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AANS/CNS Section on Pain

Wednesday, May 2 | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Moderator(s): Sharona Ben-Haim, MD; Jason M. Schwalb, MD, FAANS

2:00 pm - 2:34 pm

John Loeser Lecture: Opioids in a World of Hurt

Kenneth A. Follett, MD, PhD, FAANS

2:35 pm - 2:40 pm

Question and Answer Session

2:41 pm - 3:01 pm

Non-opioid Pharmacotherapy for Pain

Sharona Ben-Haim, MD

3:02 pm - 3:22 pm

Pharmacogenomics and Pain Control

William S. Rosenberg, MD, FAANS

3:23 pm - 3:43 pm

Legal Implications of Opioid Policy on the Clinician

Daniel Blaney-Koen, JD, MFA

3:44 pm - 3:54 pm

Debate with all Speakers

3:55 pm - 4:04 pm

Long-Term Pain Relief Rates After Failed Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Idiopathic Trigeminal Neuralgia: A Prospective Comparison of First-time Microvascular Decompression and Repeat Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Kunal P. Raygor, MD

William H. Sweet Young Investigator Award

4:35 pm - 4:44 pm

Compensation for Neuropathic Hyperexcitability in Peripheral Nerves Ultimately Fails

Husain Shakil (Canada)

4:45 pm - 4:54 pm

Is Pain Relief Efficacy After Cingulotomy Dependent on Lesion Number?

Zaman Mirzadeh, MD PhD

4:55 pm - 5:00 pm

Question and Answer Session