Patient Conference:  Pain in Pediatric with Complex Chronic Diseases

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September 13th, 2014

8:00 – 5:00 p.m.

The Coalition Against Pediatric Pain (TCAPP)

 Key Bridge Marriott
 1401 Lee Highway
 Arlington, VA 22209 


 Topics include:

  • Peripheral Neuropathic Pain

  • POTS and Fatigue: Diagnosing and Management

  • Neurosurgical Options for Pediatric Complex Pain Conditions Involving Ehlers Danlos Sydrome

  • Complex Pain? Could a Connective Tissue Disease be Involved?:  Basic Exam Findings Seen

  • Fatigue, Pain, and Hypermobility in the Pediatric Population

  • Nephrology Issues with Connective Tissue Disorders  and Mitochondrial Disorders


Conference Agenda:

  • Registration
  • Introduction/Welcome – Jean Teasley, M.D. 
  • “Peripheral Neuropathic Pain” – Jean Teasley, M.D.
  • “POTS (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome) and Fatigue: Diagnosing and Management” – Alisa Niksch, M.D.
  • Morning Break & Exhibitor Time
  • “Neurosurgical Options for Pediatric Complex Pain Conditions Involving Ehlers Danlos Syndrome” – Fraser C. Henderson, Sr., MD 
  • Lunch & Learn Genetic Evaluation of Drug Metabolism
    Sponsored by Genelex, Makers of YouScript:  Topic: “The Role of Genetics in Drug Metabolism”
  • “Complex Pain? Could a Connective Tissue Disease be Involved? Basic Exam Findings Seen” – Clair Francomano, M.D. 
  • “Fatigue, Pain, and Hypermobility in the Pediatric Population” – Peter Rowe, M.D.
  • Afternoon Break & Exhibit Time
  • “Nephrology Issues with Connective Tissue Disorders and Mitochondrial Disorders” – Timothy Bunchman, M.D. 
  • Closing Remarks

Registration Fees:

  • Registration fee is $100
  • Conference registration fee includes: Continental breakfast, breaks, lunch, and access to the online material.

 

Cancellation Policy:

  • Cancellations can be made in writing to TCAPP by September 1st. There will be a $25 cancellation fee.

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