Pain Management in Indigenous People: Through the Lens of Culture, Society and Medicine | Webinar

Jun 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. ​

More information and registration will be available soon. 

Dr. Jonathan Rajeevan Bertram 

Addictions Medicine Physician
Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH)

Dr. Jonathan Rajeevan Bertram is an Addictions Medicine Physician at the Centre for Addictions and Mental Health (CAMH) with a special interest in First Nations Outreach & Older Adults population in the context of Pain & Addictions Treatment. He also runs a community practice in Chronic Pain & Addictions in the Central East LIHN- Bowmanville/Oshawa and is a Consultant Physician for Re-connect Mental Health Services. Dr Bertram is also a Director on the Board of the Ontario College of Family Physicians in addition to his role on the Provincial Advisory Committee for the Drug Treatment Foundation- Hea​lth Canada. He is originally from Montreal and did his undergraduate training at McGill University.​

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PAIN BC is pleased to be a program partner for the Chronic Pain Webinar Series hosted by the Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability.