FYRACMLS-Presenter-FurlanA
Position:

Associate Professor, Physiatrist & Senior Scientist


Department:

Department of Medicine


Organization:

University of Toronto


Country:

Canada

Dr. Andrea D. Furlan

MD PhD

Andrea Furlan is a physician trained in Brazil. She is specialist in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, or Physiatry. She obtained a PhD degree in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of Toronto. Currently she is Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at University of Toronto, Senior Scientist at KITE, Toronto Rehab, UHN and Scientist at the Institute for Work & Health. She is chair of ECHO Ontario Chronic Pain and Opioid Stewardship and Co-chair of ECHO Occupational and Environmental Medicine a pilot project funded by WSIB. She is a physician in the pain clinic at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, which is part of the Toronto Academic Pain Medicine Institute (TAPMI).

Sessions



Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Time
4:30pm EDT6:00pm EDT

Clinical Aspects of Tapering Opioids for Chronic Non-cancer Pain. Presentation of Research Results from UK, US and Canada

Tracks: Evidence, Clinical Trials, Systematic Review, Guidelines And Implementation Science
Categories: Topical Workshop
Room: 701 B

The panel will discuss three large research projects related to opioid tapering for chronic non-cancer pain in the UK, US…