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2014 NIH Pathways to Prevention workshop on The Role of Opioids in the Treatment of Chronic Pain

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September 29, 2014 (All-Day) - September 30, 2014 (All-Day)
Natcher Conference Center, NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD.

Summary

The 2014 NIH Pathways to Prevention workshop on The Role of Opioids in the Treatment of Chronic Pain will seek to clarify:

  • Long-term effectiveness of opioids for treating chronic pain
  • Potential risks of opioid treatment in various patient populations
  • Effects of different opioid management strategies on outcomes related to addiction, abuse, misuse, pain, and quality of life
  • Effectiveness of risk mitigation strategies for opioid treatment
  • Future research needs and priorities to improve the treatment of pain with opioids.

 
To register for the event: https://prevention.nih.gov/programs-events/pathways-to-prevention/upcoming-workshops/opioids-chronic-pain/registration
 
Draft agenda: https://prevention.nih.gov/programs-events/pathways-to-prevention/upcoming-workshops/opioids-chronic-pain/agenda
 
For any questions, including registration issues, email prevention@mail.nih.gov.
 

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