Upcoming Events

Thursday
May
4
2017
12:00PM

What is trauma-informed care and why is it relevant when addressing pain?

Friday
May
5
2017
3:00PM - 4:30PM

Creekside Community Recreation Centre
Multipurpose Room 4
1 Athletes Way, Vancouver, BC

Please join us at our Annual General Meeting!

Learn about Pain BC's work to improve the lives of British Columbians living with pain and hear about our plans for 2017 and beyond.

Thursday
May
11
2017
9:00AM - 1:00PM

St. Paul's Hospital, Villa Room
located on the roof of the Burrard Building

Audience: Interdisciplinary health care professionals involved in the care and treatment of people in pain.
Cost: Free

Wednesday
May
17
2017
11:00AM

Pain catastrophizing powerfully predicts the development and trajectory of chronic pain. Learn the science behind pain catastrophizing, its impacts, and why this psychological construct should be assessed and treated in outpatients and in individuals who are planning to have surgery. 

Tuesday
May
30
2017
4:00PM

Pain is something that most people try to avoid. The experience of pain, however, may be better understood as providing an important avenue through which we find enjoyment in life.

Saturday
June
3
2017
8:30AM - 4:30PM

Kelowna, BC (details TBC - please see PABC website)

Please note that this course is being run by our friends at the Physiotherapy Association of BC; please contact them directly&nbsp

Sunday
June
4
2017
10:00AM
Tuesday
June
6
2017
12:00PM

This webinar is a chance for curious health care professionals to "Ask an Acupuncturist" any burning questions about acupuncture for people in pain.

What you’ll learn:

Wednesday
June
7
2017
11:00AM

Dr. Bertram discusses the prevelance of chronic pain amoung indigenious people and the increased burdens they endure due to inequity and misrepresentation they face when seeking help. ​

Sunday
June
11
2017
8:00AM

Daily movement is vital to improving the quality of life for people living with pain.