The AAPM 2021 educational program will be available in fall 2020. In the meantime browse 2020 meeting sessions and speakers to get a sense of the premier pain education offered during the AAPM Annual Meeting & Preconferences. Access recordings of past meeting sessions on demand.

Problem-Based Learning Discussions at Granite City Brewery

7:00 PM–8:30 PM Saturday, February 29

Step out of the convention center on Saturday night, February 29, 7-8:30 pm, for an evening of conversation and refreshments during the AAPM 2020 Problem-Based Learning Discussion event at Granite City Food & Brewery in National Harbor, MD.

The event offers meeting goers a chance to network with colleagues by engaging in interactive discussions on controversial topics related to real-world cases. Expert faculty members including Drs. Eric Schoomaker, Beth Darnall, Trip Buckenmaier, Mark Wallace, Nafisseh Warner, Gary Brenner, and Stephen Wegener will guide table conversations in a relaxed, social atmosphere to promote more in-depth discussions on contemporary topics pertinent to practicing pain medicine.

Each ticket includes entry to the event and appetizers, plus your first drink is on AAPM.

To sign up online, select the PBLD event during step 3 of the checkout process while you’re registering for the meeting. Existing meeting registrants can add a PBLD ticket to their registration by calling 847-375-4731. Onsite registration will be available at the meeting registration desk.

Space is limited, and registration will be available until the event sells out.

Table Topics & Faculty

Integrative pain management and the state of pain care in the military

Eric Schoomaker

Pain psychology

Beth Darnall & Stephen Wegener


Mark Wallace

How to get your foot in the door with academic medicine: Research and Beyond

Nafisseh Warner & Gary Brenner