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ECHO Series: Navigating Pain Prescribing

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Deterring Substance Use Disorders TeleECHO

(This session was previously known as KDHE Opioid Cohort 1.)

This TeleECHO series focuses on best practices for pain assessment, management, and treatment, as well as utilization of Kansas's prescription drug monitoring program to deter substance use disorders.

This series is open to: Physicians, advance practice providers, nursing professionals, and behavioral health providers.

TeleECHO Sessions will be held on Thursdays from May 28th to June 25th, 12:00 pm till 1:00 pm CT.

REQUEST FOR CASE STUDIES: If you have a patient case you would be interested in presenting during any of the sessions please complete the form at

May 28, 2020

Treating Pain in 2020: Assessment and Interventional Treatment for Pain

  • Andrew Sack, MD, KU Medical Center, Department of Anesthesiology

June 4, 2020

CDC Guidelines: Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

  • Melanie Simpson, Ph.D., RN-BC, OCN, CHPN, CPE, University of Kansas Health System

June 11, 2020

Biopsychosocial Factors: Empowering the Patient

  • Melanie Simpson, Ph.D., RN-BC, OCN, CHPN, CPE, University of Kansas Health System
  • Shawna Wright, Ph.D., LP, KU Medical Center, Center for Telemedicine & Telehealth

June 18, 2020

K-TRACS: Clinical Decision Making at Your Fingertips

  • Jennifer Donnelly, MPH, Kansas Board of Pharmacy

June 25, 2020

Pain Management: Special Populations

  • Andrew Roberts, PharmD, Ph.D., KU Medical Center, Department of Population Health

Last modified: May 22, 2020

Jan Lyon
Project Manager, Project ECHO

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