Upcoming Events

Wednesday
September
26
2018
8:30AM

​Worldwide, about 40%–50% of all cancer patients are of working age at time of diagnosis. Due to developments in cancer screening, treatment, and the increase in the retirement age in several countries, it is expected that this percentage will increase in the near future.

Tuesday
October
2
2018
12:00PM

Barb Eddy, Family Nurse Practitioner gives her perspective on providing myoActivation treatment for chronic pain in her practice at the Downtown Community Health Centre in Vancouver.

Monday
October
15
2018
11:00AM

Although multi-faceted cessation interventions have been developed to reduce tobacco use among Indigenous people, as well as to support cessation among Indigenous women during pregnancy, no programs have been specifically designed for Indigenous men or fathers

Wednesday
October
17
2018
8:30AM

This webinar will explore the current evidence on the factors that are likely to influence the employer’s management of employees recovering from cancer. 

Tuesday
November
27
2018
8:30AM

Past Events

Thursday
August
2
2018
11:30AM

Provide your feedback on the draft provincial chronic pain strategy

Sunday
April
15
2018
2:00PM - 3:00PM

Park Inn & Suites
898 W. Broadway
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 1J8

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 2018 and beyond.

Tuesday
August
8
2017
11:00AM

Dr Patricia Poulin will discuss recent research on the role mindfulness can play in managing pain intensity, pain catastrophising, and depression for cancer survivors living with chronic neuropathi

Wednesday
July
5
2017
11:00AM - 12:00PM

Pain is universal to human existence, yet it can go awry, as the case of chronic pain makes clear. One in five Canadians experiences chronic pain.

Sunday
June
11
2017
8:00AM

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

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
4
2017
10:00AM
Thursday
June
1
2017
2:30PM - 4:30PM

Jeff Jukes, a Physiotherapist in Vancouver with persistent pain experience will be available live from 2:30-4:30 PM PST June 1, 2017 on the

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.

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.