Non-Opioid Pain Treatment Symposium

Non-Opioid Symposium 

James McDonald, MD, MPH
RI Board of Health, Chief Administrative Officer, Board of Medical Licensure and Discipline


Panel One

RI's Opioid Crisis & Understanding the Problem of Pain
Peter Neronha, J.D. Candidate for RI Attorney General
Tom Coderre Overdose Prevention Task Force, Governor’s Sr. Advisor
Linda Hurley CODAC Behavioral Healthcare
Joee Lindbeck, J.D. Assistant RI Attorney General
Kasim Yarn, Lt. Cmdr. Director of Veterans Affairs of RI

Panel Two

Pain Management Practitioners-Non-opioid Pain Treatment Approaches
Victoria Moutahir, MS, LMT Massage Therapist
Charlotte King, DAOM  Acupuncturist
Chrysanthi Kazantzis, ND, MS  Naturopathic Doctor
Jason Harvey, MS PT  Physical Therapist
Nancy Dooley, PhD, OTR/L  Occupational Therapist
Alan Post, DC  Chiropractic Services
Ellen Flynn, MD Brown's Mindfulness Center


Closing remarks by Congressman James R. Langevin, U.S. Representative for Rhode Island

Event Details

CCRI Knight Campus
Oct. 28, 2018
1 to 4 p.m.

All participants who complete the session will receive a certificate of completion that can be used to apply for CEUs for various disciplines such as social work, peer certification and more. 

For more information on the Non-Opioid Pain Treatment Symposium, contact the Rehabilitative Health Dept.
Tel: 401-851-1672

Last Updated: 10/11/18