About NSTA - National Spasmodic Torticollis Association

San Diego, California

22 Sep
Date: Saturday, 11/2/19
Time: 1-3:00 p.m.
Location: Alvarado Hospital/Rehab. Institute, 6645 Alvarado Rd., 1st Floor Conf. Room, San Diego, CA 92120
Hospital website: www.alvaradohospital.com
TOPIC: “THE SCIENCE, MEDICINE & POLITICS OF MEDICAL CANNABIS TO TREAT CHRONIC PAIN”
SPEAKER: MARK WALLACE, M.D., Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and the Chair, Division of Pain Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology, UCSD School of Medicine. He is currently in his sixth year on the Board of Directors for the American Pain Society and has served on numerous committees for national and international pain societies.  He is the recipient of numerous awards including the Award for Excellence in Clinical Care, San Diego’s Top Doctor in Pain Medicine for 8 years in a row, American Pain Society Center of Excellence Award, and the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award.  Dr. Wallace has authored and co-authored more than 300 articles, abstracts, books, and book chapters concerning pain research and management, including research on the use of medical cannabis to treat pain.

*We will also be celebrating our group’s 32 year anniversary!! COME JOIN US!

REFRESHMENTS WILL BE PROVIDED BY ANGELA WLODARZ OF US WORLDMEDS. NO COST TO ATTEND. FREE PARKING.
PLAN TO ARRIVE EARLY.

Please RSVP to Martha Murphy at mmurphy582@gmail.com or leave a message at 619-582-1961.

The Green Line Trolley also has a stop directly across from the hospital for those using public transportation.


Facebook: www.facebook.com/dystoniaofsandiego

Our support group is affiliated with the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing research for more treatments and ultimately a cure, promoting awareness and education, and supporting the needs and well-being of dystonia-affected individuals and their families. For more information, visit www.dystonia-foundation.org or phone 1-800-DYST (3978). Our group is also affiliated with the National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association.

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