Schedule for Saturday, April 7th
8:00 - 8:30 am
8:30 - 9:15 am
Lecture 1 (C. Carter): Introduction to pain management for chiropractic practice.
9:15 - 10:30 am
Lecture 2 (C. Carter): Relevant neurophysiology for understanding pain perception.
10:30 - 10:45 am
10:45 - 11:30 am
Lecture 3 (C. Carter): Pain classification for the diagnosis and treatment of spinal pain: A review of nociceptive, neuropathic, radicular and referred pain presentation.
11:30 AM - 12:15 Pm
Lecture 4 (C. Carter): Chronic pain: A contemporary overview for chiropractors.
12:15 - 12:45 pm
Lecture 5 (S. Aspinall): Hypoalgesic mechanisms of spinal manipulation: A review of current evidence and theories surrounding pain relief after spinal manipulation from a neurophysiological perspective.
12:45 - 1:30 pm
1:30 – 2:45 pm
Lecture 6 (C. Carter): How maladaptive thoughts and behaviour impact on pain and disability.
2:45 - 3:30 pm
Lecture 7 (B. Losco): The significance of exercise and sleep for chronic pain patients.
3:30 - 3:45 pm
3:45 - 4:30 pm
Lecture 8 (C.Carter): Social factors and their impact on pain and disability.
12.5hrs FLA approved