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Thursday 13th July 2017 :: Lecture Day One @ Governors’ Hall, St Thomas’ Hospital
08:00 - 08:30 Registration
08:30 - 08:40 Welcome Message Dr Adnan Al-Kaisy
SESSION 1 Epidemiology and Classification
08:40 - 09:00 The Importance of Pain Phenotyping – Lessons from Headache Dr Giorgio Lambru
09:00 - 09:20 Classification of Pain – Where does Axial Spinal Pain Fit? Prof Andrea Trescot
09:20 - 09:40 Anatomical Causes of Back Pain – Does Structure Correlate with Symptoms? Prof Jill Urban
09:40 - 10:00 Current Trends in Long Term Back Pain Management – A Critical Appraisal Prof Gabor Racz
10:00 - 10:30 Break & Refreshments
SESSION 2 Current Diagnosis and Scoring Systems
10:30 - 10:50 Diagnosis of Neuropathic Pain – A Critical Appraisal of Clinical Features Dr Andreas Goebel
10:50 - 11:10 Neuropathic Pain Scoring Systems Dr Fauzia Hasnie
11:10 - 11:30 Imaging of Spinal Pain – Its Role in Clinical Assessment Dr Russell Houghton
11:30 - 12:00 Questions & Answers  
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
SESSION 3 Mechanism and Basic Science
13:00 - 13:20 Central Mechanisms of Neuropathic Pain Prof Turo Nurmico
13:20 - 13:40 The Role of Genetics in Pain Processing Dr Massimo Allegri
13:40 - 14:00 Neurophysiology – New Insights on Pain Mechanisms Dr Anna Andreou
14:00 - 14:30 Functional Neuroanatomy of Spinal Pain Pathways Prof Praveen Anand
14:30 - 15:00 Questions & Answers  
15:00 - 15:30 Break & Refreshments
SESSION 4 New Frontiers in Neuropathic Pain
15:30 - 15:50 Diagnosis of Neuropathic Pain - Current Concepts Prof Praveen Anand
15:50 - 16:10 Better Research Methodologies – The Hierarchy of Trial Design Dr Andrew Cook
16:10 - 16:25 TBC (Sponsored) Mr Brad Gliner
16:25 - 17:00 Questions & Answers  
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