The pain & palliative care program is devoted to control acute, chronic/complex and procedural pain in all in- and outpatients in close collaboration with all pediatric sub-specialties at Children’s Minnesota. The team also provides holistic, interdisciplinary care for children and teens with life-limiting or terminal diseases and their families.
March 7, 2018, 8 a.m. – 3:45 p.m., Minneapolis
This one-day conference is designed for nurses and any other health professionals that care for high risk neonatal patients.
June 9, 2018 8 a.m. – June 15, 2018 5 p.m., Minneapolis
The Pediatric Pain Master Class offers state of the art education in pain management for the pediatric patient from a holistic and interdisciplinary perspective. The course features a faculty of internationally recognized experts who will cover pharmacological, medical, psychosocial and integrative therapies for the management of children’s acute, procedural and complex/chronic pain. Pain assessment and management of somatic, visceral, neuropathic, psychosocial and spiritual pain, as well as end-of-life management of pain and distressing symptoms, will be explored in depth using lectures, interactive presentations, experiential activities, and small-group learning.
January 11, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
Stefan Friedrichsdorf, MD, FAAP
June 25, 2018, 6:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Dellwood
Join us for the 27th Annual Children’s Hospitals Golf Benefit on Monday, June 25, 2018! This signature event supports the Family Needs Fund at Children’s.
November 3, 2017, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Saint Paul
Please join us on Friday, November 3 for an evening in support of the Kiran Stordalen and Horst Rechelbacher Pediatric Pain, Palliative, and Integrative Medicine Clinic.
After battling an eating disorder and a rare autonomic condition, Kathleen hopes to inspire others.
Children’s Minnesota does everything possible to prevent and treat pain – Introducing Children’s Comfort Promise
Nobody likes to get shots, but evidence supports that if we follow the four easy steps, children will have less pain with needle procedures.
October 6, 2016, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis
This week's grand rounds will feature:
The New York Times highlights the importance of pediatric pain management, featuring Dr. Friedrichsdorf
For the past several years, Dr. Stefan Friedrichsdorf, director of the Children’s Minnesota Department of Pain Medicine, Palliative Care and Integrative Medicine, and his team have been leading the charge in Minnesota and the Upper Midwest to help change the way children in pain are treated. In an article for The New York Times, Dr. Friedrichsdorf explained how children’s pain often goes unrecognized and undertreated, and discussed the importance of pediatric pain management.