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Pain Refresh: Pain Management Multidisciplinary Workshop

Pain Refresh: Pain Management Multidisciplinary Workshop
Immerse yourself and learn about many of the latest advances in thinking about pain management, therapies, and interdisciplinary approaches that are revolutionising the way we understand and manage pain.


Refresh your knowledge in and revitalise your passion for Pain Management in the Pain Refresh 2024 four-day workshop. The workshop will integrate basic science, research outcomes and clinical applications to increase your knowledge and skills in assessing and managing patients with acute and/or chronic pain conditions.


Course Overview

  • Day 1: Update on Biopsychosocial Pain Mechanisms, Diagnosis & Outcomes
  • On the first day, we will lay the foundation by exploring the intricate biopsychosocial pain mechanisms that underpin the chronic pain classifications in ICD-11. Gain insights into cutting-edge diagnostic tools and techniques and discover how they can lead to better patient outcomes. Our experts will guide you through the latest research, ensuring you're up-to-date with the most current pain management practices.

  • Day 2: Common Pain Conditions & their Management
  • Day two is dedicated to unravelling the complexities of common pain conditions. Learn from experienced clinician-researchers as they share their expertise in managing a wide spectrum of pain disorders. You'll leave with a comprehensive understanding of evidence-based treatment strategies and greater confidence in applying them in your practice.

  • Day 3: Applying New Technologies Today
  • In today's rapidly evolving healthcare landscape, technology plays a crucial role in pain management. On day three, we'll explore how advanced technologies are transforming pain assessment and treatment. Explore the world of telehealth, virtual reality, and digital therapeutics, discovering how they can enhance patient care in real-world scenarios.

  • Day 4: Interdisciplinary Interventions in Clinical Practice
  • The final day is all about synergy and collaboration. Explore the power of interdisciplinary interventions in pain management. Engage in workshops, case studies, and discussions with experts from various disciplines. Discover how effective teamwork can lead to comprehensive patient care and improved outcomes.

Who should attend

    This workshop will be of interest to all health professionals who work with patients living with chronic or persistent pain. This would include doctors, nurses, psychologists, physiotherapists, pharmacists, dentists, occupational therapists, exercise physiologists, osteopaths, chiropractors, and students in all health disciplines.

Learning Outcomes

Gain a sound understanding of current thinking about pain mechanisms and diagnosis. Explore evidence-based strategies for early-intervention options and managing common pain conditions. Get up to date with technological advances in pain management and their applications. Learn how interdisciplinary collaboration can enhance clinical practice with even the most complex cases.

Course Facilitators

Presenters include nationally and internationally recognised researchers and clinicians in the field of pain-management.

Additional Information

Places are limited, please book early to avoid disappointment.

For terms and conditions, please view here.



Course fees
 Standard  $1480 (incl. GST)
 Alumni/Staff  Please contact [email protected]
In person event
Monday, 12 February 2024 to
Thursday, 15 February 2024
9:00AM - 4:00PM
22 CPD Hour/s
Australian Dental Association NSW Branch
1 Atchison Street
St Leonards
Sydney NSW


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