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November 6-8, 2020 - CET

EFIC Virtual Pain Education Summit

For over 25 years, the European Pain Federation has been bringing together the most recognised experts in the field of pain science to exchange knowledge, ideas and the latest advances in the field. 2020 has been a challenging year, not least of all for education. To meet the needs of the pain community in 2020, the European Pain Federation is organising its first Virtual Pain Education Summit on 6-8 November 2020.


Speakers
  • NIHR CRN National Specialty Lead for Cancer - Supportive care and community-based research, United Kingdom
  • Consultant, Pain Medicine, United Kingdom
  • Nurse Specialist, Chronic Pain, Radboud Expertise Centre for Pain and Palliative Medicine, Radboud University, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
  • Ireland
  • Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
  • Professor, University of Turin Medical School, Neuroscience Dept, Turin, Italy
  • St. Gemma's Professor of Palliative Medicine, Head of Academic Unit of Palliative Care Interim Director, Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
  • Universitair Ziekenhuis Leuven, UZ Leuven, Belgium
  • United Kingdom
  • Professor, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sport Science, Ireland
  • Associate Professor and Senior Consultant, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, Danderyd Hospital Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
  • Director of Institute of Pain Medicine, Tel Aviv Medical Center, Israel
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist, University Hospital Leuven, Center for Pain Management and Algology, Belgium
  • Professor, Opusmedica, PC&R, Persons, Care & Research Network, 29121 Piacenza, Italy
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist Pain Management, Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom
  • Nurse Practitioner, Teacher, Researcher, Acute Pain Service of the Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Professor, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, United Kingdom
  • Professor, University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil
  • Clinical Psychologist, Leuven Hospital, Belgium
  • Lead Nurse, Head of Pain Services, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom
  • Professor of Health Psychology in the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
  • Professor Emeritus, Department of Physical Therapy, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Professor, University of Antwerp, Department Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy and KU Leuven, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Belgium
  • Antwerp University, Belgium European Federation of Addiction Societies (EUFAS), Belgium
  • Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, Aalborg University Hospital, Denmark
  • Director, Pain Research Unit, Institute of Pain Medicine, Rambam Health Care Campus, Professor of Neurology and Pain Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
  • Professor, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Research Group Lifestyle & Health, The Netherlands
  • Professor in Nursing Science and a Specialist Nurse in Intensive Care, Sweden
  • Professor And Head of the Danish Pain Research Center, Department of Clinical Medicine, Denmark
  • Clinician, Teacher and Clinical Researcher at McGill University, Canada
  • Honorary Treasurer of the European Pain Federation, United Kingdom
  • European Pain Federation EFIC President - Associate Professor, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science, University College Dublin (UCD), Ireland
  • The Royal Marsden School, United Kingdom
  • Research Director, INSERM - National Agency for Medical Research, France
  • Professor, Institute of Nursing Science and Practice, Paracelsus Medical University, Germany
  • Director, Center for Neuroplasticity and Pain (CNAP), Department of Health Science and Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark
  • Senior Consultant, Specialist, Neurology and Pain Medicine, Dept. of Pain Management and Research, Oslo University Hospital, Norway
  • Dept. of Medical Psychology and Sociology Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences University of Southern Denmark SDU, Germany
  • Senior consultant in Pain Management, Pain Unit, VSpeästerviks Hospital, Sweden
  • Adjunct Professor, Department Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy, Technical University Munich, Germany Senior Physician, Department Internal Medicine, Germany
  • Teaching Fellow in Physiotherapy, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, Denmark
  • School of Primary, Community and Social Care Primary Care Centre Versus Arthritis, Keele University, United Kingdom
  • Anaesthesiologist, University Hospital, Erasmus Medical Centre, Professor in Anaesthesiology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
  • Professor of Neuro-rheumatology, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Deputy Director, Bath Centre for Pain Research and Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychology, United Kingdom
  • Professor, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany
  • Associate Professor in Clinical Pharmacy Practice, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Department of Pain Research and Treatment, Chair of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Medical College, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland
  • Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, CAPHRI, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
  • Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin, Germany
  • Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and Palliative Care, Faculty of Medicine of University Maribor, Slovenia
  • Ghent University Department of Experimental Clinical and Health Psychology Ghent Health Psychology Lab Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Belgium
