• 35th Annual Meeting
    September 10 - 12, 2021

    Due to the pandemic and for the safety of our attendees, speakers, vendors and staff, the September 2021 meeting will be postponed to 2022.
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We educate you.

Our members enjoy quality pain management education through our annual regional and district meetings.

We advocate for you.

SPS works through our districts and at a regional level to advocate for pain management policy to enhance your patient care.

We inform you.

Our members receive our quarterly newsletter plus additional posts through our blog to stay informed on the practice of management.

Stay informed with our latest pain management articles!

President’s Message: Running Headlong into what You Thought Was Behind You

With the FDA’s blessing in mid-December on the administration of vaccines for COVID-19 and subsequent indications of downward trends in the rate of infections, hospitalizations and deaths associated with the virus came a feeling that the worst of the pandemic was past and we were on a return path to recover normalcy…

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Personality Disorder Patients in a Pain Clinic: Recognition and Management

Approximately 9.6% of Americans have a personality disorder.1,2  These are common conditions, and all medical professionals encounter patients with such disorders in their practice. Early identification of this group of patients is ideal.  In the following we discuss how patients with these psychiatric conditions may present to an outpatient pain clinic…

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President’s Message: Progress in Mitigating the Negative Effects of the “Opioid Crisis”

Harry J. Gould, III, MD, PhD On June 26, 2021, Johnson & Johnson confirmed that in 2020, as part of a $230M settlement with the State of New York, they discontinued promotion and distribution of opioid products in the State of New York. The settlement was made in response to efforts to mitigate the unprecedented […] Read More

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