Finding the Balance in Managing Chronic Pain

March 3, 2020

Hosted by the Primary Health Care Opioid Response Initiative grant and the Calgary West Central Primary Care Network

Consult with the experts in chronic pain management and opioid therapies. A panel Q&A discussion will be following four key presentations, centered around patient care for chronic pain.

Learning objectives

  • Confidently discuss the pros and cons of opioids with your patients
  • Understand initiating an opioid taper with patient involvement
  • Review best practices to manage chronic pain and improve function
  • Identify resources available in the community
  • Learn the CPSA perspective on providing quality care to chronic pain patients


  • Dr. Yasmeen Majeed MD, CCFP (COE), LMCC, FCFP
  • Dr. Lori Montgomery, MD CCFP FCFP
  • Dr. Marc Klasa, MD CM, LMCC, CCFP
  • Dr. Scott McLeod, MD, LMCC, CCFP

Learn more about the presenters.

Time Details: 5:30 to 8 p.m.; dinner will be provided. View agenda.

Location: Holiday Inn & Suites Calgary South - Conference Ctr, 8360 Blackfoot Trail SE
IMPORTANT: This newly built venue is located on Blackfoot trail, just south of Heritage Drive – not Mcleod Trail

Registration: Please register by Tuesday, February 25. Register online

Contact Information: For more information, please email

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