Pain Review Course 2017

August 19 - August 24

Doubletree by Hilton Chicago Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois



Intended Audience

This educational activity is intended for pain medicine specialists preparing for certification or re-certification in Pain Medicine and other allied health care professionals interested in expanding their knowledge and improving their practice in pain medicine.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:

  • Identify painful entities, both regional and generalized, and their anatomical and pathophysiological basis for diagnosis and treatment.
  • Develop strategies for pharmacological intervention in pain states based on sound pharmacological principles.
  • Explain the anatomical and physiological basis of painful states and their management.
  • Describe the place of interventional pain management procedures in pain management based on evidence-based medicine.
  • Describe the ethical and legal requirements for undertaking pain management

Statement of Need

Dannemiller is an organization dedicated to the presentation of postgraduate education courses for the purpose of update and review of all areas in the specialties of anesthesia and pain management. For more than a decade, Dannemiller has sponsored numerous CME activities in the area of pain management. As a result of this experience, Dannemiller has had the opportunity to recruit the experts from all of the disciplines involved in pain management. Through evaluation of the Outcomes Studies Reports of these previously sponsored activities, which incorporated feedback from both attendees and experts, Dannemiller has carefully planned this CME activity to provide information that will enhance the attendee's ability to recognize, evaluate, and treat the patient with chronic pain.

Method of Participation

This program consists of lectures, enhanced by slide presentations, daily question and answer periods with ARS, and a USB syllabus. The course sessions will provide an update of current pain management practices. This program offers ample opportunity for the participants to interact one-on-one with the faculty throughout the conference.


In support of improving patient care, Dannemiller is jointly accredited by the Accreditation council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.



Dannemiller designates this live activity for a maximum of 48.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registered Nurses

Dannemiller designates this educational activity for 48.00 contact hours.

Nurse Practitioners

Dannemiller is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 090419. This program is accredited for 48 contact hour(s) which includes 5 hours of pharmacology.

Nurse Anesthetists

This program has been prior approved by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists for 48.00 Class A CE credits; Code Number 1035013; Expiration Date 8/24/2017.