October 2016
David Craig, PharmD | Editor


Pain Care Providers—Buy the NEW Principles of Analgesic Use, Seventh Edition

Purchase the new Principles of Analgesic Use, Seventh Edition, and learn how changes have been made to better guide the present-day practitioner and place emphasis on the principles of treatment. Both current evidence and expert consensus opinion support the use of analgesic drugs as an important part of multimodal primary care or specialty management of pain. This guide identifies where the evidence does and does not support a treatment modality and provides recommendations.

APS provides this expert review of best pain practices to assist the practitioner in better managing their patients’ pain with analgesic drugs. Order now.

Rita Allen Foundation Award in Pain Applications Open November 7

The RAF and APS announce the 2017 Award in Pain. The RAF and APS may award two grants in the amount of $50,000 annually, for a period of up to three years to those research proposals demonstrating the greatest merit and potential for success.

Candidates must have completed their training and provided persuasive evidence of distinguished achievement or extraordinary promise in basic science research in pain. Candidates should be in the early stages of their career with an appointment at faculty level. The entire award is to be allocated to projects specifically chosen by the recipient. Overhead is not supported.

Visit the APS website to learn more about the Rita Allen Foundation Award in Pain, and return to submit your applications starting November 7.