  • Professor of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Örebro University Hospital & Örebro University, Sweden
  • Professor, Keele University, United Kingdom
  • Assistant Professor, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Postdoctoral Researcher, Research Foundation Flanders, Brussels
  • Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Studies Department of Nursing University Pardubice, Czech Republic
  • Nurse Ethicist, Director of the Nursing Ethics Program, Cleveland Clinic, United States
  • Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
  • Chairman of the Center for Pain Medicine at Western Reserve Hospital in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, United States
  • Registered Nurse, Paracelsus Medical University Salzburg Institute of Nursing Sciences and Practice, Austria
  • Professor at Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Belgium, Physiotherapist/Manual Therapist, University Hospital Brussels, Belgium
  • Physiotherapist, European Union Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Global Fellow at Musculoskeletal Health Sydney, The University of Sydney, Australia
  • Professor, School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science, Curtin University and Specialist Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist, Australia
  • Professor, Italy
  • Head of the Pain Centre, Cochin Hospital, Professor of Clinical Pharmacology, Paris University, France
  • Professor for Medical Education and Medicine, Charité - Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, Germany
  • Associate Professor, Pain Center, CHU de St-Etienne and Associate Director, Neuropain Team, U1028, Lyon Neuroscience Research Center, France
  • Professor, Health and Care Professionals Council, United Kingdom
  • University Hospital Muenster, Dept. Of Anästhesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine, Germany
  • Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, Dept. of Health, Research Centre for Nutrition, Lifestyle and Exercise, The Netherlands
  • Associate Professor, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  • Professor, Pain & Ageing, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom
  • Lecturer, Clinical Health Psychology, King's College, London, United Kingdom
  • Professor, The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Professor in Rehabilitation Medicine at Maastricht University & Physiatrist at CIR Rehabilitation location Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • Professor in Physiotherapy, School of Health, Care and Welfare, Mälardalen University, Västerås, Sweden
  • Professor, Neurology and Pain Research, University of Würzburg, Germany
  • Associate Professor, Osteoarthritis Research Theme Lead for IIMPACT in Health at The University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
  • Professor, Anesthesiologist, Pain and Palliative Specialist, Amsterdam University Medical Centers, The Netherlands
  • Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department of Epidemiology and Data Science, The Netherlands
  • Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, Honorary Professor of Diabetic Medicine, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • Professor, Department of Neurology, Technische Universität München, Germany
  • Neurologist and Neurophysiologist, Neuromuscular Disease Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of Essex, United Kingdom
  • Radboud University Medical Center, HAN University of Applied Sciences, Nijmegen, Netherlands
  • Nurse, Pain Clinic, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands
  • Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) Specialist, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
  • Anesthesiologist, Head of the Multidisciplinary Pain Centre, Hospital Oost Limburg, Belgium
  • Professor, Belgium
  • Social Worker, Center for Pain Management and Algology, University Hospital Leuven, Belgium
  • Professor, Maastricht University and Adelante, Center of Expertise in Rehabilitation and Audiology, The Netherlands
  • Professor, University of Leuven, Belgium and Maastricht, Netherlands
  • Professor of Clinical Health Psychology, School of Psychology, Queen's University, Belfast, United Kingdom
  • Director, Pain Centre Versus Arthritis, Professor of Rheumatology, University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
  • Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Consultant, Pain Medicine, Newcastle Pain Management Unit Royal Victoria Infirmary, United Kingdom
  • Physiotherapist and Chair, Lifestyle and Health Research Group, Utrecht University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
  • Founder of the Integrative Pain Science Institute, United States
  • Senior Lecturer in Nursing, University of Limerick, Ireland
  • Associate Professor, School of Public Health Physiotherapy and Sports Science, University College, Dublin, Ireland
  • Consultant and Head of Pain Unit, Dept. of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Jena University Hospital, Germany
  • Founding Co-Director of the Centre for Pain Research and Founding Chair, Irish Pain Research Network, Ireland
  • Clinical Psychologist, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden, Germany

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Programme
  • November 8, 2020 - 12:40-1:40 PM CET
    Pain Prevention (2020 European year against pain) Impact of lifestyle factors
    Brona Fullen
    European Pain Federation EFIC President - Associate Pro...
    Elizabeth Dean
    Professor Emeritus, Department of Physical Therapy, Uni...
    Joe Tatta
    Founder of the Integrative Pain Science Institute, Unit...
    Anne Söderlund
    Professor in Physiotherapy, School of Health, Care and...
  • Break
    November 8, 2020, 12:30-12:40 AM CET
    Break
  • November 8, 2020 - 11:30 AM-12:30 PM CET
    Interventional pain management
    Arun Bhaskar
    United Kingdom
    Jan Van Zundert
    Anesthesiologist, Head of the Multidisciplinary Pain Ce...
