Western Montana AHEC Presents: Montana Pain Conference

Western Montana AHEC Presents:Montana Pain Conference

Agenda

Thursday, October 1, 2020

TIME PRESENTER PRESENTATION
7:30 - 7:40 AM Marc Mentel, DO Welcome
7:45 - 8:45AM Carilyn Ellis, PsyD, MSCP The Language of Pain: How Language Influences Patient Understanding and Treatment Engagement
8:50 - 9:50 AM Etienne Vachon Presseau, PhD Harnessing the Placebo Response in Clinical Trials
9:50 - 10:00AM Break
10:00 - 11:00 AM Greg Carter, MD Medical Use of Cannabis: What You Need to Know Now and What the Future Holds
11:05 AM - 12:05 PM Jeffrey Fudin, PharmD Buprenorphine for Smarties: Demystifying Complex , Pharamcokinetics, and Therapeutics with Dual Diagnosis of Chronic Pain and Opioid Use Disorder
12:05 - 12:30 PM Break/Lunch
12:30 - 1:30 PM Breakout 1: Levi Bessette The Personal Experience of an Addict: A Message of Hope and the Promise of Freedom
Breakout 2: Marina Zaleski Yoga Therapy
Breakout 3: Kathy Mangan, MS Personal Trifecta: Cultivating Hope, Optimism, and Self-Efficacy
Breakout 4: Bonnie Bishop, MPH A Community Tool: Gathering Stories of Pain and Resilience
1:30 - 1:40 PM Break
1:45 - 2:45 PM Elaine Huang, MSW, MA Easing Pain through Meditation and Mindfulness
2:45 - 3:00 PM Marc Mentel, DO Closing Remarks

Friday, October 2, 2020

TIME PRESENTER PRESENTATION
8:00 - 8:10 AM Marc Mentel, DO Welcome
8:15 - 8:55 AM Jeffrey Fudin, PharmD Navigating Nuances of Naltrexone for Pain Treatment versus Opiate Reversal
9:00 - 10:00 AM Frederick Barrett, PhD Psychedelic Drugs and Pain
10:00 - 10:15 AM Break
10:15 - 10:45 AM Charles Smith, PhD, SAMHSA - Region VIII How to Become an MAT Provider & SAMHSA Resources
10:50 AM - 12:00 PM Panel: Levi Bessette; Dean Chrestenson; Marc Mentel, DO; Chris Caldwell, DO Patient/Physician/Law Enforcement Conversation
12:00 - 12:30 PM Lunch
12:30 - 1:30 PM Carilyn Ellis, PsyD, MSCP Mind the Gap: How to Fill in the Blanks of Behavioral Health and Allied Treatment
1:30 - 1:45 PM Break
1:45 - 3:15 PM All Conference Presenters Panel Q&A
3:15 PM Marc Mentel, DO Closing Remarks