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Management of Chronic Pain in Children and Adolescents


Arnold J. Capute, MD, MPH, Conference Center , 8th Floor
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Building at 1741 Ashland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21205

Join us at “Management of Chronic Pain in Children and Adolescents,” a one-day conference focusing on recent advances in treating pain in children and adolescents.
The conference will provide attendees with a better understanding of this complex issue.

The keynote speaker will be Neil Schechter, MD, Director of the Chronic Pain Clinic at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Expert practitioners in the treatment of pediatric pain will provide insight into the following topics:

  • Differences in the medical management of acute and chronic pain in children and adolescents

  • Psychological aspects of children with chronic pain

  • Management of chronic pediatric pain in the school setting

  • Managing anxiety and depression in children with chronic pain

  • The rehabilitation model for treating chronic pain (panel discussion)

Saturday, September 28 at 8:00am to 2:30pm