    Samer Narouze
    Chairman of the Center for Pain Medicine at Western Res...
    Elon Eisenberg
    Director, Pain Research Unit, Institute of Pain Medicin...
  • November 8, 2020 - 11:30 AM-12:30 PM CET
    Leadership and advanced nursing practice
    Gillian Chumbley
    Professor, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, Unite...
    Rianne van Boekel
    Radboud University Medical Center, HAN University of Ap...
    Felicia Jane Cox
    Lead Nurse, Head of Pain Services, Royal Brompton & Har...
  • November 8, 2020 - 11:30 AM-12:30 PM CET
    Psychological interventions: Cognitive approaches
    Tamar Pincus
    Professor, Health and Care Professionals Council, Unite...
    Harbinder Sandhu
    Associate Professor, University of Warwick, United King...
  • November 8, 2020 - 11:30 AM-12:30 PM CET
    Special populations 2
    Harriët Wittink
    Physiotherapist and Chair, Lifestyle and Health Researc...
    Jeanine Verbunt
    Professor, Maastricht University and Adelante, Center o...
    Patricia Schofield
    Professor, Pain & Ageing, Sheffield Hallam University,...
    Laura Hemmings
    Teaching Fellow in Physiotherapy, University of Birming...
  • November 8, 2020 - 10:30-11:30 AM CET
    Educating patient and professionals
    Petra Mandysová
    Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Studies Departme...
    Emma Briggs
    Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
  • November 8, 2020 - 10:30-11:30 AM CET
    Primers to specific pain conditions
    Hani Hattar
    Senior consultant in Pain Management, Pain Unit, VSpeäs...
    Frank Huygen
    Anaesthesiologist, University Hospital, Erasmus Medica...
    Nina Bohm Starke
    Associate Professor and Senior Consultant, Department o...
    David Walsh
    Director, Pain Centre Versus Arthritis, Professor of Rh...
  • November 8, 2020 - 10:30-11:30 AM CET
    Psychological interventions: Behavioural approaches
    Regine Klinger
    Professor, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germ...
    Johan Vlaeyen
    Professor, University of Leuven, Belgium and Maastricht...
  • November 8, 2020 - 10:30-11:30 AM CET
    Special populations 1
    Catherine Blake
    Professor, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy a...
    Roberto Casale
    Professor, Opusmedica, PC&R, Persons, Care & Research N...
    An de Groef
    Professor, University of Antwerp, Department Rehabilita...
  • Break
    November 8, 2020, 10:20-10:30 AM CET
    Break
  • November 8, 2020 - 9:20-10:20 AM CET
    "Referral Diagnosis Low Back Pain: Only the Tip of the Iceberg" managing pain from a MDT perspective
    Bart Morlion
    Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hosp...
    Koen Bernar
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Leuven, UZ Leuven, Belgium
    Susan Broekmans
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, University Hospital Leuven,...
    Eline Coppens
    Clinical Psychologist, Leuven Hospital, Belgium
    Peter Van Wambeke
    Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) Specialist,...
    Sofie Verbruggen
    Social Worker, Center for Pain Management and Algology,...
  • November 8, 2020, 8:50-9:20 AM CET
    Appropriate referral and selection of patients with chronic pain for neuromodulation
    Nevenka Krcevski Skvarc
    Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and...
    Frank Huygen
    Anaesthesiologist, University Hospital, Erasmus Medica...
  • November 7, 2020 - 5:15-5:45 PM CET
    The role of cannabinoid-based medicines in pain management
    Silviu Brill
    Director of Institute of Pain Medicine, Tel Aviv Medica...
    Winfried Häuser
    Adjunct Professor, Department Psychosomatic Medicine an...
  • Break
    November 7, 2020 - 4:30PM-5:15PM CET
    Break
  • November 7, 2020 - 3:30-4:30 PM CET
    Interprofessional working: Who does what, barriers & facilitators to IP working, road map for IP working
    Harm Peters
    Professor for Medical Education and Medicine, Charité -...
    Emma Briggs
    Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
    Brian McGuire
    Founding Co-Director of the Centre for Pain Research an...
    Paul Wilkinson
    Consultant, Pain Medicine, Newcastle Pain Management Un...
  • Break
    November 7, 2020 - 3:15PM-3:30PM CET
    Break
  • November 7, 2020 - 2:15-3:15 PM CET
    Chronic visceral pain
    Asbjørn Mohr Drewes
    Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, Aalborg Univ...
    Tim Vanuytsel
    Professor, Belgium
    Monique Steegers
    Professor, Anesthesiologist, Pain and Palliative Specia...
