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Personalizing Pain Management

Wednesday, April 20, 2016
5:00pm – 6:00pm

Storrs Campus
Student Union Theatre

The 2016 John and Valerie Rowe Scholars Visiting Lecture Presented by Renee Manworren, PhD, APRN, FAAN, BSN, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the UConn School of Medicine, Assistant Professor at the UConn School of Nursing, and Nurse Scientist at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Dr. Manworren is an internationally known lecturer and expert in clinical management of pediatric acute pain. She is on the board of the American Pain Society, ChildKind International, and master faculty of the American Society for Pain Management Nursing. She is Board Certified in Pain Management Nursing, and is a Pediatric Clinical Nurse Specialist. Her research focuses on the role of the family and innovative methods of managing post-surgical pain. Dr. Manworren recently received funding to interrogate genetic mechanisms of pain sensitivity and alterations in analgesic metabolism to identify potential risk factors for post-operative pain and adverse analgesic effects.


Jessamy Hoffmann, 860-486-3832,

Honors Program (primary), College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, School of Nursing, UConn Health Master Calendar, UConn Master Calendar

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