An Innovative Approach to Delivering Health Care To People With Pain & Addiction
Who We Are
The AMN-P&A is a community of practice linking groups of primary health care providers (mentees) directly to a mentor (pain/addiction experts) to help manage individuals living with chronic pain and addiction.
January 5, 2021: Safer Opioid Prescribing Program
December 2020: Pain Foundations Course
January 11, 2021: Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Course
March 26, 2021: Opioid Use Disorder in Primary Care Virtual Conference
If interested in attending the conference, complete the pre-conference survey to help ensure the conference meets your interests, as well as your practice and learning needs.
News & Publications
Purdue pleads guilty to charges related to opioid crisis
Mortality among patients with frequent emergency department use for alcohol-related reasons in Ontario-a population-based cohort study
Cannabis Knowledge Exchange Hub: A professional source for credible cannabis information now available.
Congratulations to AMN-P&A member Virginia McIntyre who is 1 of 7 Canadian speakers invited to present at the upcoming International Association for the Study of Pain (ISAP) "Virtual Series on Pain & Expo. Read more
Canadian Pain Task Force is seeking input from all Canadians to improve how pain in Canada is understood, prevented and managed.
Chronic Pain Resources
The Safer Opioid Prescribing Program
The Nova Scotia Health Authority’s AMN-P&A in partnership with Doctors Nova Scotia is pleased to offer the Safer Opioid Prescribing Program. Developed and presented by the University of Toronto, the course is evidence-based, free of industry conflicts of interest and available to physicians, medical residents and nurse practitioners who prescribe opioids.