  • November 7, 2020 - 2:15-3:15 PM
    Evidence based pain nursing
    Emma Briggs
    Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
    Jacqueline Van Dijk
    Nurse, Pain Clinic, University Medical Centre Utrecht,...
    Martin Galligan
    The Royal Marsden School, United Kingdom
  • November 7, 2020 - 2:15-3:15 PM CET
    Principles of treatment 2
    Catherine Blake
    Professor, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy a...
    Andreas Rothgangel
    Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, Dept. of Health, R...
    Teresa Paolucci
    Professor, Italy
    Fabrizio Benedetti
    Professor, University of Turin Medical School, Neurosci...
  • November 7, 2020 - 2:15-3:15 PM CET
    Psychological interventions: Workplace interventions
    Edmund Keogh
    Deputy Director, Bath Centre for Pain Research and Prof...
    Chris Main
    Professor, Keele University, United Kingdom
  • Exhibition and Lunch Break
    November 7, 2020 - 1:30PM-2:15PM CET
    Exhibition and Lunch Break
  • November 7, 2020 - 12:30-1:30 PM CET
    Clinical updates: Older people
    Irmela Gnass
    Professor, Institute of Nursing Science and Practice, P...
    Patricia Schofield
    Professor, Pain & Ageing, Sheffield Hallam University,...
    Juanita Cheuk-Alam-Balrak
    Nurse Practitioner, Teacher, Researcher, Acute Pain Ser...
  • November 7, 2020 - 12:30-1:30 PM CET
    Pharmacotherapy of chronic pain
    Roger Knaggs
    Associate Professor in Clinical Pharmacy Practice, Univ...
    Dominic Aldington
    Consultant, Pain Medicine, United Kingdom
    David Walsh
    Director, Pain Centre Versus Arthritis, Professor of Rh...
    Bart Morlion
    Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hosp...
  • November 7, 2020 - 12:30-1:30 PM CET
    Principles of treatment 1
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
    Peter O'Sullivan
    Professor, School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science...
    Rob Smeets
    Professor in Rehabilitation Medicine at Maastricht Univ...
  • November 7, 2020 - 12:30-1:30 PM CET
    Psychological interventions: Behaviour change
    Tamar Pincus
    Professor, Health and Care Professionals Council, Unite...
    Emelien Lauwerier
    Ghent University Department of Experimental Clinical an...
  • Break
    November 7, 2020 - 12:15-12:30 PM CET
    Break
  • November 7, 2020 - 11:15 AM-12:15 PM
    Clinical updates: Children and young people & intellectual disabilities
    Owen Doody
    Senior Lecturer in Nursing, University of Limerick, Ire...
    Mats Eriksson
    Professor in Nursing Science and a Specialist Nurse in...
    Maria Bailey
    Ireland
  • November 7, 2020 - 11:15 AM-12:15 PM CET
    Evidence based acute pain management
    Winfried Meissner
    Consultant and Head of Pain Unit, Dept. of Anaesthesiol...
    Esther Pogatzki-Zahn
    University Hospital Muenster, Dept. Of Anästhesiology,...
    Olle Ljungqvist
    Professor of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Örebr...
  • November 7, 2020 - 11:15 AM-12:15 PM CET
    Psychological and social common assessment
    Monika Hasenbring
    Dept. of Medical Psychology and Sociology Faculty of Me...
    Jonathan Hill
    School of Primary, Community and Social Care Primary Ca...
  • November 07, 2020 - 11:15 AM-12:15 PM CET
    Treatment, communication, education
    Brona Fullen
    European Pain Federation EFIC President - Associate Pro...
    Jo Nijs
    Professor at Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Belgium, Phys...
    Stefan Elbers
    Professor, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Rese...
  • Break
    November 7, 2020 - 10:30-11:15 AM CET
    Break
  • EDPM Exam Guidance
    November 7, 2020, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM CET
    EDPM Exam Guidance
    Bart Morlion
    Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
  • EDPP Exam Guidance
    November 7, 2020, 10:30 AM-12:00 PM CET
    EDPP Exam Guidance
    Harriët Wittink
    Physiotherapist and Chair, Lifestyle and Health Research Group, Utrecht University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands
  • November 7, 2020 - 9:30-10:30 AM CET
    Communicating with the person in pain
    Mary O'Keeffe
    Physiotherapist, European Union Horizon 2020 Marie Skło...
    Chris Main
    Professor, Keele University, United Kingdom
    Brona Fullen
    European Pain Federation EFIC President - Associate Pro...
