechanisms and which treatments are appropriate for a given pain diagnosis.

Join Dan Clauw, M.D., professor of anesthesiology and psychiatry and director of the Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center, and Eric Scott, Ph.D., associate professor of anesthesiology, as they discuss current, scientifically informed models and taxonomies of pain commonly encountered in practice and point to treatments for these conditions.

When: Noon – 1 p.m., Monday, April 29

Where: Danto Auditorium

If you are unable to attend in person, you can call-in and listen to it live:

  • Call: 734-763-1841 (Last 5 digits from campus)
  • Enter the Meeting ID: 971424741

In case you missed it, March’s educational series is available to download and listen.

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Michigan Medicine Professional Development & Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91) 1.0 nursing contact hours will be provided.