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Tentative Main Congress Program

Opening Ceremony
Plenary Lecture 1: IASP President remarks "Global year 2023"
IASP president, Catherine Bushnell, USA
Plenary Lecture 2: Inaugural Prof. Cynthia Goh Lecture
- Pain relief with symptom control near the end of life
Noreen Chan, Singapore
Plenary Lecture 3: Myofascial pain and fibromyalgia: how to differentiate and treat?
Pradit Prateepavanich, Thailand
Coffee Break and Poster Viewing
Sponsored Lecture 1
Sponsored Lecture 2
13:00-14:30 (Room 1)
Symposium 1: Neuropathic pain: a management update
Chair: Kongkiat Kulkantrakorn, Thailand
Co-chair: Maria Luisa D. Palabrica, Philippines
- Cannabinoids in neuropathic pain
Andrew Rice, The United Kingdom
- New insights in diabetic neuropathy
Kongkiat Kulkantrakorn, Thailand
- Revisiting neuropathic pain treatment in primary care and low resource setting: what are the choices?
Jimmy Barus, Indonesia
13:00-14:30 (Room 2)
Symposium 2: IT disruption in pain management
Chair: Sasikaan Nimmaanrat, Thailand
Co-chair: Passakorn Sawaddiruk, Thailand
Co-chair: Phyu Phyu Lay, Myanmar
- Apps for pain management - present & future
Pongsadhorn Pokpermdee / Supharerk Thawillarp, Thailand
- Digital technology in pain management
Yang Su-Yin, Singapore
- Usage of telemedicine since COVID-19 era
Reynaldo Rey-Matias, Philippines
13:00-14:30 (Room 3)
Symposium 3: Pain intervention
Chair: Philip Peng, Canada
Co-chair: Pornpan Chalermkitpanit, Thailand
- Practical applications of ultrasound guidance for spinal procedures
Roderick J Finlayson, Canada
- Rational usage of interventions in pain management: choosing wisely
Prit Anand Singh, Singapore
- Cost effectiveness of pain intervention
Pramote Euasobhon, Thailand
Coffee Break and Poster Viewing
15:00-16:30 (Room 1)
Symposium 4: Revisiting pharmacology of pain medicine in special populations
Chair: Angela Yeo, Singapore
Co-chair: Thanarat Suansanae, Thailand
- Pediatrics
Kathrina Isabel M. Epino, Philippines
- Elderly
Than Win Nyunt, Myanmar
- Patients with hepatic and renal impairment
Thanarat Suansanae, Thailand
15:00-16:30 (Room 2)
Symposium 5: Revising cancer pain management from doctor, patient and carer’s perspectives
Chair: Laksamee Chanvej, Thailand
Co-chair: Elsa G. Villagomeza, Philippines
- Doctor perspective
Khin Thin Mu, Myanmar
- Patient perspective
Fazlina Ahmad, Malaysia
- Caregiver perspective
Chantana Morkcharoenpong, Thailand
15:00-16:30 (Room 3)
Symposium 6: Sharing experience of running pain clinic and teaching in ASEAPS countries
Chair: Andrew Rice, The United Kingdom
Co-chair: Mary Cardosa, Malaysia
Nantthasorn Zinboonyahgoon, Thailand
Muralitharan Perumal, Malaysia
Ong Say Yang, Singapore
Francis O. Javier, Philippines
Khin Myo Hla, Myanmar
Ristiawan Muji Laksono, Indonesia
Poster Viewing
Faculty Dinner
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