This is your opportunity to get involved with the ACRM interdisciplinary Pain Rehabilitation Group (PRG) at the ground-floor. Help identify the critical rehabilitation issues this group will address, recruit colleagues in the field, or step into a leadership role as chair of a task force.
ATTENTION: Veterans Affairs IPR Program Participants
If you participate in a VA Interdisciplinary Pain Rehabilitation (IPR) program that requires CARF accreditation, this ACRM group would be highly beneficial. Here, you will have the opportunity to communicate, interact and collaborate with pain researchers and providers to learn about current evidence-based practice, professional consensus, and clinical guidelines to assist in meeting the CARF standards.
The ACRM Pain Rehabilitation Group (PRG) will attract the best clinicians and researchers in the world to promote and study interdisciplinary pain rehabilitation. We will use the information from research and collaboration to reduce the emotional and physical suffering associated with pain. The PRG recognizes that chronic pain is a major cause of disability, and thus recognizes that ACRM is the best organization to advance interdisciplinary research and education.
CALL FOR LATE-BREAKING RESEARCH
CONTRIBUTE TO PAIN REHAB TRACK IN 2018
At the Pain Rehabilitation Group’s meeting at the ACRM 2017 Conference, the following potential topics for symposia or instructional courses for next year’s conference in Dallas were brainstormed. Your additional ideas are absolutely welcome and encouraged. Please contact the chair, LaDonna Saxon, to participate.
- Pain across cultures
- Health disparity research/literature in pain management
- Evidence Based Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder in Persons with Disability
- Suboxone: Differential Usage for Pain vs. Addiction
- Efficacy and Pitfalls of Cannabinoids for Pain Management
- Navigating the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Process
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One of the most valuable benefits of ACRM membership is the opportunity to participate in the many interdisciplinary special interest groups (ISIG) and networking groups.
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