The Chronic Pain Centre of Excellence for Canadian Veterans was established to conduct research and help improve the well-being of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Veterans, and their families, suffering from chronic pain. Funded by Veterans Affairs Canada (VAC), the not-for-profit organization is working to improve the ability to treat pain with evidence-based recommendations.View Webinars
Ongoing research includes the effectiveness of cannabis in managing chronic pain, the impact of sex/gender on pain experience and the response to therapy, and the effectiveness of virtual care.The aim of the series is to provide education on the evolution of pain management and current best practices in evidence-based interdisciplinary care. Targeting a broad audience of Veterans, their families, case managers, and health care professionals the series will be accessible in both English and French. The series will be uploaded to our website shortly after completion.