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Canadian Pain Summit - Ottawa 2012

July 25, 2012 » Ottawa

A very successful Canadian Pain Summit was held in Ottawa on April 24, 2012 at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel.

The Canadian Pain Society (CPS) and the Canadian Pain Coalition (CPC), along with their partner organizatons hosted this important event.

Over 200 delegates attended the Summit, where all stakeholders - consumers, care givers and health professionals, along with educators, provincial and federal government representatives, business and not-for-profit groups heard from world-renown medical, ethics and human rights experts, as well as the personal stories of people living daily
with pain, about the need for a National Pain Strategy for Canada.

For details please see the attached PDF.