Past Events

Tuesday
May
1
2018
4:00PM

Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) are a substantial workplace problem. Exposures to occupational hazards substantially increase workers' risk of developing MSDs.

Wednesday
April
18
2018
12:00PM - 1:00PM

All children have a right to play. This is especially important for children and youth living with pain.

Wednesday
April
18
2018
11:00AM

​Living with chronic conditions comes with various challenges that can be frustrating to deal with because individuals are often caught in the vicious cycle of symptoms they are experiencing.

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.

Wednesday
April
11
2018
9:00AM

​People with chronic migraine represent the more severe end of the migraine clinical spectrum, and generally have more disability than individuals with episodic migraine.

Saturday
April
7
2018
9:00AM - 5:00PM

WCCMT - Victoria Campus
100 - 818 Broughton St.
Victoria, BC

This in-person workshop and webinar pre-requisite series are intended for chiropractors or students of chiropractic interested in developing or enhancing sound clinical skills in the assessment and treatment of people living with complex and chronic pain.

Wednesday
March
14
2018
12:00PM - 1:00PM

Join Dr. Heather Tick, MD, to learn about the latest research on the role that nutrition and diet play with pain. Dr. Tick presented at PainWeek 2017 in Las Vegas, and her talk on the microbiome was ground-breaking content for many providers in attendance.

Sunday
March
11
2018
10:00AM
West Coast College of Massage Therapy (WCCMT)
New Westminster Location
613 Columbia St.
New Westminster, BC V3M 1A7

This event is sold out.

Thursday
March
8
2018
11:00AM

Employers are obliged to provide a safe work environment for employees.  Unions are concerned for the safety of their members while at work.  Assisting workers in achieving a safe and sustainable return to work after illness or injury has always ​been an appropriate goal of treatment.   However, North American workplaces are increasingly challenged with how to address prescription and over-the-counter medication use by employees, while ensuring a safe working environment, given the dramatic increase in the number of prescriptions written by physicians in recent yea

Monday
February
26
2018
11:00AM

The conflation of chronic pain management with the prescription of opioids, often at high dose, has for the past 20 years overlooked long-established core tenets of multidisciplinary chronic pain care that is fundamentally about restoring function and enabling behavioral re-training; these are best and more safely accomplished without opioids and other central nervous system depressants.