Sign up for ‘The Painful Spine’ – 2 sessions March 15
If you have registered for the 42nd Annual California Association of Nurse Practitioners’ (CANP) Educational Conference at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina in San Diego (March 14-17, 2019), we’ll see you there! Be sure to sign up for the two-session presentation by JOF principal AJ Benham, DNP.
AJ’s presentation on “The Painful Spine” will be delivered on Friday, March 15.
• Friday, 3/15, 11 a.m. – 12 :15 p.m.: The Painful Spine (Part 1): Evaluating Neck and Low Back Pain in Primary Care (AJ Benham, DNP, FNP-C, ONC). This session explains how to accurately diagnose neck and low-back complaints by understanding key elements of spinal anatomy, history taking, and exam techniques common to both areas.
• Friday, 3/15, 1:45 – 3:00 p.m.: The Painful Spine (Part 2): Managing Neck and Low Back Pain in Primary Care (AJ Benham, DNP, FNP-C, ONC). This session explains how to manage common neck and low-back complaints confidently and appropriately in primary care through the use of evidence-based treatment algorithms tailored to individual bio-psycho-social needs.
AJ Benham is an Instructor and Curriculum Developer for orthopedic nursing education. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Nursing at Samuel Merritt University in Oakland and a Nurse Practitioner with the San Francisco Multi-Specialty Medical Group.
Additionally, JOF plans to have a booth at the conference. Please look for us and also connect with us on social media—on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook (Conference hashtag: #CANP42nd).