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Safer Medication Choices for Pain

February 4, 2019

Event Date:

February 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Center for Health and Wellness, Marlene Meyerson JCC
334 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10023

Neel Mehta, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
Medical Director, Pain Management
Weill Cornell Medicine

America's opioid epidemic is one of the biggest problems the country faces. More than 2.5 million Americans are currently addicted to these powerful drugs, resulting in a fear of pain medication among the general public. Learn how the medical profession identifies and classifies pain as well as about the medications used to treat it. Non-pharmacological alternatives to pain management will also be addressed.

Free admission // Register - Marlene Meyerson JCC: (646) 505-5708

Weill Cornell Medicine Neurology 520 East 70th Street (at York Avenue) Starr Pavilion 607 New York, NY 10021 Phone: (212) 746-2596