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2019 Oregon Pain Summit: Call for Presenters

July 31, 2018
Source: Oregon Physical Therapy Association and PainWise

This is the official call for proposals for presentations for the 2019 Oregon Pain Summit!
The committee is looking for presentations that are leading edge practices or current concepts-all pain specialties are welcome; the more variety, the better.

2019 Oregon Pain Summit
January 26-27, 2019
Boulder Falls Center-Lebanon, Oregon

Click here for more information on how to enter »

All entries must be received by 5:00 pm on October 5, 2018.

July 31, 2018
Source: Oregon Physical Therapy Association and PainWise

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