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Facebook Live – How Facial Pain Affects Marriage and Family

Monday, April 6, 2020 at 7:00 pm EDT

Join us on The Facial Pain Association Facebook Page with Janet L. Ditslear, MA, LMFT- Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist,

who had MVD after six years of misdiagnoses. In conversation with Ally Kubik, FPA Board Director-  now age 30 and married,

Ally was diagnosed at 13 with bilateral TN. Megan Hamilton, FPA Board Director- her daughter KatieRose was diagnosed at age 11.

The broadcast will be posted to the FPA website and YouTube channel, submit questions during the broadcast.


Webinar – “Migraines, TMJ, and dental pain- what’s new to do”

Wed, Apr 15, 2020 at 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT

In this session, Dr. Jeffrey Brown, Chairman of the FPA Medical Advisory Board, interviews Dr. Derek Steinbacher, Director of Craniofacial Surgery for Yale Medicine, and Chief of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery and Dentistry, on issues related to migraines, TMJ and dental pain.

Click the link to join the webinar at the specified time and date: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6780999775005661953

Before joining, be sure to check system requirements to avoid any connection issues. If you have any questions, please direct them to info@tna-support.org.


FPA Presents: Ask The MAB 

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 7:00 pm EDT

Diagnosis with Julie G Pilitsis, MD, PhD a Professor of Neurosurgery and Chairman of the Department of Neuroscience and Experimental Therapeutics at Albany Medical College. To date, she has served as Chair of the Joint Section on Pain of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)/Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) as well as AANS/CNS Chair of Joint Section for Women in Neurosurgery.

Members of the Facial Pain Association Medical Advisory Board will answer your questions in this series of Facebook Live Events. These events are free and open to the public. To access the live broadcast, simply go to the FPA Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/facialpainassociation/ at the scheduled time. You will be able to submit questions during the broadcast. To submit questions in advance, please email to Allison Feldman at afeldman@tna-support.org. LIKE our page to receive updates and notices about upcoming FPA events. Not on Facebook? Recordings will be posted to the FPA website.


Facebook Live – My Experience with Medical Marijuana

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 7:00 pm EDT

Join us as two people affected by neuropathic facial pain describe their experience with medical marijuana and answer your questions live.

You can also submit questions in advance to afeldman@tna-support.org. The broadcast will be posted to the FPA website and You Tube channel.

The FPA turns 30!

2020 marks the Facial Pain Association’s 30th Anniversary. Please check this page periodically for announcements regarding 30th Anniversary events as well as other educational and networking opportunities.

If you have any questions, you can contact Amy Turner at aturner@tna-support.org