An Innovative Approach to Delivering Health Care To People With Pain & Addiction
Who We Are
Upcoming Continuing Professional Development Opportunities
Monthly Virtual Learning Webinars
May 10, 2021: Prevention of Addiction - Dr. David Martell
June 10, 2021: The Scientific Theory of Pain - Dr. Maureen Allen
Network members who would like to join the meeting can contact Shelley at for the login information
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.
News & Publications
Final report from Canadian Pain Task Force released from Health Canada.
Simplified guideline for prescribing medical cannabinoids in primary care
Nova Scotia Health & the Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia collaborate to support Nova Scotians impacted by the mass casualty of April 18 & 19, 2020
IWK Mental Health and Addictions Program develop resources that may assist Nova Scotians in coping with the upcoming anniversary of the tragedy of April 18 & 19, 2020.
CSAM Journal Club: To connect Canadian addiction medicine providers and stay on top of emerging research, CSAM is launching an on online Journal Club.