We are Pleased to invite you to attend the 

...Pennsylvania Pain Society LIVE and in Person Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions presented in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists and the Rothman Orthopaedic Institute Foundation for Opioid Research.

When:  March 1 &2, 2024  (PPS Board Meeting is the evening of February 29, 2024)

Where:  Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania




including the MATE ACT and Mandatory Prescriber Education Workshop

Feb 29-March 2, 2024

Jointly Provided by Pri-Med and Amedco 

Nestor Tomycz MD and Steven Falowski MD,  Program Co-Chairs




Registration Fees

MD, DO – 500   Daily Rate:  $250

PA, NP – 400    Daily Rate:  $20

Nurse, admin -300   Daily Rate $150

Trainee – 100   Daily Rate:  $50


The purpose of this program is to educate physicians and healthcare practitioners in evolving acute and chronic pain management and provide a forum for participants to gain valuable understanding in evidenced based techniques, treatments and solutions for patients suffering from pain.  In addition, Pennsylvania legal issues, mandatory prescriber education, DEA MATE Act, and coding/ billing will be presented in a didactic, interactive format.


At the end of this program, participants should be able to:

1.         Employ key diagnostic and treatment techniques for the management of pain.

2.         Identify and administer appropriate safe opioid usage in patients.

3.         Understand and include behavioral analysis in the evaluation of a chronic pain patient.

4.         Identify and resolve issues relating to the law and billing for pain management.

5.         Apply evidenced based strategies to clinical practice for managing complex

            pain patients.


Satisfactory Completion 

Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety.  Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.   


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and Pennsylvania Pain Society.  Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS - The Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh PA 

The Society has reserved a limited number of sleeping rooms at the discounted rate of $175 nt single/double/triple; $215 quad; or $500 suite plus tax.  Once the rooms are booked and or the sleeping block discount expires, the hotel rates increase on or before Tuesday, January 30 at 5:00 PM or when the room block sells out; whichever occurs first.  You can reserve your sleeping room(s) by dialing 1-800-THE-OMNI and asking for the Pennsylvania Pain Society Tri Alliance Symposium Group rate

Cancellation Policy - Cancellations received after January 30, 2024  will be charged an administrative fee of $50. After January 30, 2024, no refunds can be provided.  You are welcome to substitute an attendee after January 30, 2024.  Email Robin Hoyle at Robin@painsocieties.org with requests for substitutions.



We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals, including individuals with
disabilities, to engage fully. To be respectful of those with allergies and environmental sensitivities, we ask that you please refrain from wearing strong fragrances. To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact Robin Hoyle via email at Robin@painsocieties.org or by phone at toll free 1844-524-7246


2024 Pennsylvania Pain Society Registration

  • February 29 - March 3, 2024
  • Omni William Penn Hotel
    530 William Penn Place
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    United States