USPHS: Pharmacist-Run Chronic Pain Management Clinic in the Bureau of Prisons


Pharmacist are uniquely positioned to educate both providers and inmates, monitor, and add or adjust therapies.   Typically, inmates managed in a pharmacy-run chronic pain management clinic have better pain control and increased function, thereby decreasing inmate burden on the providers. This session will discuss how a pharmacist- run chronic pain management clinic operates in the Bureau of Prisons and how this can apply to other settings.

Pharmacist Learning Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Provide insight on how a pharmacist can manage chronic pain inmates in the Bureau of Prisons setting
  2. Identify appropriate therapies and monitoring parameters for inmates in chronic pain management clinic.
  3. Understand the holistic approach to chronic pain management.





Technician Learning Objectives



Nnadozie Onuoha, Doctorate in Pharmacy
Staff Pharmacist
United States Public Health Service
Patrick Moore, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacist
Bureau of Prisons
Learning Level: Level 2
Track: Clinical Patient Care
Session Time Slot(s): 
Monday, October 28
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Hilton Anatole Dallas - Cortez A
ACPE Pharmacist: 0202-0000-19-239-L01-P
CEUs Pharmacist: .1
Activity Type: