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AIDS Research Program (ARP)

Consultation on Pain and Palliative Care in Resource Limited Settings

Bethesda, Maryland
November 16 and 17, 2009

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Agenda

Meeting Objective:
The meeting will allow palliative care’s international thought leaders from academia, clinical practice, and the donor community to come together and develop a strategy to coordinate and catalyze ongoing efforts to make pain management and palliative care widely and immediately available to those living in the developing world.

Meeting moderator:
Faith Mwangi-Powell, African Palliative Care Association (APCA)


Monday, November 16, 2009

8:00-9:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:20a.m.

Welcome and Introductions
Lynda Erinoff, NIDA

9:20-9:30 a.m.

Vision for the Initiative
Meg O’Brien, Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative

9:30-10:00 a.m.

Plenary: Shifting the Frame of the Pain Treatment Conversation
Faith Mwangi-Powell, African Palliative Care Association (APCA)

10:00-10:45 a.m.

Generating Progress at the Government Level
Sefanit Mengistu Gebreab, Drug Administration and Control Authority of Ethiopia
- Experience in Morphine Roll-Out in Ethiopia

Zipporah Ali, National Coordinator, Kenya Hospice and Palliative Care Association
- Experience in Expanding Access to Pain Treatment in Kenya

Patricia Ulaya, National Coordinator Palliative Care Association of Zambia
- Experience in Expanding Access to Pain Treatment in Zambia

10:45-11:00 a.m. Tea Break
11:00-11:15 a.m.

World Health Organization Update
Willem Scholten, World Health Organization (WHO)

11:15-11:30 a.m.

Review of Current National Strategies
Scott Burris, Temple University

11:30-11:45 a.m.

African Palliative Care Association
Faith Mwangi-Powell, African Palliative Care Association (APCA)

11:45-12:15 p.m. Audacious Approaches Brainstorm
12:15-1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30-1:50 p.m.

Global Coordination and Support
Jim Cleary, University of Wisconsin Pain and Policy Studies Group

1:50-2:20 p.m.

U.S. Government Update on Ongoing Work Within PEPFAR
Carol Langley and Karina Raposelli Office of the Global AIDS

2:20-4:20 p.m.

Breakout Session 1:
- Regulatory Issues: Jim Cleary
- Inclusion of Pain Treatment Into National and International Guidelines: Shaffiq Essajee

Supporting National Governments to Respond to the Needs of People in Pain: Zodwa Sithole
4:20-4:35 p.m.

Call to Action Piece: Publication Outline, Timeline, and Plan
Meg O’Brien, Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative

4:35-4:50 p.m. Audacious Approaches Brainstorm
4:50-5:00 p.m.

Wrap-Up and Discussion
Faith Mwangi-Powell, African Palliative Care Association (APCA)


Tuesday, November 17, 2009

8:00-8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:00 a.m.

The Other Side of the Coin: Diversion and Abuse of Opioid Analgesics
David Haddox, Purdue Pharma

9:00-9:15 a.m.

Pain Medication Formulation Availability
Rene Albertyn, Red Cross Children's Hospital

9:15-9:30 a.m.

Formulations Experience With Pediatric ARVs
Inder Singh, Clinton HIV/AIDS Initiative

9:30-10:00 a.m.

Clinical Provider Training
Michelle Meiring, Hospice Palliative Care Association of South Africa

10:00-10:15 a.m. Tea Break
10:15-10:45 a.m.

Donor/Funding Landscape
Kathy Foley and Mary Callaway, The Open Society Institute Palliative Care Initiative 

10:45-11:30 a.m.

Raising the Visibility and Creating Momentum
Kaia Lenhart and Annie Burns, GMMB

11:30-2:45 p.m.

Breakout Session 2
- Leveraging PEPFAR to Increase Access to Pain Treatment: Carol Langley
- Prescribing Practices: Moving to Nurse-Delivered Treatment: Zodwa Sithole
- Donor Alignment and Innovation: Olivia Dix
- Integrating Pain Treatment Into HIV Care and Treatment Programs: Tanya Medrano

(With lunch break 12:15-1:30 p.m.)
2:45-4:45 p.m.

Breakout Session 3
- Formulations: Owen Robinson
- Cancer/HIV Coordination: Cary Adams
- Addressing Diversion Issues: Sefanit Mengistu
- Innovations in Clinical Training: Michelle Meiring

4:45-5:00 p.m. Audacious Approaches Brainstorm/Future of the Initiative
5:00-5:30 p.m.

Wrap-Up and Closing
Faith Mwangi-Powell, African Palliative Care Association (APCA)

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