National Pain Awareness Week

2016 NPAW Events

National Pain Awareness Week 2016
November 6 – 12, 2016

Events Listing

November 6

Chronic Pain Toronto - a Day in the Life of a Patient

Date: November 6, 2016 8:30am - 5pm
Location: Toronto Airport Marriott, 901 Dixon Road
Details: This one day exclusive event is for physicians, nurses and alternative healthcare providers. CME accreditation provided. Please see poster for more details.
Cost:$150 - $375 (see poster) COST


November 8

Fourth Annual Education Day For PAIN AWARENESS

Date: November 8, 2016
Location: Red and White Club, Calgary AB
Objective: To assist healthcare professionals to understand multidisciplinary approaches for the treatment of pain by sharing advances in research and innovative strategies for pain management within Alberta Audience: Nurses caring for patients with pain. All healthcare disciplines welcome
Cost: $100.00

Presentations include:

  • Regional Technique: Adductor Canal Blocks
  • Amputation Pathway
  • Treating Pain in Patients with Addiction - A Multidisciplinary Approach
  • Lidocaine Infusions for post operative Analgesia
  • Obesity and Pain

More topics to be announced...

For registration and details, please download the brochure (PDF)

November 12

Living a Life in Pain: The Story of RSD/CRPS
by Sarah Panas on You Tube

Date: November 12, 2016
Location: Real Canadian Superstore, QEW at Casablanca Blvd. Grimsby
Details: RSD: It's not a walk in the PARC.
Cost: PAYPAL: To renew/donate:

Register online at

PARC Presents: The Facts About Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Date: November 12, 1-4 PM
Location: Grimsby Real Canadian Superstore, (QEW at Casablanca Blvd., 361 S. Service Rd. south of QEW)
Details: Speakers: Dr. David Shulman DAAPM, Andrea Hebert MSc OT.
CRPS Updates on Treatment.
Refreshments. H Accessible.
Elevator to 2nd floor.
Cost: Admission:$5 per person. Refreshments. Seating is limited.

Please register early: or Tel: 905 934 0261

Doors open 12:45 PM Event details at