Annual Meeting


The Faculty holds its Annual Meeting in November/December of each year. As well as a useful updates day, it is an opportunity for pain medicine doctors to get together with other members of the Faculty and the Faculty Board. The day includes lectures by highly regarded speakers, a Faculty update, trainee publication prize award and the Patrick Wall Lecture followed by the award of the Patrick Wall medal.

The 12th Annual Meeting will take place on 29 November 2019. Bookings are now open.

Topics include:

  • Patrick Wall Lecture: The curate's egg of Evidence Based Medicine: an appraisal
  • Opioid and gabapentinoid co-prescribing for chronic pain
  • Analgesic use for pain in pregnancy
  • Are acute pain teams value for money?
  • Debate on whether cannabinoids should now be prescribed for chronic pain


Comments from previous Annual Meetings:

  • "A good mix of experts and disciplines amongst the speakers"
  • "Very interesting, practical and down to earth topics"
  • "Very informative, highly valued speakers"

Photographs from the 2016 FPM Annual Meeting



Photographs from the 2017 FPM Annual Meeting