ONSITE Program Books / Handouts
40th Annual PAMA International Symposium
This activity is jointly provided by Your CE Source and Performing Arts Medicine Association.
After completing this activity, the participant should be better able to:
- Identify current determinants of mental and physical health in performers that contribute to harmful lifestyle choices, injuries and illness in performing artists of all kinds.
- Apply emerging research and treatment options emphasizing concepts of neuroplacticity and integrative medicine for psychological health.
- Share specific best practices in assessment tools, treatment applications, and implications for the performing arts clinician.
- Describe and increase awareness of performers’ risk and lifestyle factors leading to substance use disorders, eating, mood and anxiety disorders and the treatments
- Integrate education and information about the potential health risks of human performance and related environments in the care of both students and professional performing artists.
- Define and review the role of community based organizations supporting the health and wellness of performing artists.
- Summarize and apply emerging best practices in integrative medicine in the management of chronic pain conditions in performing artists.
- Review the definition of pain; distinguish the difference between acute and chronic pain and review different management techniques.
- Review non-medication pain management options and techniques to prevent pain.
- Discuss the ongoing evolution of pain management and how it applies to performing artists.
Faculty / Content Developers
Physician Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Your CE Source and Performing Arts Medicine Association. Your CE Source is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Your CE Source designates this live activity for a maximum of 23.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nursing Accreditation Statement
Your CE Source is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing. Provider approved by California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #16031 for 23.25 contact hours.
Your CE Source ensures balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all our educational activities. In accordance with this policy, Your CE Source identifies conflicts of interest with its instructors, planners, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of an activity.
The following faculty, planner and/or content manager reported the following financial relationship with ineligible companies whose products or services may be mentioned in this CE activity:
All faculty, planner and/or content managers and staff with Your CE Source or Performing Arts Medicine Association have nothing to disclose nor do they have any vested interests or affiliations.
The content, views and opinions presented in this educational activity are those of the faculty/authors and do not necessarily reflect those of Your CE Source and/or Performing Arts Medicine Association. The faculty/authors have disclosed if there is any discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA in their presentations. Before prescribing any medicine, primary references and full prescribing information should be consulted. Any procedures, medications, or other courses of diagnosis or treatment discussed or suggested in this activity should not be used by clinicians without evaluation of their patient’s conditions and possible contraindications on dangers in use, review of any applicable manufacturer’s product information, and comparison with recommendations of other authorities. The information presented in this activity is not meant to serve as a guideline for patient management.