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FREE CME Webinar: The Role of Emotion in Chronic Pain 10.27.2020

Live Webinar on Tuesday, October 27 at 5:00 pm Pacific time | 8:00 pm Eastern time In this webinar you will learn: Recognize the primary role that emotions have in the development, exacerbation or maintenance of chronic pain. Identify how guilt and conflict can result in chronic pain Discuss the pros and cons of somatization Recognize how psychologically oriented approaches contribute to pain management As a bonus for attending, you'll ...
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FREE Webinar: Crossroads in Oral health and COVID-19: the risks of distancing. 10.21.2020

Live webinar Date and Time: Wednesday, October 21st from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. PST Objectives: To discuss the impact of COVID-19 in the oral health of underserved populations. To explore alternatives to take care of oral needs during pandemic times. To understand the importance of keep oral health care for the general wellbeing of individuals. Panel of Experts:  Dr. Roseann Mulligan, Dr. Mina Habibian, Dr. Lisa Hou, and Linda ...
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FREE CME Webinar – Does Botulinum Toxin Change Your Brain? 9.22.2020

Live Webinar on Tuesday, September 22nd at 5:00 pm Pacific time | 8:00 pm Eastern time In this webinar, you will discuss the mechanism of action of BoTN/A and examine the evidence for it’s ability to undergo transcytosis. It will also describe which orofacial pain disorders are amendable to BoTN/A treatment. Objectives: Review the known mechanism of action of BoTN/A. Review evidence for transfer of BoTN/A from neuron to neuron. Review ...
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FREE CME Webinar: Learn about Pain Medicine and Telehealth- 6.23.2020

Learn about Pain Medicine and Telehealth Live Webinar on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 4:30 pm Pacific time | 7:30 pm Eastern time In this webinar, you will learn: Describe the pros and cons of telephone and telehealth (video based) visits for patients with chronic pain. List some of the common modes and programs for doing telehealth. For patients with chronic pain, describe when telehealth is a “must” and when ...
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FREE CME Webinar: Alternatives to Opioids for Treating Pain- 5.6.2020

Learn about Alternatives to Opioids for Treating Pain Live Webinar on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 4:30 pm Pacific time | 7:30 pm Eastern time In this webinar, you will learn: Why do we need to minimize the use of opioids? Compared to alternatives, are opioids more effective for acute pain? Are opioids bad for chronic pain? What alternatives are available for treating acute pain? What alternatives are available to ...
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Webinar – Treating Pain Without Going to Jail – 3.25.2020

Treating Pain Without Going to Jail Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm PST Understand current laws and enforcement policies by state and local authorities. 1 CME Credit Awarded for completion of the webinar. Presenter: John Harwell , Esq. To register: http://nextstep.usc.edu/painmedicine-2-0 ...
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REGISTRATION FULL – Webinar – Telehealth Open Forum – 3.26.2020

Telehealth Open Forum Webinar Thursday, March 26th  at 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm PST As COVID-19 is limiting the public from leaving their homes, telehealth is being recognized as an adjunct to having a doctor's visit at a distance.  There are many medical apps for mobile phones where a doctor's visit is just a virtual face-to-face smartphone call away.  Telehealth is the next application of virtual health care! Presenters: Dr ...
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Webinar – Dental Treatment for Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic – 3.27.2020

Webinar - Dental Treatment for Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic Friday, March 27th at  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PST Assessing and treating your older adults during the COVID 19 pandemic Changes to HIPPA compliance: Expanding your use of telecommunication technology Medication updates for the COVID 19 at risk and possible therapies Presenters: Dr. Roseann Mulligan, Dr. Phu Han and Dr. Lisa Hou To register: http://nextstep.usc.edu/geriatric-0 ...
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