Tools for Managing Pain Conference
Date: Saturday, September 11th, 2010
Time: 7:45 a.mm to 4:15 p.m.
Where: St. Joseph Medical Center Community Center
1000 Carondelet Drive
Kansas City, Missouri 64114
Cost: $50 for members, lunch included
$75 for non-members, lunch included

Jim Lemons, Ed.D
Director, The Lemons Center for Behavioral Pain Management, Lenexa, KS

Steven R Peloquin, M.D.
Medical Associates of Manhattan, P.A.
Manhattan, Kansas

Melanie Simpson, Ph.D, RN-BC, OCN, CHPN
Pain Team Coordinator
The University of Kansas Hospital, Kansas City, KS

Joy A. Weydert, M.D.
Associate Professor, Pediatrics and Integrative Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center
Department of Pediatrics
Kansas City, Kansas

7:45-8:30 Breakfast registration
8:30-10:00 Behavioral Pain Management - Jim Lemons, Ed.D
10:00-10:30 Break with vendors
10:30-12:00 Integrative Pain Management - Joy A. Weydert, M.D.
12:00-12:45 Lunch with Vendors
12:45-2:15 Introduction to Common Invasive Pain Management - Steven R. Peloquin, M.D.
2:15-2:30 Break
2:30-4:00 Safe Handling of Opioid Therapy Patients - Melanie H. Simpson, PhD, RN-BC
4:00-4:10 Evaluations

GKCC ASPMN is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 6 contact hours applicable for RN, LPN or LMHT relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing provider number SP1191-0712.

Questions? Email Jennifer Means at or call (913) 461-1186.

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