Chronic Pain Management

General Information:
Schedule: Saturday, 15h30 & 17h30

  • José Castro Lopes, MD PhD
  • José Romão, MD

Workshop’s Description:
Do you know how to approach a patient in pain? Do you know how to diagnose whether this pain is chronic or acute? In this workshop you will learn how to handle a patient with pain, how you can measure it and how to manage chronic pain.

About our Lecturers:

  • José Castro Lopes, MD PhD
    • Chair of Pain Medicine, FMUP
    • Director of the Postgraduate Course on Pain Medicine, FMUP
    • Councillor of the International Association for the Study of Pain – IASP
  • José Romão, MD
    • Consultant in Anesthesia with Competence in Pain Medicine
    • Coordinator of Pain Unit, Anesthesiology Department – Centro Hospitalar do Porto
    • Steering Comittee Cordinator of National Strategic Plan for Pain Prevention and Control