    Tasha Stanton
    Associate Professor, Osteoarthritis Research Theme Lead...
  • Break
    November 7, 2020 - 9:20-9:30 AM CET
    Break
  • November 7, 2020 - 8:50-9:20 AM CET
    Overview and new directions in the pharmacotherapy of pain
    Patrice Forget
    Honorary Treasurer of the European Pain Federation, Uni...
    Bart Morlion
    Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hosp...
  • November 7, 2020 8:20-8:50 AM CET
    Neurophysiological exploration of chronic pain - Central assessment
    Andreas Kopf
    Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin, Germany
    Luis Garcia-Larrea
    Research Director, INSERM - National Agency for Medical...
    Roland Peyron
    Associate Professor, Pain Center, CHU de St-Etienne and...
  • November 6, 2020 - 5:15PM-5:45PM CET
    Neurophysiological exploration of chronic pain - Peripheral assessment
    Luis Garcia-Larrea
    Research Director, INSERM - National Agency for Medical...
    Daniel Ciampi de Andrade
    Professor, University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil
    Andrea Truini
    Neurologist and Neurophysiologist, Neuromuscular Diseas...
  • Break
    November 6, 2020 - 4:30PM-5:15PM CET
    Break
  • November 6, 2020 - 3:30PM-4:30PM CET
    Assessment: Spotlight on sub-groups
    Emelien Lauwerier
    Ghent University Department of Experimental Clinical an...
    Edmund Keogh
    Deputy Director, Bath Centre for Pain Research and Prof...
  • November 6, 2020 - 3:30PM-4:30PM CET
    Clinical updates: Cancer & cancer survivors
    Martin Galligan
    The Royal Marsden School, United Kingdom
    Suzanne Chapman
    Clinical Nurse Specialist Pain Management, Royal Marsde...
  • November 6, 2020 - 3:30PM-4:30PM CET
    Measurement
    Harriët Wittink
    Physiotherapist and Chair, Lifestyle and Health Researc...
    Catherine Doody
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health Physiother...
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
  • November 6, 2020 - 3:30PM-4:30PM CET
    Opioids in chronic non-cancer pain
    Kevin Vowles
    Professor of Clinical Health Psychology, School of Psyc...
    Winfried Häuser
    Adjunct Professor, Department Psychosomatic Medicine an...
    Nevenka Krcevski Skvarc
    Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and...
    Geert Dom
    Antwerp University, Belgium European Federation of Addi...
  • Break
    November 6, 2020 - 3:15PM-3:30PM CET
    Break
  • November 6, 2020 - 2:15PM-3:15PM CET
    Assessment of social and cultural aspects of pain
    Elia Valentini
    Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University o...
    Whitney Scott
    Lecturer, Clinical Health Psychology, King's College, L...
  • November 6, 2020 - 2:15PM-3:15PM CET
    Assessment
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
    Caroline Terwee
    Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department...
    Jonathan Hill
    School of Primary, Community and Social Care Primary Ca...
    Albère Köke
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, CAPHRI, Maastric...
  • November 6, 2020 - 2:15PM-3:15PM CET
    Chronic widespread pain
    Winfried Häuser
    Adjunct Professor, Department Psychosomatic Medicine an...
    Claudia Sommer
    Professor, Neurology and Pain Research, University of W...
    Serge Perrot
    Head of the Pain Centre, Cochin Hospital, Professor of...
    Mary-Ann Fitzcharles
    Clinician, Teacher and Clinical Researcher at McGill Un...
  • November 6, 2020 - 2:15PM-3:15PM CET
    Substance dependence and tolerance in managing pain
    Georgina Morley
    Nurse Ethicist, Director of the Nursing Ethics Program,...
    Susan Broekmans
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, University Hospital Leuven,...
    Felicia Jane Cox
    Lead Nurse, Head of Pain Services, Royal Brompton & Har...
  • Exhibition and Lunch Break
    November 6, 2020 - 1:30PM-2:15PM CET
    Exhibition and Lunch Break
  • November 6, 2020 - 12:30PM-1:30PM CET
    Cancer-related pain
    Michael Bennett
    St. Gemma's Professor of Palliative Medicine, Head of A...
    Sam Ahmedzai
    NIHR CRN National Specialty Lead for Cancer - Supportiv...
    Manohar Sharma
    Professor, The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust, Univ...
    Nevenka Krcevski Skvarc
    Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and...
