Sunday, February 25, 2018

Federal Medicine: Establishing a Network of Integrative Pain Care Champions (SIG)

Current Chair/Board Champion: Kevin Galloway, BSN, MHA, COL, USA (Ret)


Number of Members: 21

Goals of SIG in 2017:
Expand awareness and participation in Federal Medicine pain management initiatives, as well as develop presentations and posters on Federal Medicine pain management studies and best practices for the 2017 AIPM Annual Meeting.

Focus of Meeting:
Training and education for Federal prescribers mandated by the October 2015 Presidential Memorandum addressing prescription drug abuse and heroin use.

Next Steps/Meeting/Conference Call: 

  • Quarterly teleconferences to continue development of presentations and posters for next year’s annual meeting.
  • Considering a cross-SIG meeting with the Federal Medicine SIG from American Academy of Pain Medicine.

Contact for more information:
Email Kevin Galloway at

To Join this SIG:
Email Whitney O’Donnell at

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