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TAP Chronic Pain Conference
October 8-10, 2015 - Crystal Gateway Marriott – Arlington, VA
Schedule and Speakers

Thursday, October 8th

Day & Date Room Program Speaker
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Grand Desk
Grand Ballroom Foyer

Conference Registration  
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Sky View President’s Reception

Invited Guests, Attendees, & Speakers

Friday, October 9th

Day & Date Room Program Speaker
7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Grand Desk
Grand Ballroom Foyer

Conference Registration  
7:00 AM – 8:30 AM

Salons F, G, H, I & K

Continental Breakfast and Exhibits  
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Conference Welcome IMS President – James Fricton, DDS, MS
NFMCPA President – Jan Chambers
8:45 AM – 9:15 AM Salons A, B, C, D & E Conference Key Note Address Dan Clauw, MD
9:15 AM – 9:30 AM Salons A, B, C, D & E

Affordable Care Act
Report on Implications of Affordable Care Act Section 2706, Integrative Medicine

Alyssa Worstrel, Executive Director, Integrative Healthcare Policy Consortium
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Salons A, B, C, D & E
Alternatives to Opioid Medications  
NFMCPA Hydrocodone Rescheduling: The First 100 Day Survey Results Lynn Webster, MD
Low Dose Naltrexone for Chronic Pain  
Marijuana for Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain  
10:30 AM – 10:45 AM   Q&A Panel Speakers and Audience
10:45 AM – 11:00 AM Salons F, G, H, I & K Break and Exhibits Exhibit Hall
11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Sleep, the Neck and Autonomic Arousal  

Polysomnography with Quantitative EEG in Patients with and without Fibromyalgia.

Victor Rosenfeld, MD
CP3 – Cervical Cord Compression, MRI & PT Andrew Holman, MD
FPS:  A Proven Non-Invasive Rehabilitation Program for People with FM Cory Kingston, DC
11:45 AM – 12:00 PM   Q&A Panel Speakers and Audience
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Exhibits Salons F, G, H, I & K

Lunch and Exhibits  
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Integrative Medicine  
Myofascial Pain James Fricton, DDS, MS

Mindfulness, CBT and Symptom Reduction: What Works

William Collinge PhD
2:30 PM – 3:00 PM   Q&A Panel Speakers and Audience
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Exhibits Salons F, G, H, I & K

Break and Exhibits

 

 
3:15 PM – 4:15 PM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Self-Management   
Yoga and Mindful Movement Kim Jones, FNP, PhD
Living & Buying with Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain Barbara Kornblau, JD, OTR

Myofascial pain self-management

Mary  Biancalana MS. Edu, CMTPT, LMT, Cert Per Trainer

4:15 PM - 4:30 PM   Q&A Panel Speakers and Audience
4:30 PM – 5:30 PM Exhibits Salons F, G, H, I & K Exhibits  
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM   Social  
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM  
Dinner and Speaker  
The Painful Truth Lynn Webster, MD

Saturday, October 10th

Day & Date Room Program Speaker
7:00 AM- 12:00 PM

Grand Desk
Grand Ballroom Foyer

Conference Registration  
7:00 AM – 8:30 AM

Exhibits Salons F, G, H, I & K

Continental Breakfast and Exhibits  
8:30 AM – 8:45 AM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Conference Welcome IMS President – James Fricton, DDS, MS
NFMCPA President – Jan Chambers
8:45 AM – 9:30 AM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Small Fiber Neuropathy Frank Rice, PhD
    Q&A Panel Speaker and Audience

9:30 AM – 10:15 AM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Myofascial Medicine: Where we are and where we should go

Michael Sorrell, MD
    Q&A Panel Speaker and Audience
10:15 AM – 10:30 AM

Exhibits Salons F, G, H, I & K

Break and Exhibits

 
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

Salons A, B, C, D & E

Trigger Point Imaging Wolfgang Bauermeister, MD, PhD
    Q&A Panel Speaker and Audience
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM Salons A, B, C, D & E Preventing Chronic Pain Campaign James Fricton, DDS, MS
    Q&A Panel Speaker and Audience
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Exhibits Salons F, G, H, I, & K

Lunch and Exhibits  
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM  

Workshops – See Schedule

 
5:15 PM   Conference closes  

October, 10 - Saturday Afternoon Workshops

Salons A & B will have live streaming video broadcasts

Time Room Title Presenter
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Salons A & B PC3 – Positional Cervical Cord Compression Physical Therapy Program, Including MRI Positioning Information

Andrew Holman, MD
Sue Horton, PT

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Salons A & B Break  
3:15 PM – 5:15 PM Salons A & B Ultrasound-Elastographie for the Imaging of Trigger Points and the Effects of Different Treatment Approaches. Wolfgang Bauermeister, MD, PhD

Salon C will have videotaping of sessions

Time Room Title Presenter
1:00 – 2:00 PM   FPS:  A Non-Invasive Rehabilitation Program for People with FM Cory Kingston, BS, DC
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Salon C Optimizing Exercise and Nutrition to Reduce Chronic Pain

Kim Jones, FNP, PhD
Kathleen Holton, PhD

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Salon C Break  

3:15 PM – 4:10 PM

Salon C

The AwareHealth System: Using Personal Health Informatics to Reduce Symptoms in FM and Other Chronic Pain Conditions

William Collinge, PhD

4:15 PM –5:15 PM

Salon C Myofascial Pain Self-Management Mary  Biancalana MS. Edu, CMTPT, LMT, Cert Per Trainer

Salon D & E

Time Room Title Presenter

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Salon D & E Preventing Chronic Pain Campaign James Fricton, DDS, MS

2:10 PM – 3:00 PM

Salon D & E

Reasonable Accommodation: Your Keys to Participating in Your Community - ADA Regulations

Barbara Kornblau, JD, OT

3:00 PM – 3:15 PM

Salon D & E Break  

3:15 PM – 4:10 PM

Salon D & E Beauty Care & Liking Who Your See in the Mirror Rachel Perrin, Professional Make-Up Artist

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM

Salon D & E Why Does Mommy Hurt? Helping Children Cope with the Challenges of Having a Caregiver with Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, or Autoimmune Disease Elizabeth Christy, Author

 

Time Room Title Presenter
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Salon E Optimizing Exercise and Nutrition to Reduce Chronic Pain

Kim Jones, NFP, PhD
Kathleen Holton, PhD

2:10 PM – 3:00 PM Salon E Reasonable Accommodation: Your Keys to Participating in Your Community - ADA Regulations Barbara Kornblau, JD, OT
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM Salon E Break  
3:15 PM – 4:10 PM Salon E The MindfulHealth System: Using Personal Informatics to Reduce Symptoms in FM and Other Chronic Pain Conditions William Collinge, PhD
4:15 PM –5:15 PM Salon E Why Does Mommy Hurt? Helping Children Cope with the Challenges of Having a Caregiver with Chronic Pain, Fibromyalgia, or Autoimmune Disease Elizabeth Christy, Author