Training and Professional Development

  • 1/10 & 1/24 Upcoming CME - Difficult Conversations

    Difficult Conversations: How to Effectively Communicate to Optimize Pain Management

    Provided by
    Connecticut Comprehensive Pain Center at UConn Health
    University of Connecticut School of Medicine
    Office of Community and Continuing Medical Education and Department of Medicine


    Rebecca Andrews, M.D.
    UConn Health

    Kevin Chamberlin, PharmD
    UConn Health

    Jennifer Ozimek, M.D.
    UConn Health

    Surita Rao, M.D.
    UConn Health

    Learning Objectives:
    Participants will (be able to):

    1. Explore what makes patient encounters difficult in pain management

    2. Describe mechanisms to implement for effective communication to navigate challenging conversations between prescribers and patients

    3. Observe responding to challenging situations through case-based events

    Live sessions will be offered on the following dates:

    Jan 10 from 7:45 to 8:45 a.m. Register here.

    Jan 24 from 6 to 7 p.m. Register here.

    Earn CME!

    For more information, contact: Kelly Sanchez at