Dr. Roger Fillingim, University of Florida, “Women in Pain: Morbidity and Mortality”
Dr. Hanna Grol-Prokopczyk, University of Buffalo, “Do Sex Differences in Pain Differ Across Racial/Ethnic and Socioeconomic Groups?”
Dr. Ann Berger, NIH, “Psychosocial Aspects of Pain and Healing in Palliative Care”
Dr. Siobán D. Harlow, University of Michigan, “Pain at Midlife: Evidence from the Multiethnic Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN)”
Dr. Marjorie R. Jenkins, FDA, “Opioid Epidemic: Sex and Gender Influences”
Explore and better understand the linkage between biologic mechanisms underlying pain.
Understand clinically relevant pain pathways in both sexes and utilize sex-specific evidence to direct pain management in women and men.
Discuss the current opioid epidemic, including mechanisms of sex differences and relevant gender factors.
Please find the attached flyer with the program.
To register, please use the following link:
To watch the seminar online, visit http://bit.ly/2AGHnbO. Registration is required to receive continuing education credits. Sign language interpreters can be provided. Individuals with disabilities who need reasonable accommodation to participate in this event should contact Elizabeth Sekine, Elizabeth.Sekine@nih.gov, 301-594-9007.