Content TitleNews & Announcements Page Content ASPMN® Member AlertOpiate Painkiller Dependence Myth Debunked: Painkillers Prescribed After Major Injury Do Not Lead To Long-Term Use-- Science World TodaySee full story here: http://www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/50635/20161021/opiate-painkiller-dependence-myth-debunked-painkillers-prescribed-major-injury-lead.htmThe 12th National Prescription Drug Take Back DayClick the image to find a collection site near you.Congratulations to the 2016 ASPMN® Award Winners!!!Click here to view the 2016 winners.Bring an ASPMN® Course to You!For more on ASPMN® accredited courses, click here. ASPMN® In the NewsASPMN® President Helen Turner is quoted in a national publication on the new DEA Rules on Rx Opioids http://www.rollcall.com/news/new_dea_rules_aim_to_balance_risks_benefits_of_prescription_painkillers-236686-1.html?pg=3&dczone=policyASPMN® Announces Nurse FlixASPMN® Announces NURSE FLIX - our quick clip video series of our members speaking out against pain!ASPMN® Advanced Practice ProgramWe are excited to announce the launch of our "Advanced Practice in Pain Management Nursing (AP-PMN) Recognition" program!Nurses Treating Pain PodcastClick here to listen to the Nurses Treating Pain podcast Pamela BennettAnn SchreierNurses play an important role in pain management. Two nurses -- Ann Schreier of the American Society for Pain Management Nursing® and Pamela Bennett of Purdue Pharma -- talk about it in this edition of The Bioethics Channel. Free Webinar Offering from ASPMN®"Multimodal Analgesia: Role of Regional Anesthesia Approaches"April 19, 2017 1:00 p.m. EDT/12:00 p.m. CDTThe goal/purpose of this activity is to provide an overview of regional anesthesia techniques for acute pain.Learning Objectives:Describe the neurophysiologic principles utilized in regional anesthesia pain management.Describe the neurophysiologic principles utilized in regional anesthesia pain management.Address prevention of adverse events associated with regional anesthesia techniques.Click here to registerRole of the Pain Management NurseWhat is the role of the Pain Management Nurse? Watch this video to find out2017 National ConferenceSave the Date for the ASPMN® 27th National Conference. September 13-16, 2017. Phoenix, Arizona. We look forward to seeing you in Phoenix!