SD Pain Summit Virtual Conference


October 23, 2020 - October 25, 2020


This unique virtual conference will provide a space to network and engage with other clinicians, and help you stay updated on current pain education and research.

Keynote: Dr. Tasha Stanton

Available "seats": 181/200


What to expect during this fun and engaging virtual conference

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Create A 3D Avatar

Create a personalized avatar

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Chat With Other Attendees

Use text, audio, or video

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Engage With Presenters

Live Q&A 

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Virtual bar and fire pit area

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Free T-Shirt

Free San Diego Pain Summit t-shirts 



Receive a certificate of attendance

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Backstage Pass

Discussion time w/presenter after each talk

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Breakout Q&A

Get professional guidance from expert clinicians

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More To Be Announced!



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Pain Education Clinicians and Researchers 

Start: October 24, 2020 - Ends: October 25, 2020

Meet the presenters for the 2020 SD Virtual Pain Summit. Full list of speaker biographies, titles, and synopsis can be found here. 

Tasha Stanton

Dr. Tasha Stanton

Targeting Pain From Many Angles: a foray into language, sensory modulation, and brain trickery

Philip Austin

Dr. Philip Austin

Virtual Reality For The Treatment Of Chronic Pain Disorders

Sandy Hilton

Dr. Felicity Braithwaite

The magic of placebo: Using the art of deception to improve blinding in clinical trials

Kat Gloor

Kathryn (Kat) Gloor

Seek First to Understand: Navigating the Language of Persistent Pain

Sandy Hilton

Dr. Sandy Hilton

Mind The Gap:  What is Happening to Those Taken off Opioids and still having Unrelenting Chronic Pain

Laura Rathbone

Laura Rathbone

What About Us? How Psycholgocially Flexible Are We?

Michael Ray

Michael Ray

Pain: Exploring The Human Experience

Tim Salomons

Dr. Tim Salomons

title: TBA

Devra Sheldon

Devra Sheldon

Persistent Pain: Shame and Stigma in Clinical Encounters

Catherine Siengsukon

Dr. Catherine Siengsukon

The Relationship Between Sleep And Pain: What To Do?

Jason Silvernail

Dr. Jason Silvernail

Difficult Conversations and Patient Noncompliance

Timothy Wideman

Dr. Timothy Wideman

title: TBA

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Breakout Q&A: Bring Your Question To An Expert

Meet the clinicians who will be available for one hour office hours sessions each day between presentations. They will answer any questions you may have about the featured guidance topic.

Mark Milligan

Dr. Mark Milligan, Founder Anywhere Healthcare

Guidance On The Use Of Telehealth

Stephanie Poulton

Stephanie Poulton, Neuro Orthopaedic Institute (NOI group, UK)

Guidance on clinical applications of pain science