Torrance Memorial Pain Management Committee present:

Pain Management and Beyond: An Integral Aspect of Health Care

Friday, September 30, 2016

Torrance Memorial Hoffman Health Conference Center
7:00 AM Registration and Breakfast; 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM Symposium

Educational Objectives

This program aims to present topics that are relevant to acquire greater knowledge in pain management, promote safe and quality patient care and enhance patient hospital experience.

Participants will be able to:

  • Have insight on latest trends in pain management
  • Apply knowledge of anesthesiology concepts to pain management in the care of patients in pre-operative and post-operative phase of hospital care
  • To utilize CDC Guidelines/Recommendation in chronic pain management
  • Apply principles of multi-modal pain management
  • Gain understanding why use of opioids fail and how to deliver success
  • Get insight in trends in the medical use and abuse of opioid analgesics and prescribing laws and regulations on the use of narcotics

Target Audience

Nurses, physicians CNAs/Tech, respiratory therapists, pharmacists, and other health care professionals.

Continuing Education Credit

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 300.


Registration fee includes lectures, continental breakfast, lunch, snack, and syllabus:

Torrance Memorial Physicians, Nurses and Staff

  • $25 Early Bird (till August 31, 2016)
  • $40 (After August 31, 2016)

Non Torrance Memorial Physicians, Nurses and Staff

  • $75
Register Online

If space is available, walk-in registration will be accepted at the door. Lunch will be provided for walk-ins if supplies allow.

A full refund will be given if this program is canceled. No fees will be refunded if the participant cancels within 48 hours of the program. Cancellations prior to 48 hours will receive a refund, minus a $20 processing fee.

Location, Driving Directions and Parking

Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Hoffman Health Conference Center
3315 Medical Center Drive
Torrance, CA 90505
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The Hoffman Health Conference Center is located on Medical Center Drive between Lomita Blvd. and Skypark Drive. Parking is free in the adjacent in the West Parking structure.

From the Westside or the San Fernando Valley

Take the 405 Freeway South, exit Hawthorne Boulevard, and turn right. Go approximately 4.5 miles and turn left on Lomita Boulevard. The medical center will be on your right.

From Long Beach or Orange County

Take the 405 Freeway North. Transition to the Harbor Freeway (110) South toward San Pedro. Exit Sepulveda Boulevard and turn right, go about 2 miles and turn left on Crenshaw Boulevard; go about 1 mile and turn right on Lomita Boulevard; go about 1 mile and the medical center will be on your left.