  • November 6, 2020 - 12:30PM-1:30PM CET
    Complex and multidimensional nature of pain
    Harriët Wittink
    Physiotherapist and Chair, Lifestyle and Health Researc...
    Mary O'Keeffe
    Physiotherapist, European Union Horizon 2020 Marie Skło...
    Ulrike Kaiser
    Clinical Psychologist, University Hospital Carl Gustav...
    Peter O'Sullivan
    Professor, School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science...
  • November 6, 2020 - 12:30PM-1:30PM CET
    Complex pain management and co-morbidities
    Rianne van Boekel
    Radboud University Medical Center, HAN University of Ap...
    Inge Arnts
    Nurse Specialist, Chronic Pain, Radboud Expertise Centr...
    Nadja Nestler
    Registered Nurse, Paracelsus Medical University Salzbur...
  • November 6, 2020 - 12:30PM-1:30PM CET
    Neuropsychological factors in chronic pain
    Geert Crombez
    Professor of Health Psychology in the Faculty of Psycho...
    Anthony Jones
    Professor of Neuro-rheumatology, University of Manchest...
  • Break
    November 6, 2020 - 12:15-12:30 PM CET
    Break
  • November 6, 2020 - 11:15AM-12:15PM CET
    Clinical psychology: Nociceptive aspects
    Johan Vlaeyen
    Professor, University of Leuven, Belgium and Maastricht...
    Katja Wiech
    Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Universi...
  • November 6, 2020 - 11:15AM-12:15PM CET
    Neuropathic pain
    Thomas Tölle
    Professor, Department of Neurology, Technische Universi...
    Solomon Tesfaye
    Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist, Sheffield Teachin...
    Nanna Brix Finnerup
    Professor And Head of the Danish Pain Research Center,...
  • November 6, 2020 - 11:15AM-12:15PM CET
    Nursing assessment and measurement of pain
    Susan Broekmans
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, University Hospital Leuven,...
    Petra Mandysová
    Associate Professor, Faculty of Health Studies Departme...
    Nadja Nestler
    Registered Nurse, Paracelsus Medical University Salzbur...
  • November 6, 2020 - 11:15AM-12:15PM CET
    Pain science and knowledge
    Catherine Doody
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health Physiother...
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
  • Break
    November 6, 2020 - 10:30-11:15 AM CET
    Break
  • November 6, 2020 - 9:30-10:30 AM CET
    Neurobiology of pain & strategies to modulate at various levels from MDT perspective
    Andreas Kopf
    Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin, Germany
    Thomas Graven-Nielsen
    Director, Center for Neuroplasticity and Pain (CNAP), D...
    Anneleen Malfliet
    Assistant Professor, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Postd...
  • Break
    November 6, 2020 - 9:20-9:30 AM CET
    Break
  • November 6, 2020 - 8:50-9:20 AM CET
    Diabetes and pain: An update
    Magdalena Kocot-Kępska
    Department of Pain Research and Treatment, Chair of Ane...
    Solomon Tesfaye
    Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist, Sheffield Teachin...
  • November 6, 2020 - 8:20-8:50 AM CET
    Neuroplasticity and pain: Understanding the neurobiology to help our patients in pain
    Elon Eisenberg
    Director, Pain Research Unit, Institute of Pain Medicin...
    Kirsty Bannister
    Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
  • Topical lecture
  • November 6, 2020 - 8:20-8:50 AM CET
    Neuroplasticity and pain: Understanding the neurobiology to help our patients in pain
    Elon Eisenberg
    Director, Pain Research Unit, Institute of Pain Medicin...
    Kirsty Bannister
    Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
  • November 6, 2020 - 8:50-9:20 AM CET
    Diabetes and pain: An update
    Magdalena Kocot-Kępska
    Department of Pain Research and Treatment, Chair of Ane...
    Solomon Tesfaye
    Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist, Sheffield Teachin...
  • November 6, 2020 - 5:15PM-5:45PM CET
    Neurophysiological exploration of chronic pain - Peripheral assessment
    Luis Garcia-Larrea
    Research Director, INSERM - National Agency for Medical...
    Daniel Ciampi de Andrade
    Professor, University of São Paulo (USP), Brazil
    Andrea Truini
    Neurologist and Neurophysiologist, Neuromuscular Diseas...
  • November 7, 2020 8:20-8:50 AM CET
    Neurophysiological exploration of chronic pain - Central assessment
    Andreas Kopf
    Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin, Germany
    Luis Garcia-Larrea
    Research Director, INSERM - National Agency for Medical...
    Roland Peyron
    Associate Professor, Pain Center, CHU de St-Etienne and...
