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Spotlight on Pain Management

NIH-DOD-VA Pain Management Collaboratory: Updates, lessons learned, and future directions

by Robert Kerns, PhD
Seminar date: 10/3/2023

Description: The NIH-DOD-VA Pain Management Collaboratory is an innovative tri-government agency partnership funded beginning in 2017 that supports the enactment of large-scale, multisite, patient and partner-centered, pragmatic clinical trials of nonpharmacological approaches for the management of pain and common co-occurring conditions in the military and veteran healthcare systems. This presentation will describe the scientific knowledge and clinical practice gaps targeted via this initiative, provide an overview of the aims, structure and functioning of the Collaboratory, highlight key accomplishments and products from the Collaboratory’s first six years, and discuss important ongoing and planned innovations

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