CRPS 2017

August 30 – September 2, 2017

Cork City, Ireland

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SIG on Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Cork, Ireland, 2017
The conference theme, “Working together is to succeed,” will focus on the role of multidisciplinary team management and the importance of partnership to help identify, treat, and understand the nature of this disabling pain condition.
High-caliber international speakers, excellent networking opportunities, and a range of cutting-edge workshops and demonstrations will ensure that this conference will be a huge success.
Prof. Roberto Perez, Chair, IASP SIG on CRPS (VU University Medical Center Amsterdam)
Prof. Lance McCracken (King's College London)
Prof. Andre Mouraux (Institute of Neuroscience, IONS, Belgium)
Prof. Lorimer Moseley (University of South Australia)
Prof. Konstatin Slavin (Chicago)
Dr. Paul Galvin (Tyndall National Institute, UCC, Cork)
Prof. Candy McCabe, PastChair IASP SIG on CRPS
Dr. Andreas Gobel, Chair of the Scientific Committee for CRPS, Cork 2017 (The Walton Centre Liverpool)
Dr. D Hegarty, Co-Chair CRPS Cork 2017 (Cork University Hospital/ UCC)
Topics for discussion include
State of the Art: Explain pain and its relevance to the management of CRPS
Bioscience of CRPS: Bench to bedside
Psychology & Nursing: Prevention is better than cure
Occupational Therapy & Physiotherapy focus: Managing Movement in CRPS
Interventional options in CRPS: What to do & when to do it
The importance of Early Diagnosis: how to make an impact, guidelines for the A&E / facture clinic
Meet the Experts Advanced Opinion Session
  • Rationale & Benefits of MDT: Discussion debate and Open discussion with team leads
  • Integrating axillary healthcare providers into the MDT
  • How can the technology improve diagnosis & management
  • Future ambitions/Patient considerations
Rapid Data Expose; Top 5 abstract/posters presentation and competition
Refresher Course series including Meet the Experts (a) Pharmacology focus (b) Technology focus group
Cork, Ireland’s second largest city, is first in every important respect, at least according to the locals, who cheerfully refer to it as the “real capital of Ireland.” It is a historic, creative, exciting, ever-changing city with extraordinary surprises to be discovered every time you turn a corner.
The 4* Rochestown Park Hotel & Conference Centre in Cork City has long been recognised as one of Corks Premier hotels located near Cork Airport, Rochestown Park Hotel combines a wide range of luxury facilities for Corporate and Leisure guests alike.
The Rochestown Park Hotel, 10mins from the city center, has the conference facilities, venue and expertise to host events of any size, ranging from 2 to 700 delegates, across their 10 conference and meeting rooms. The hotel houses an award winning Leisure Centre, Thalassotherapy & Beauty Centre, Restaurant’s and Bar with complimentary parking and WiFi for all guests.
Key dates
Opening of Registration       November 28, 2016
End of early Registration     April 28, 2017
Conference dates               August 30 – September 2, 2017
Conference Queries & Sponsorship Opportunities
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