Medical and Healthcare Events For Doctors and Nurses in South Africa
By July 13, 2021 11:31

Medical and Healthcare Events For Doctors and Nurses in South Africa

If you’re a professional in the medical and healthcare sector, staying updated with the latest in the field is essential. Like any other sector, the healthcare sector is rapidly evolving, with new information, research, and technologies being integrated with the current healthcare system.

As a medical professional, it is imperative to be aware of events covering pain management and updates to improve your practice, stay relevant to the industry, and ensure you offer optimal and updated information on pain to patients.

There are numerous medical and healthcare events taking place in South Africa each year. While some are oriented towards research and development, others are inclined more towards introducing new healthcare technologies.

Many of these conferences, summits, online events, webinars, etc, are crucial for medical professionals to earn CPD points while upgrading their skills and knowledge in their particular field. If you’re a healthcare professional in South Africa, you already know how important it is to earn CPD points to remain relevant, valid and keep practising without attracting penalties or a CPD audit.

Why Should You Attend A PainSA Medical Event, Conference or Webinar?

There are many reasons why healthcare providers attend conferences, medical events or webinars, including –

  • To learn about the various new advances taking place in their field and be introduced to new clinical information.
  • Attending conferences and online events helps healthcare providers in South Africa know about the current trends in the industry.
  • Receive Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Points.
  • Opportunities to network with peers and other healthcare professionals from across the industry.
  • Develop and improve personal knowledge of advances in pain management.
  • Allows healthcare providers to connect with representatives from leading medical and healthcare companies.
  • Attending offline conferences is always fun and a great opportunity to socialize, network, and connect with other like-minded professionals.

How Can PainSA Help?

Many medical and healthcare events and conferences take place each year in South Africa. As the country aims to revive its medical and healthcare infrastructure, the number of healthcare events will only increase in due course.

If your specific field of practice is related to Pain Management, becoming a member of will be beneficial. Affiliated to the International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) – PainSA aims to improve the overall treatment and aspects of Pain Management in the country.

At, you can find a comprehensive range of medical information, guidelines, articles, and journals related to Pain Management. Moreover, you can also find details of the various online seminars/events in the Pain Management space, including CPD points and non-CPD based medical events. It would not only help improve your knowledge and practice but ensure that you stay relevant and competitive in your practice.

Attend Online Webinars

As a member of, you benefit from being able to attend various online events, conferences, and webinars related to Pain Management. Watching some of the leading specialists and medical professionals in the field of Pain Management would offer you a helpful insight that would measurably improve your knowledge and skills.

You will also learn about in-person medical events and conferences being held across South Africa, and our website also provides relevant details about these medical events, including how to register, the number of CPD points you will earn, the conference agenda, and more.

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By July 13, 2021 11:31

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