International Pain Foundation is bringing together professionals from hospitals, pain practices, academic institutions, health companies, state agencies, non-profits, patients, caregivers and all levels of providers. The chronic pain community has never been more ready for solutions and education as it is today. We are excited that the 2019 International Pain Summit will be taking place NERVEmber 14-16, 2019.
International Pain Summit – NERVEmber 14-16, 2019
The International Pain Foundation is pleased to announce the 12th Annual iPAIN Summit hosted by the International Pain Foundation. This event takes place on November 14-16th, 2019 in Los Angeles, CA. This annual event provides a great avenue for pain education for providers, patients and their caregivers to be educated on multi-modality, holistic, and newest tools for the treatment of chronic pain. This year's conference consists of an exhibit area and educational sessions that focus on better diagnosis and treatment options for pain patients, chronic pain issues (as a whole), prescription monitoring programs, stem cell therapy, neuromodulation, virtual reality, homeopathy, and proper opioid management. This event will offer multiple education and exhibition opportunities over multiple days to the public and healthcare professionals in the search for answers to the complex questions surrounding chronic pain illnesses and disabilities. There will be focus on a multi-modality approach to care. This event will be marketed internationally and will stream live for those unable to attend in person. To register as a sponsor or exhibitor, call 1-480-882-1342 or visit www.internationalpain.org.
Film Screening – On a Scale of 1 to 10 – NERVEmber 14, 2019
On a Scale of 1 to 10" is the new film from the team behind "Your Second fifty, rising above the fears of aging", and "To life, death and beyond, the music of Magma". Chronic pain affects 1 out of 5 people in North America, to various degrees. In more extreme cases, often people find themselves misunderstood, isolated and eventually may fall into depression. Both the director Laurent Goldstein and the executive producer Jennifer Unruh have had a first-hand experience with chronic pain.
Comic Pain Relief – NERVEmber 15, 2019
Comic Pain Relief features a national headlining comedian that medicates the audience using laughter. This established and anticipated fund-raising event celebrates families, friends and community members partnering together to raise awareness of pain conditions such as RSD, cancer pain, MS, lyme, diabetic neuropathy and many more. Before the show, all attendees will experience the "Orange Carpet Entrance" leading to a silent auction, display of the International RSD Awareness Quilt, and an award ceremony to honor and spotlight our Hero of Hope recipients in the chronic pain community.