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 2022-2023

Monday lunchtimes 12:30-13:30 PGMC 2022-2023

   August  22nd          Seminar Room 4 - 24 spaces

  September 26th      Seminar Room 1 - 16 spaces

 October 31st          Seminar Room 2 - 12 space

    November 21st         Seminar Room 4 - 12 spaces
   January 30th           Seminar Room 4 - 16 spaces
    February 20th            Seminar Room 4 - 16 spaces
    March 20th               Seminar Room 1 - 12 spaces

 April 17th                Seminar Room 4- 24 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 or Dr D Hutchins

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).

  • 31 Oct, 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 Nov, 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
  • 30 Jan 2023, 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
  • 20 Feb 2023, 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
  • 20 Mar 2023, 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
  • 17 Apr 2023, 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
  • 26 Sept, 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 Aug, 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