RONI Symposium 2015 - Loma Linda University Medical Center

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San Bernardino, CA
Permit No. 1282
11234 Anderson Street
Loma Linda, California 92354
2 Annual
RO NI Symp osium
Pain & Wellness
Sunday, June 7, 2015
7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
RONI Symposium 2015
The RONI Pain & Wellness Symposium is an educational
course for professionals treating patients who experience
physical and emotional distress from pain. The purpose of
this conference is to expand awareness and understanding
of mechanisms of pain and present evidence-based pain
management and whole body wellness. This conference will
provide the most up to date scientific evidence regarding the
efficacy of a well-rounded, holistic approach to Making
Man Whole.
Physicians $100
Health Care Professionals $85
Insurance Adjustors $50
Students $25
Pain & Wellness specialists will present an interdisciplinary
approach to topics such as overuse misuse and abuse of
opiate therapy, addiction medicine, post-traumatic stress,
the therapeutic importance of diet and inflammatory pain,
neurobiology of acupuncture therapy and osteopathic treatments
of skeletal pain and the evidence of these treatment options.
Target Audience
Physicians, Physician Assistants, Psychologists, Nurse
Practitioners, Health Care Professionals
Registration fees include course materials, CME/CE certificate
and lunch buffet.
Group rates and scholarships available.
Please call 909-558-2808 x50743 for more information.
1.Identify mechanisms of pain generators and holistic treatment
options that encourage whole body wellness
2.Discuss the challenges facing clinicians in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with back pain and recognize the evidence of treatment options
3.Recognize opiate overuse, misuse and abuse
4.Identify psych-related issues and drug-seeking behaviors
RONI Symposium 2015
7.0 CME/CE hours
8:00 Welcome​: Gary Botimer, MD
RONI Institute Director
8:15Session 1​: Brian Tsao, MD, FAAN, FANA
Low Back Pain: A Critical Review of the Literature
9:15Session 2: ​Justin Hata, MD
Vice-Chairman PM&R, Pain Management,
Conference Chairman
Use, Misuse & Abuse of Opiate Therapy
10:30 Session 3: Ricardo Whyte, MD
Addiction vs Pseudo Addiction and Chronic Pain:
Diagnosis and Treatment
11:30Session 4​: Beverly Buckles, DSW
The Community Resilience Model: A Research Informed
Practice for Working with Patients Experiencing Trauma
and Chronic Pain
1:15Session 5​: Louise Schneider, DrPH, RD
Diet and Inflammatory Pain. The how and why pain
relates to dietary intake
2:15Session 6​: Ionela Hubbard, MSAOM, LAC, QME
Neurobiology of Acupuncture
3:15Session 7​: Skulpan Asavasopon, PT, PhD, OCS
Rehabilitation Specialist
“My Back Still Hurts: Novel Translations of Science to Clinical Practice”
4:15 Closing Remarks
Accreditation Statement
The Loma Linda University School of Medicine is
accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education to provide continuing medical
education for physicians. Loma Linda University
School of Medicine designates this Live Activity for
a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category Credit(s) TM .
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate
with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Disclosure Statement
This program has been planned and implemented
in accordance with ACCME essentials and standards.
The Loma Linda University School of Medicine
office of continuing medical education relies on
its CME faculty to provide program content that is
free of commercial bias. Therefore, in accordance
with ACCME standards, any faculty and/or provider
industry relationships will be disclosed and resolved.
Cancellation/Refund/No Show
No refund will be awarded for cancellation after
Monday, May 31, 2015 or for a “no show”. In the
event of conference cancellation, a full refund
will be given.
•Loma Linda University Medical Center office of staff development is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists.
LLUMC office of staff development maintains responsibility for this symposium and its contents. This symposium meets the qualifications for 7.0 hours of continuing education
credit for psychologists as required by the American Psychological Association.
•Loma Linda University Medical Center, office of staff development is approved by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), Provider Number PCE437 and this
symposium meets the qualifications for 7.0 hours of continuing education credit for MFTs, LPCCs, LEPs and/or LCSWs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
•Loma Linda University Medical Center, office of staff development is authorized by the California State Board of Registered Nursing to offer this symposium for 7.0 contact
hours. (Provider #:00239)
•This symposium meets the qualifications for 7.0 continuing education credits by the American Nursing Credentialing Center (ANCC).
•Loma Linda University Medical Center, staff development is recognized as a Continuing Competency Approving Agency by the Physical Therapy Board of California.
This symposium is approved for 7.0 CE hours.
•This symposium meets the qualifications for 7.0 hours of continuing professional development credit for Speech-Language Pathologists as required by the California SpeechLanguage Pathology and Audiology Board (Provider #PDP42)
•Occupational Therapist reciprocate with SLPA (Provider #:PDP42)
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Loma Linda University Centennial Complex, Damazo Room
24760 Stewart Street, Loma Linda, CA 92354
Sunday, June 7, 2015
7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
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