Pain Management Seminars

*** Booking is essential as spaces are limited ***

Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours.  Although attendance at these sessions are not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant so we highly recommend you attend at least one of these seminars.

DATES FOR 2021

Monday lunchtimes 12:30-13:30 PGMC 2021-2022

October 18th            Seminar Room 3 - 10 spaces
November 22nd        Seminar Room 4 - 16 spaces
December 13th          Seminar Room 3 - 10 spaces
January 24th              Seminar Room 1 - 12 spaces
February 7th              Seminar Room 4 - 16 spaces
February 21st            Seminar Room 4 - 16 spaces
February 28th            Seminar Room 1 - 12 spaces

PLEASE NOTE: Covid-19 - The speaker (Dr Rockett) will be delivering these sessions face to face; however, this could change last minute due to Dr Rockett having so self-isolate etc. Therefore, please keep an eye on emails/WhatsApp/website for any last-minute changes. However, we MUST request that you book onto a session via the website so that we can monitor numbers, and please attend face to face unless told differently. If for any reason, you cannot attend any of these sessions in person please contact the foundation team.

Confused about managing complex pain problems?

 

Not sure what chronic pain is?

 

Difficulty managing opioid-tolerant patients?

 

What is neuropathic pain?

 

What should I prescribe at discharge?

 

 

If you know the answers to all these questions, don’t come.

If not, drop in and learn.

Bring lunch.

Taught by Dr M Rockett

Inpatient pain management lead.

 

 

"Acute pain management and safe opioid use is of utmost importance and a patient safety issue"

(F2 programme director).

"Well presented, pitched at right level"

"Nice to have some proper medical teaching in pharmacology"

"Really useful, not too much information all at once, a good amount for remembering"

(previous Foundation Dr feedback).

  • 28 Feb, 12:30 – 13:30
    PGMC, Derriford Rd, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant
  • 21 Feb, 12:30 – 13:30
    PGMC, Derriford Rd, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant
  • 07 Feb, 12:30 – 13:30
    Plymouth, Derriford, Plymouth PL6, UK
    Confused about managing complex pain problems? Not sure what chronic pain is? Difficulty managing opioid-tolerant patients? What is neuropathic pain? What should I prescribe at discharge? If you know the answers to all these questions, don’t come. If not, drop in and learn. Bring lunch!
  • 24 Jan, 12:30 – 13:30
    PGMC, Derriford Rd, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant
  • 13 Dec 2021, 12:30 – 13:30
    PGMC, Derriford Rd, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant
  • 22 Nov 2021, 12:30 – 13:30
    PGMC, Derriford Rd, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant
  • 18 Oct 2021, 12:30 – 13:30
    PGMC, Derriford Rd, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant
  • 31 Jan, 12:30 – 13:30
    PGMC, Derriford Rd, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant
  • 19 Oct 2020, 13:30 – 17:30
    Seminar Room 4 - PGMC, Derriford Road, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Specifically designed seminars for Foundation Doctors as part of their core teaching hours. Although attendance at these sessions is not mandatory, they are of utmost importance and a patient safety issue. These sessions are useful, practical and highly relevant so we highly recommend attendance.