Traverse City Pain Management Training

The following information and resources are provided for those attending the Traverse City June Pain Management Training session.


June Traverse City Pain Training Program


Learn more about the speakers

Daniel Clauw, MD - University of Michigan: Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine & Psychiatry; Director of Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center
James Hudson, MD - Medical Director of the Pain Center at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Services
David Williams, PhD - University of Michigan: Professor of Anesthesiology, Medicine, Psychiatry & Psychology; Associate Director of the Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center
Scott Haga, PA-C- Substance abuse specialist, Spectrum Health Medical Group Center for Integrative Medicine


Morning Sessions

Pain Mechanisms and Treatments

Daniel Clauw, MD
Diagnosing and Treating Pain Based on the Underlying Mechanism

Biopsychosocial Aspects of Pain

David Williams, PhD
Foundations of Pain Management BioPsychoSocial Issues

Case Studies in Pain Management

James Hudson, MD
Studies in Pain Management

Pharmacology of Pain Treatment

Scott Haga, PA-C
Pharmaceutical Interventions for Pain

Afternoon Workshop Sessions

Approaches for Cannabinoid use to treat pain or OUD

Daniel Clauw, MD
Approaches for Cannabinoid use

Biopsychosocial considerations for care (assessments, care planning, self-management)

David Williams, PhD
Multi-dimentional Pain Assessment & Psychosocial Interventions

MAPS—Automated Prescription System—new capabilities

Jamie Ousley
LARA MAPS Update_06-21-2018

Basics of addiction, interventions, supporting patient management in the team

Scott Haga, PA-C
Basics of Addiction

Continuing Education

Providers & Nurses

This training will meet the continuing education requirements for pain and symptom management in the state of Michigan for medical license renewals. Nurses in Michigan may use CME credits towards re-licensure.
This Live activity, Basics of pain and pain management, from 02/15/2018 - 06/28/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.25 Elective credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Providers & nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


ACPE Universal Activity Number 0112-9999-18-419-L01-P, 7.50 contact hour (0.75CEU) Knowledge-based
See Required Accreditation Statement
Pharmacist Pain Program Instruction Sheet

Social Workers

This course is approved by the Michigan Social Work Continuing Education Collaborative- Approval # 110717-00 & 010518-00

Medical Assistants

Registered or certified medical assistants can submit copies of their agendas and certificates of completion to their certification entity to obtain continuing education credit.