The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville


Continuing Education and Professional Development

The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine Department of Anesthesiology

Second Annual Targeted Pain Treatment Conference

February 28, 2020

Holiday Inn World's Fair Park
Knoxville, Tennessee 

All registration questions should be referred to the UT Conference Center at (865) 974-0280 or



Course Director

Stephanie G. Vanterpool MD, MBA
Director, Comprehensive Pain Services
Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine

Course Overview

Do you care for patients living with pain?
If so, this Targeted Pain Treatment Conference is for you!

Learn how to diagnose and treat the SOURCE of pain in the following areas:
Headache and Facial Pain
Neck Pain
Shoulder and upper extremity pain
Abdominal pain
Low back pain
Leg pain (hip and knee)
Foot pain
And - When and how to appropriately prescribe Opioids for pain

This conference is officially endorsed by the Tennessee Pain Society.

Requirements for continuing medical education credit regarding controlled substance prescribing

Course Objectives

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

Registration Fees

Fees include all program sessions, access to online program materials, continuing education credit, continental breakfast, breaks, lunch on Friday, and parking at the Holiday Inn World's Fair garage.

  Early Bird December 15 After January 15
Physician and Pharmacist $200 $225 $250
Non-Physician and Non-Pharmacists $175 $200 $225
UTGSM Resident $75 $100 $125

Room Reservations at the Holiday Inn World's Fair Park (525 Henley Street, Knoxville, TN 37902)

Group Rate

Thursday, February 27 to Friday, February 28, $103 per night, plus tax

Group Code



Call 865-522-2800 or VISIT


Monday, January 27, 2020, or until block is full, whichever comes first


The University of Tennessee College of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Education Credits

AMA: The University of Tennessee College of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

PAs, NPs, and Nurses:Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and Nurses may use these credit hours toward certification renewal.  This credit is acceptable by the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), American Nurses Credentialing Association (ANCC) and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).

The University of Tennessee College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. Successful completion of this application-based activity will provide a statement for seven & 1/2 hours(7.5) live contact hours credit (0.75 CEUs) and will be mailed within 3 weeks following the activity. Successful completion includes attending the session, signing the attendance sheet, and completion of the activity evaluation form.   UAN:  0064-9999-20-020-L08-P

NABP e-PROFILE ID NUMBER: Your CE credits will also be submitted electronically to NABP. Pharmacists or pharmacy technicians with questions regarding their NABP e-Profile or CPE Monitor should refer to the FAQ section on the NABP website. To receive credit for your participation in this course, all pharmacists must include their NABP e-Profile ID number, along with their date and month of birth. If incorrect information is provided, this will result in “rejected” status from the CPE Monitor. It is the responsibility of the participant to notify The University of Tennessee (within the 60 day submission timeframe) of their corrected information. Otherwise, the completed CE will not be accepted by the CPE Monitor.

Additionally, ACPE has initiated a new policy stating that if a participant does not supply their NABP # and/or date of birth in a timely manner and late submission is requested, there will be a $200 fee assessed for late submission permission.

Grievance Policy:  A participant, provider, faculty member or other individual wanting to file a grievance with respect to any aspect of an activity provided or co-provided by the UTCOP may contact the Associate Dean for Continuing Education in writing. The grievance will be reviewed and a response will be returned within 45 days of receiving the written statement.  If not satisfied, an appeal to the Dean of the College of Pharmacy can be made for a second level of review.




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