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Symposium on Cancer Pain Management

  • 1 May 2021
  • 11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Online Virtual Event


  • Free to members

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Symposium on Cancer Pain Management

Saturday, May 1, 2021

Jointly organized by Interventional and Neuropathic Pain Special Interest Groups of the Canadian Pain Society.

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Note ALL times are Eastern Daylight Time

11.00-11.15 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Harsha Shanthanna, Chair, CPS Interventional Pain SIG;  Anuj Bhatia, Chair, CPS Neuropathic Pain SIG

Cancer Pain Syndromes: Neuropathic, Nociceptive or Mixed?
Dwight Moulin, Professor, Departments of Clinical Neurological Sciences and Oncology,  Earl Russell Chair Pain Research, Western University, London


Intrathecal Drug Delivery for Cancer Pain; Efficacy and Effectiveness
Shane Brogan, Director of Pain Medicine Huntsman Cancer Hospital Supportive Oncology and Survivorship and Associate Professor (Clinical), Anesthesiology and Pain Management, University of Utah

12.15-12.30  Q&A / Discussion
12.30-12.45  Break

A Joint Session on: Establishing a Cancer Pain Service in an Academic Hospital and Integrating Interventional Therapies in Cancer Pain Management
Ehtesham Baig, Lecturer, Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, University of Toronto and University Health Network; Jenny Lau, Medical Director, Tertiary Palliative Care Unit, Princess Margaret Cancer Center, University Health Network, Toronto


Q&A / Discussion

14.00-14.15  Break
  How I do it Sessions:

Interventional Modalities for Cancer Pain Management - I: Fluoroscopy guided Neurolysis and Sympathetic nerve blocks
Jordi Perez, Associate Professor, Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit, McGill University, Montreal


Interventional Modalities for Cancer Pain Management – II: Ultrasound Guided Procedures for Cancer Pain
Amitabh Gulati, Associate Professor, Director of Chronic Pain, Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital, New York.

15.15-15.30  Q&A / Discussion and Close
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Non-members: $75

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