Pain Lecture Series Sample

All lecture series are similar in nature to the sample below.

Wednesday Mornings
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM WLAVA BLDG 500 Room 6001

(Except for every 4th Wednesday of each month,
PM&RS Class Room 1277)

Date (2016) Topic Presented By
July 6 Overview of the Pain Service Pain Team
July 13 System based practice: encounters Quynh Pham, MD
July 20 Physiology of Milena Zirovich, MD
July 27 (#1277) Overview of Pharmacology: NSAIDs & Opioids Hyung Kim, MD
August 3 Acute Pain Management/Patient Controlled Analgesia  Sanjog Pangarkar, MD
August 10 Psychological Evaluation of Pain and Intervention Katherine Bailey, PhD
August 17 Urine Drug Screen and Confirmation Testing Dr. Jameel Z. Iqbal
August 24 (#1277) Neuropathic Pain Management and Adjuvants Dr. Van Vort
August 31 Evaluation and Management of Hip Pain Hyung Kim, MD
September 7 Evaluation and Management of Low Back Pain Sanjog Pangarkar, MD
September 14 Evaluation and Management of Shoulder Pain Dixie Aragkai, MD
September 21 Evaluation and Management of Knee Pain Milena Zirovich, MD
September 28 (#1277) Fellow presentation Pain Fellow
October 5

Biofeedback for Healthy Living

Lamees Khorshid, PsyD, BCB, BCN
October 12 Palliative Care Eric. E. Prommer, MD
October 19

Cancer Rehabilitation

Arash Asher, MD
October 26 (#1277) Fellow M&M Presentation/Journal Club Pain Fellow
November 2 Dealing with Difficult Patients  Morgan Kay, PhD
November 9 Advanced Topics in Opioid Management of Chronic Pain Steven Richeimer, MD
November 16 Geriatric Pain Management Dixie Aragkai, MD
November 25 (#1277) Fellow Presentation Pain Fellow
November 30    
December 7 Chiropractic Care for Pain Management Robb Russell, DC / Sheryl Assal, DC
December 14 Spinal Cord Stimulator Reza Mahrou, MD
December 21 Intrathecal Pump Hands-on Tutorial Session (start at 7:30am, 1 to 1.5 hr program) Nick Kutney, Medtronic rep.
December 28 (#1277) Fellow M&M Presentation/Journal Club Pain Fellow
Date (2017) Topic Presented By
January 4 Integrative Health and Healing: Acupuncture for Musculoskeletal Pain Dr. David J. Seto
January 11 Pre-Surgical Psychological Screening Marilyn Jacobs, PhD
January 18 Spinal Surgery Treatment Jean-Philippe Langevin, MD/Don Park, MD
January 25 (#1277) Fellow Presentation  Pain Fellow
February 1 Pediatric Pain Quynh Pham, MD
February 8 Ketamine for Pain Management Dr. Pangarkar
February 15 Practice Management Daniel Alves, MD
February 22 (#1277) Fellow M&M Presentation/Journal Club  Pain Fellow
March 1 Fellow Presentation  Pain Fellow
March 8 (#1277) UCLA Med Student Teaching Quynh Pham, MD
March 15 (#1277) UCLA Med Student Teaching Quynh Pham, MD
March 22 (#1277) UCLA Med Student Teaching Quynh Pham, MD
March 29 (#1277) UCLA Med Student Teaching Quynh Pham, MD
April 5 (#1277) UCLA Med Student Teaching Quynh Pham, MD
April 12 Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Joshua Preger, MD
April 19 Use of botulinum toxin in management of headache Milena Zirovich, MD
April 26 (#1277) Fellow M&M Presentation/Journal Club  Pain Fellow
May 3 Regional Anesthesia – The Basics Harkirat Chahal, MD
May 10 Orofacial Pain Robert Merrill, DDS
May 17 Male Pelvic Pain Scott Zeitlin, MD
May 24 (#1277)    
May 31 Female Pelvic Pain / Myofascial Pain from GYN Perspective Andrea Rapkin, MD  
June 7 Platelet Rich Plasma and Bone Marrow Concentrate Injections Beny Charchian, MD, MS
June 14 IBS or Functional Abdominal Pain Dr. Kristen Tilisch / Dr. Bruce Naliboff
June 21    
June 28 (#1277) Breakfast Celebration Pain Team