McMaster University

Michael G. DeGroote
National Pain Centre

Scope of Search





Date Event Description
June 22 2017

Pain Rounds:  Innervation of large joints: challenges, controversies and opportuities in regional anesthesia and chronic pain. 
Objectives:  1) Review current state of knowledge regarding the innervation of large joints, 2) Appraise results of anatomy and clinical studies published in regional anesthesia and pain medicine, 3) Make inference on future trends in pertinent research and clinical practice.
Speaker: Dr. Mike Gofeld
Location: MDCL-2232, McMaster University 
Time:  5:30 pm ET

To participate in this event by WebEx, please register for this session.  Once registration has been approved, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions for joining the session.  To register go to:


June 29 2017

Opioid Guidelines. Live webinar for the Chronic Pain Network.

Objectives: The specific topic of discussion will be the 2017 Canadian Guideline for Opioids for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain; the Guideline's recommendations, management of both financial and intellectual conflicts of interest, incorporation of patient values and preferences, and strategies to optimize the interpretation of evidence. 

Speaker: Dr. Jason Busse   Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017 Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET

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Meeting number (access code):  669 722 260
Meeting pasword: SR4hegU


Sept 22 2017

Challenges & Opportunities in the Delivery of Chronic Pain & Addiction Care in Rural Communities Conference

Date:  Friday, September 22, 2017
Location:   Inverness County Centre for the Arts, 16080 Highway 19, Inverness, Nova Scotia
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May 22-25
39th Annual Canadian Pain Society Meeting, May 22-25, 2018, Hotel Bonaventure, Montreal, QC


  Archived Pain Rounds
May 25 2017
Management of chronic pain in patients with Ehler Danlos syndrome.
1st Speaker: Dr. Abhitej Rewari, BHSc, MD, FRCP(C), Anesthesiology
Simulation based learning in chronic pain medicine.
2nd Speaker:  Dr. Anne Scheidecker
Audio Link:  2017-05-25 Pain Rounds 

April 17 2017

MRI and EEG studies of ongoing pain: effects on cognitive, affective, and sensory networks. 

Speaker:  Dr. David A. Seminowicz, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Neural and Pain Sciences, University of Maryland School of Dentistry, Baltimore, Maryland

Audio Link:  2017-04-27 Pain Rounds