PMRC has a structured clinical training program suitable for medical specialist trainees preparing for Fellowship examination of the Faculty of Pain Medican ANZCA.
The program includes training in:
Outpatient and inpatient consulting
Diagnostic and therapeutic neural blockade
Implantation of drug delivery systems and spinal/peripheral nerve stimulation systems
Pharmacotherapy of pain
Cognitive behavioural programs
PMRC has one hospital funded position (in 2013 it will be two). Over the years Fellows from 20 different countries have been trained via non-funded positions available to external trainees. Such trainees must bring their own salary and additional expense support with them.
The department also provides post-graduate supervision in pain management for clinical psychology trainees, physiotherapy and nursing trainees and dentists.
Professor Michael Cousins | e: email@example.com
Professor Michael Nicholas | e: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms Lois Tonkin (Senior Physiotherapist) | e: email@example.com