The Nurse Practitioner Healthcare Foundation is partnering with national, state and regional conferences around the U.S. to present the Live Program, "Pathways in Pain Management: Osteoarthritis and Chronic Low Back Pain," a dynamic CE presentation focusing on issues related to pain. The sessions will address the pathophysiology of chronic pain, evidence-based pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment options for osteoarthitis and chronic low back pain, emerging treatment modalities to consider in managing these conditions, as well as appropriate education tools and resources to support patients with OA and CLBP.
This program will be presented in 2020 at the conferences listed below.
Wendy L. Wright, MS, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN is certified as both a family and adult nurse practitioner and is the owner of two nurse practitioner operated clinics within New Hampshire. She is a national faculty member for the CO*RE opioid safe prescribing curriculum. Wendy is the recipient of both the Excellence in Research and Excellence in Clinical Practice awards from Simmons College in Boston. She was chosen by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners to recieve the New Hampshire Nurse Practitioner of the Year. Wendy is the founder of the New Hampshire Chamber of Entrepreneurial Nurse Practitioners, an organization designed to assist nurse practitioners with independent practice issues. She is adjunct graduate faculty at the Simmons College Graduate Nursing Program where she teaches in the DNP program.
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