Effective Care of Chronic Pain Made Simpler

Sessions will be held every other week on Tuesdays from 12:00-1:00pm EST starting September 8th 2020 through January 19th 2020. 


After participating in this ECHO, attendees will be able to comfortably:

  • Identify the diverse contributors to pain in individuals with chronic pain
  • Create individualized, multidimensional treatment plans for patients with chronic pain
  • Engage patients in self-management as a core approach to chronic pain
  • Access consultation and support resources as appropriate to optimally manage patients with chronic pain


Learning Outcome: At the conclusion of this activity, participants with new knowledge of the complex nature of chronic pain and biopsychosocial contributor of pain, will be able to identify diverse approaches in the treatment of chronic pain in order to support a safe and effective plan of care.


Physicians: Dartmouth-Hitchcock is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurses: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Nursing Continuing Education Council is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

This educational activity carries 10.0 contact hours.

Session/Title Date
1 - The biopsychosocial science of pain 9/8/2020
2 - Evaluation of the person with chronic pain 9/22/2020
3 - Self-management as foundation of chronic pain care 10/6/2020
4 - Opioids in pain management 10/20/2020
5 - Physical approaches to pain management 11/3/2020
6 - Psychobehavioral approaches 11/17/2020
7 - Interventionalist approaches 12/1/2020
8 - Non-opioid medications in pain treatment 12/15/2020
9 - Patient-centered opioid tapering 1/5/2021
10 - Cannabis and pain 1/19/2021
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