  • November 7, 2020 - 8:50-9:20 AM CET
    Overview and new directions in the pharmacotherapy of pain
    Patrice Forget
    Honorary Treasurer of the European Pain Federation, Uni...
    Bart Morlion
    Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hosp...
  • November 7, 2020 - 5:15-5:45 PM CET
    The role of cannabinoid-based medicines in pain management
    Silviu Brill
    Director of Institute of Pain Medicine, Tel Aviv Medica...
    Winfried Häuser
    Adjunct Professor, Department Psychosomatic Medicine an...
  • November 8, 2020, 8:50-9:20 AM CET
    Appropriate referral and selection of patients with chronic pain for neuromodulation
    Nevenka Krcevski Skvarc
    Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and...
    Frank Huygen
    Anaesthesiologist, University Hospital, Erasmus Medica...
  • Interprofessional learning session
  • November 6, 2020 - 9:30-10:30 AM CET
    Neurobiology of pain & strategies to modulate at various levels from MDT perspective
    Andreas Kopf
    Charité Campus Benjamin Franklin, Germany
    Thomas Graven-Nielsen
    Director, Center for Neuroplasticity and Pain (CNAP), D...
    Anneleen Malfliet
    Assistant Professor, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Postd...
  • November 7, 2020 - 9:30-10:30 AM CET
    Communicating with the person in pain
    Mary O'Keeffe
    Physiotherapist, European Union Horizon 2020 Marie Skło...
    Chris Main
    Professor, Keele University, United Kingdom
    Brona Fullen
    European Pain Federation EFIC President - Associate Pro...
    Tasha Stanton
    Associate Professor, Osteoarthritis Research Theme Lead...
  • November 7, 2020 - 3:30-4:30 PM CET
    Interprofessional working: Who does what, barriers & facilitators to IP working, road map for IP working
    Harm Peters
    Professor for Medical Education and Medicine, Charité -...
    Emma Briggs
    Professor, King's College London, United Kingdom
    Brian McGuire
    Founding Co-Director of the Centre for Pain Research an...
    Paul Wilkinson
    Consultant, Pain Medicine, Newcastle Pain Management Un...
  • November 8, 2020 - 9:20-10:20 AM CET
    "Referral Diagnosis Low Back Pain: Only the Tip of the Iceberg" managing pain from a MDT perspective
    Bart Morlion
    Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hosp...
    Koen Bernar
    Universitair Ziekenhuis Leuven, UZ Leuven, Belgium
    Susan Broekmans
    Clinical Nurse Specialist, University Hospital Leuven,...
    Eline Coppens
    Clinical Psychologist, Leuven Hospital, Belgium
    Peter Van Wambeke
    Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine (PRM) Specialist,...
    Sofie Verbruggen
    Social Worker, Center for Pain Management and Algology,...
  • November 8, 2020 - 12:40-1:40 PM CET
    Pain Prevention (2020 European year against pain) Impact of lifestyle factors
    Brona Fullen
    European Pain Federation EFIC President - Associate Pro...
    Elizabeth Dean
    Professor Emeritus, Department of Physical Therapy, Uni...
    Joe Tatta
    Founder of the Integrative Pain Science Institute, Unit...
    Anne Söderlund
    Professor in Physiotherapy, School of Health, Care and...
  • Pain Medicine educational session
  • November 6, 2020 - 11:15AM-12:15PM CET
    Neuropathic pain
    Thomas Tölle
    Professor, Department of Neurology, Technische Universi...
    Solomon Tesfaye
    Consultant Physician/Endocrinologist, Sheffield Teachin...
    Nanna Brix Finnerup
    Professor And Head of the Danish Pain Research Center,...
  • November 6, 2020 - 12:30PM-1:30PM CET
    Cancer-related pain
    Michael Bennett
    St. Gemma's Professor of Palliative Medicine, Head of A...
    Sam Ahmedzai
    NIHR CRN National Specialty Lead for Cancer - Supportiv...
    Manohar Sharma
    Professor, The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust, Univ...
    Nevenka Krcevski Skvarc
    Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and...
  • November 6, 2020 - 2:15PM-3:15PM CET
    Chronic widespread pain
    Winfried Häuser
    Adjunct Professor, Department Psychosomatic Medicine an...
    Claudia Sommer
    Professor, Neurology and Pain Research, University of W...
    Serge Perrot
    Head of the Pain Centre, Cochin Hospital, Professor of...
    Mary-Ann Fitzcharles
    Clinician, Teacher and Clinical Researcher at McGill Un...
