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World Hospital Congress

World Hospital Congress

Apr 16 all-day

World Hospital Congress October 10 – 12, 2018 The World Hospital Congress, under the umbrella of the International Hospital Federation, is a unique global event that brings key health leaders together annually to share views … Continue reading “World Hospital Congress”

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American Society of Regional and Anesthesia Pain Medicine – World Congress on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

American Society of Regional and Anesthesia Pain Medicine – World Congress on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

Apr 19 – Apr 21 all-day

April 19-21, 2018 American Society of Regional and Anesthesia Pain Medicine World Congress on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine San Francisco, CA www.asra.com/meetings

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Understanding Migraines 2:30 pm

Understanding Migraines @ Johnson County Library – Blue Valley Branch

Apr 21 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Understanding Migraines @ Johnson County Library - Blue Valley Branch

     

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World Immunisation Week

World Immunisation Week

Apr 24 all-day

World Immunisation Week April 24 – 30, 2018 This weeks aims to highlight the collective action needed to ensure that every person is protected from vaccine – preventable diseases. This year’s theme: “Protected Together: #VaccinesWork” … Continue reading “World Immunisation Week”

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World Malaria Day – Ready to beat Malaria

World Malaria Day – Ready to beat Malaria

Apr 25 all-day

World Malaria Day – Ready to beat Malaria April 25, 2018 World Malaria Day is an occasion to highlight the need for continued investment and sustained political commitment for malaria prevention and control. This year’s … Continue reading “World Malaria Day – Ready to beat Malaria”

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September Pain Awareness Month

The first Pain Awareness Month was in 2001, when the ACPA led a coalition of groups to establish September as Pain Awareness Month. Please c ...

Welcome to The American Chronic Pain Association

Since 1980, the ACPA has offered peer support and education in pain management skills to people with pain, family and friends, and health care professionals.

The information and tools on our site can help you to better understand your pain and work more effectively with your health care team toward a higher quality of life.

ACPA Mission:

To facilitate peer support and education for individuals with chronic pain and their families so that these individuals may live more fully in spite of their pain.

To raise awareness among the health care community, policy makers, and the public at large about issues of living with chronic pain.

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