Event Detail

The 45th Annual Conference of the Midwest Pain Society will be presented on September 25, 2021, through a virtual Zoom platform. You can watch and engage from the comfort of your home or office. Please register. A link to the virtual conference will be sent 2 weeks before the event, with some helpful resources to assist with logging into our Zoom platform.


  • The latest information on today’s most important pain care topics
  • Sessions for both clinicians and researchers
  • Interdisciplinary faculty and panel discussions
  • Problem-based learning discussions
  • Opportunities for networking and collaboration
  • Poster presentations
  • Continuing Education credit available to physicians, pharmacists, nurses, social workers, physical therapists, and psychologists


All health care professionals involved in assessment, treatment, and/or research in the area of pain, including those working in alternative/complementary disciplines.

Primary care professionals are strongly encouraged to attend, as pain is one of the most common reasons patients seek medical attention.



  • Determine the magnitude of association between implicit bias and pain management and identify strategies to combat implicit biases in healthcare.
  • Explore evidence and determine efficacy of empowered pain relief for those who suffer from long-term pain.
  • Explain the utility of medical technology and cutting-edge techniques to combat long-term pain.
  • Describe innovative teamwork in healthcare for patients with substance use disorder, serious illness, and in the perioperative time who suffer from long-term pain.