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Education Day: Pain in Children and Adolescents

04 maj 2023 09:30 – 15:00 Lecture hall P1, Prismahuset, Örebro University.

Örebro University is proud to promote Professor Marsha Campbell-Yeo as honorary doctor in medicine 2023. To celebrate this and give an overview of current pediatric pain research we invite you to a free education day.

Logos for Örebro University and PEARL


9.30          Registration, coffee

10.00        Welcome and introduction

10.15        Key-note lecture on pain in infants. 
                  Marsha Campbell-Yeo, Professor, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada.

11.15        Childrens fear of needle injections
                  Kari Sørensen, PhD, Lovisenberg Diaconal University College, Oslo, Norway.

11.40        Dance and yoga for young girls with functional abdominal pain disorders
                  Sofie Högström, MSc, PhD-student, Örebro University.

12.05         Developmental aspects of stress in preterm infants
                   Evalotte Mörelius, Professor, Linköping University and Edith Cowan University.

12.30         Lunch

13.15         Pain management in newborn infants undergoing therapeutic hypothermia
                   Pyrola Bäcke, MSc, PhD-student, Uppsala University/Emma Olsson, PhD, Örebro                           University.

13.40         School absenteeism in adolescents with recurrent pain
                   Christiana Owiredua, PhD-student, Örebro University.

14.05          Pain at eye-examination of preterm infants – nurses’ view and the cloROP-                            study
                    Martina Carlsen-Misic, MSc, PhD-student, Örebro University.

14.30          Where do we go from here?
                    Mats Eriksson, Professor, Örebro University.

15.00          Closing remarks
                    Mia von Euler, Professor, Dean of Faculty of Medicine and Health, Örebro                                      University.

There is no cost for participation, but lunch is on own expense. The registration is closed, for possible late registration please contact This is an email address.