For FPM Trainees & Fellows

PainScience provides training in pain medicine.

Palliative medicine: We are affiliated with Dr Dereck Eng and the palliative medicine team at St John of God Hospital, Subiaco which is a diploma-acredited training site of ChPM (RACP).

Addiction medicine: Dr Richard O’Regan ChAM (RACP) is part of our multi-disciplinary team and we will share teaching clinics for our respective trainees.

PainScience offers a training program for WA FPM pain medicine trainees and Fellows each Friday afternoon (as timetabled).

  • Friday tutorial programme
  • Trainees can sit in with consultants for long case training.
  • Trainees are welcome to participate in the formal tutorial program.
  • It is expected that trainees will help prepare material including
    • Tutorial topics
    • Clinical cases
    • Past exam questions
  • Other sessions are will be arranged during the year (e.g.  radiology, psychiatry, palliative care and allied health).
  • Journal club will be organised at St John of God Hospital Subiaco every 2 months.

Tutorial and Journal Club Timetable

PainScience Trainee Orientation

Educational resources, notes and lectures will be archived on the Churack Chair education resources page.