  • November 6, 2020 - 3:30PM-4:30PM CET
    Opioids in chronic non-cancer pain
    Kevin Vowles
    Professor of Clinical Health Psychology, School of Psyc...
    Winfried Häuser
    Adjunct Professor, Department Psychosomatic Medicine an...
    Nevenka Krcevski Skvarc
    Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine and...
    Geert Dom
    Antwerp University, Belgium European Federation of Addi...
  • November 7, 2020 - 11:15 AM-12:15 PM CET
    Evidence based acute pain management
    Winfried Meissner
    Consultant and Head of Pain Unit, Dept. of Anaesthesiol...
    Esther Pogatzki-Zahn
    University Hospital Muenster, Dept. Of Anästhesiology,...
    Olle Ljungqvist
    Professor of Surgery, School of Medical Sciences, Örebr...
  • November 7, 2020 - 12:30-1:30 PM CET
    Pharmacotherapy of chronic pain
    Roger Knaggs
    Associate Professor in Clinical Pharmacy Practice, Univ...
    Dominic Aldington
    Consultant, Pain Medicine, United Kingdom
    David Walsh
    Director, Pain Centre Versus Arthritis, Professor of Rh...
    Bart Morlion
    Head of the Leuven Centre for Algology, University Hosp...
  • November 7, 2020 - 2:15-3:15 PM CET
    Chronic visceral pain
    Asbjørn Mohr Drewes
    Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, Aalborg Univ...
    Tim Vanuytsel
    Professor, Belgium
    Monique Steegers
    Professor, Anesthesiologist, Pain and Palliative Specia...
  • November 8, 2020 - 10:30-11:30 AM CET
    Primers to specific pain conditions
    Hani Hattar
    Senior consultant in Pain Management, Pain Unit, VSpeäs...
    Frank Huygen
    Anaesthesiologist, University Hospital, Erasmus Medica...
    Nina Bohm Starke
    Associate Professor and Senior Consultant, Department o...
    David Walsh
    Director, Pain Centre Versus Arthritis, Professor of Rh...
  • November 8, 2020 - 11:30 AM-12:30 PM CET
    Interventional pain management
    Arun Bhaskar
    United Kingdom
    Jan Van Zundert
    Anesthesiologist, Head of the Multidisciplinary Pain Ce...
    Samer Narouze
    Chairman of the Center for Pain Medicine at Western Res...
    Elon Eisenberg
    Director, Pain Research Unit, Institute of Pain Medicin...
  • Physiotherapy educational session
  • November 6, 2020 - 11:15AM-12:15PM CET
    Pain science and knowledge
    Catherine Doody
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health Physiother...
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
  • November 6, 2020 - 12:30PM-1:30PM CET
    Complex and multidimensional nature of pain
    Harriët Wittink
    Physiotherapist and Chair, Lifestyle and Health Researc...
    Mary O'Keeffe
    Physiotherapist, European Union Horizon 2020 Marie Skło...
    Ulrike Kaiser
    Clinical Psychologist, University Hospital Carl Gustav...
    Peter O'Sullivan
    Professor, School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science...
  • November 6, 2020 - 2:15PM-3:15PM CET
    Assessment
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
    Caroline Terwee
    Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Department...
    Jonathan Hill
    School of Primary, Community and Social Care Primary Ca...
    Albère Köke
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, CAPHRI, Maastric...
  • November 6, 2020 - 3:30PM-4:30PM CET
    Measurement
    Harriët Wittink
    Physiotherapist and Chair, Lifestyle and Health Researc...
    Catherine Doody
    Associate Professor, School of Public Health Physiother...
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
  • November 07, 2020 - 11:15 AM-12:15 PM CET
    Treatment, communication, education
    Brona Fullen
    European Pain Federation EFIC President - Associate Pro...
    Jo Nijs
    Professor at Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Belgium, Phys...
    Stefan Elbers
    Professor, University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Rese...
  • November 7, 2020 - 12:30-1:30 PM CET
    Principles of treatment 1
    Morten Hoegh
    Aalborg University, SMI, Owner, FysioDanmark Aarhus, De...
    Peter O'Sullivan
    Professor, School of Physiotherapy and Exercise Science...
    Rob Smeets
    Professor in Rehabilitation Medicine at Maastricht Univ...
  • November 7, 2020 - 2:15-3:15 PM CET
    Principles of treatment 2
    Catherine Blake
    Professor, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy a...
    Andreas Rothgangel
    Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, Dept. of Health, R...
    Teresa Paolucci
    Professor, Italy