Offering 10.5 hours of AAVSB RACE approved Continuing Education credits for Veterinarians


Wednesday, November 29, 2017

TimeTopicSpeaker
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.Meeting Overview, Purpose, and GoalsDuncan Lascelles - NC State University
GOVERNMENT PERSPECTIVE
8:20 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.NIH Portfolio of Pain Research and Animal Pain StudiesMichael Oshinsky - NINDS
8:40 a.m. - 8:55 a.m.CDER: Analgesics and Animal StudiesDan Mellon - FDA
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.CVM: Veterinary Analgesic ApprovalMichele Sharkey - FDA
9:20 a.m. - 9:35 a.m.Clinical Outcome Assessment QualificationMichelle Campbell - FDA
9:40 a.m. - 10:10 a.m.Panel Discussion
10:10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.BREAK
CLINICAL METROLOGY INSTRUMENTS
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.Clinical Metrology Instruments: What is validation?John Innes - University of Liverpool
10:50 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.CMIs: Canine - status, gaps, pros and consDottie Brown - Elanco
11:10 a.m. - 11:25 a.m.CMIs: Feline - status, gaps, pros and consDuncan Lascelles - NC State University
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Panel Discussion
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.LUNCH
OBJECTIVE OUTCOME MEASURES OF PAIN
1:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.Objective versus Subjective Outcome Measures: pros and cons of eachMichael Conzemius - University of Minnesota
1:20 p.m. - 1:35 p.m.Activity monitors - current technology and use as outcome measuresMichael Conzemius - University of Minnesota
1:40 p.m. - 1:55 p.m.Activity monitoring differences between dogs and catsMargaret Gruen - Duke University
2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.Activity monitors - statistical analysis: can we do better than 'averages'Zekun Xu
NC State University
2:20 p.m. - 2:40 p.m.Panel Discussion
2:40 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.BREAK
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.Kinetic evaluation of limb use: current status, pros and consWanda Gordon-Evans - University of Minnesota
3:20 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.Quantitative Sensory TestingEric Troncy - University of Montreal
3:40 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.Nociceptive Withdrawal MeasuresJoe Murrell - University of Bristol
4:00 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.Descending Noxious Inhibitory ControlDuncan Lascelles - NC State University
4:20 p.m. - 4:40 p.m.Panel Discussion
4:40 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.Reception - poster session and discussion

Thursday, November 30, 2017

TimeTopicSpeaker
PLACEBO EFFECTS, STUDY DESIGN, ETHICS
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.Confounding placebo effectsDottie Brown - Elanco
8:20 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.Innovative Study DesignAndrew Rice - Imperial College London
8:40 a.m. - 8:55 a.m.Statistical Considerations in Study DesignRichard Evans - University of Missouri
9:00 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.Statistical Issues: CVM PerspectiveJean Recta - FDA
9:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.Panel Discussion
9:50 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.BREAK
CANCER PAIN FOCUS
10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Cancer pain models: where they fall shortBrian Schmidt - New York University
10:35 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.Translational Cancer Pain ResearchMike Iadarola - NIH
10:55 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.OSA -case example of translational researchDottie Brown - Elanco
11:20 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.Radiation therapy induced pain in dogsDottie Brown - Elanco
Mike Nolan - NC State University
11:40 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.Cancer pain modelsAnn O'Mara - NIH
12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.Panel Discussion: Future Needs
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.LUNCH
OTHER DISEASES / MODELS - COOPERATION, COLLABORATION, DATA SHARING
1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.Animal models of neuropathic painNick Jeffrey - Texas A&M University
1:50 p.m. - 2:05 p.m.Lost in translation: why do animal models of pain fail to predict clinical efficacy?Andrew Rice - Imperial College London
2:10 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.Panel Discussion
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.BREAK
DATA AND KNOWLEDGE SHARING AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS
2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.ACTTION: what has workedAndrew Rice - Imperial College London
3:05 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.Industry perspective on needed outcome measures and collaborationJim Campbell - Centrexion
3:30 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.A collaborative vision and roadmapDuncan Lascelles - NC State University