18th Annual Maine Pain Symposium
“Pain Management in the Older Adult:
Aging Doesn’t Need to Hurt”
Date: Friday, October 19, 2012
Time: 8:15am (breakfast available before)
Location: Pettengill Hall, Bates College, Lewiston, Maine (Directions can be found here).
Cost: General Admission $149.00; Member Registration $129.00; Students $49.00 (I.D. required).
Hand-outs for the day:
Carol Curtiss, MSN, RN – BC – Managing Pain in the Older Adult: It Doesn’t Need to Hurt
8:00AM- 9:00AM Registration and Breakfast
9:15AM – 9:30AM Welcome
9:30AM – 11:00AM Carol Curtiss, MSN, RN – BC
11:15AM – 12:15PM Breakout Sessions
- Nurse Practitioner Panel: “Supporting the Continuum of Care”
- “Challenges to Quality of Life for Our Elders: Psycho-social Interventions”
- Nursing Assistant Panel: “The Bedrock of Support for Our Elders”
12:15PM – 1:15PM Lunch
1:15PM – 2:15PM Steve D’Amato BSP, BCOP – “What’s New in the Symptom Management Toolbox?”
2:15PM – 2:30PM Break
2:30PM – 3:30PM Repeat Breakout Sessions
3:30PM – 3:45PM Wrap-up and Evaluations
I would like to attend the Maine Pain Symposium in October
Sponsorships & Exhibitors
The Maine Hospice Council welcomes sponsorships and exhibitors . If you or your organization would like to become a sponsor or an exhibitor, you can contact the Maine Hospice Council by calling us @ 207-626-0651, or downloading one our forms.