Pain Rehabilitation: Advancing Non-Pharmacological Rehabilitation Techniques (SIG)
Current Chair/Board Champion: John Garzione, DPT
Co-chair: Roger Mignosa, DO
Number of Members: 27
Goals of SIG in 2017:
- Improving the language/vocabulary used by healthcare providers, researchers, government agencies, insurance companies, media, and patients: integrative medicine vs. integrative therapies, patient-centered care, non-pharmacological care, etc.
- Offer a session at the AIPM Annual Meeting summarizing its research on cost savings, outcomes, and practical solutions to clinical challenges.
Focus of Meeting:
- Train clinicians and systems (private and public) on how to create models of integrative pain care.
- Collaborate on journal articles to address important clinical issues shared across multiple disciplines.
Next Steps/Meeting/Conference Call:
Teleconferences, up to 6 per year
Contact for More Information:
Email John Garzione at firstname.lastname@example.org
To Join this SIG:
Email Whitney O’Donnell at email@example.com