Timothy Visit 2: A 45-Year-Old Man With Widespread Chronic Pain, Returning for Follow-Up

Curriculum:
Curriculum Question - Emma (FM)
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0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Launch Date:
13-Dec-10
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The accreditation for this activity has expired.

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Bill H. McCarberg, MD

Bill H. McCarberg, MD
Founder
Chronic Pain Management Program
Kaiser Permanente
Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, California

Bill H. McCarberg, MD, is founder of the Chronic Pain Management Program for Kaiser Permanente in San Diego, CA, and an adjunct assistant clinical professor at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine.
 
With extensive expertise in pain medicine and pain management, Dr. McCarberg has research interests that include chronic pain, low back pain, and osteoarthritis. He has given more than 250 presentations on pain management and is the author or co-author of 80 articles, book chapters, and books.
 
Current president of the Western Pain Society and a member of the board of directors of the American Academy of Pain Medicine and the National Pain Foundation, Dr. McCarberg also is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the American Pain Society, and the International Association for the Study of Pain. He has received several honors, including the Shilling Compassionate Care Award and the American Pain Society's Elizabeth Narcessian Award for leadership in pain education. In 2008, he was the Ambassador of the Year for the National Pain Foundation.
 
Consistently noted as a top-rated clinician, Dr. McCarberg has been ranked in the top 10% of member appraisals for physician services at Kaiser Permanente since 1998.
 
Dr. McCarberg received his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago and completed an internship and a residency in family practice at Highland Hospital in Rochester, NY. He is board-certified by the American College of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Family Practice and is certified in geriatrics.

Katherine Galluzzi, DO, CMD, FACOFP

Katherine Galluzzi, DO, CMD, FACOFP
Professor and Chair
Department of Geriatric Medicine
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Katherine Galluzzi, DO, CMD, FACOFP, is chair of the Department of Geriatrics at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, PA.
 
She holds a Certificate of Added Qualification in Geriatrics and Hospice and Palliative Medicine and recently was recertified in family medicine. She also is certified as a medical director in long-term care through the American Medical Directors Association and as a diplomate of the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
 
Chair of the Council on Palliative Care Issues for the American Osteopathic Association, Dr. Galluzzi is a distinguished fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) and a fellow of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. She is an active member of the ACOFP, the American Geriatrics Society, and the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. In addition, she is a past president of the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Family Physicians Society.
 
Dr. Galluzzi is the recipient of many awards, including the Frederick J. Solomon Award of Merit from the Pennsylvania Society of ACOFP and the Barbara Bell Award from the Eastern Regional Geriatrics Society. She has authored articles focused on end-of-life care and the patient-centered approach to pain management in journals such as the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.
 
Dr. Galluzzi received her medical degree from the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg and completed a rotating internship and family medicine residency at Kennedy Memorial Hospitals University Medical Center in Stratford, NJ, and at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ School of Osteopathic Medicine in Camden, NJ. She completed a clinical fellowship in geriatrics at the University of Pennsylvania Center for the Study of Aging in Philadelphia and a faculty development fellowship at Temple University School of Medicine, also in Philadelphia.

Michael R. Clark, MD, MPH

Course Director
Michael R. Clark, MD, MPH
Associate Professor and Director
Chronic Pain Treatment Programs
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Baltimore, Maryland

Michael R. Clark, MD, MPH, is associate professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and director of the Adolf Meyer Chronic Pain Treatment Programs at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, MD. He holds joint appointments in the Department of Otolaryngology—Head & Neck Surgery in the School of Medicine and of Mental Hygiene in the Department of Mental Health in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
 
Dr. Clark specializes in the care of patients with chronic medical illnesses. In addition to being an active clinician, he educates students across multiple disciplines and lectures internationally on topics relating to patient-centered care, case formulation, rehabilitation for chronic illnesses, interdisciplinary program building, and the concepts of medical education.
 
As medical director for Global Services at Johns Hopkins Medicine International (JHI), Dr. Clark oversees medical quality, due diligence, and education programming for all international affiliates, strategic partnerships, and managed hospitals in 15 countries, including Chile, Panama, Turkey, Italy, United Arab Emirates, Singapore, and Japan. JHI is the largest international health care enterprise sponsored by an academic medical center with a mission to improve health care around the world by realizing the vision of a truly integrated international system of medical care, education, and research.
 
A fellow of the Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, Dr. Clark currently devotes much of his research to the psychiatric aspects of somatic symptoms such as chronic dizziness and pain. His investigations include studies on neuropathic pain, substance abuse, and the phenomenology of depression in patients with chronic pain. He serves on the National Institutes of Health Division of Research Grants Risk Prevention and Health Behavior Study Section and has consulted as an expert for the US Department of Defense in the design of the Gulf War Specialized Health Care Centers.
 
Dr. Clark received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. He completed his internship and residency in psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and his fellowship in consultation-liaison psychiatry at the University of Washington Medical School in Seattle, WA, where he also received his MPH from the Department of Epidemiology in the School of Public Health. Dr. Clark received his MBA from the Johns Hopkins University School of Professional Studies in Business and Education.
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