Milano Convention Centre
| August 27-31,
There are two types of satellite symposia offered in conjunction with
the 14th World Congress on Pain: member-sponsored and SIG-sponsored
symposia. IASP does not offer continuing education credit for Satellite
Symposia, as it does not oversee the content. Please contact the
symposium sponsor to determine the availability of continuing education
Member-Sponsored Satellite Symposia
For further details, fees and registration information on the
member-sponsored satellite symposia, please contact the organizers
Nottwil/Lucerne, Switzerland: Center of Pain
"Pain Mind Movement IV: Physical activity, pain and disability:
interrelation, mechanisms and clinical implications," Monika Hasenbring
and Andre Ljutow, organizers. Contact: Prof. Dr. Monika Hasenbring, Tel:
+49 234 32 25439, Fax: +49 234 32-14203, Email: Monika.Hasenbring@rub.de,
Symposium Website: www.painandmovement.net.
Lake Como, Italy: Grand Hotel di Como
"Contemporary Clinical Legal Issues for All Experts: an Interactive
Conference," Paul Wilkinson, organizer. Contact: Dr. Paul Wilkinson,
Tel: + 44 (0)191 2824412, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Milan, Italy: Grand Hotel Villa Torretta
"Ultrasound for Pain Medicine," Philip Peng, Barry Nicholls organizers.
Contact: Philip Peng, Tel: +1 416-603 5118, Fax: +1 416-603 6494, Email:
Registration link: www.ra-uk.org/milan
Milan, Italy: Melia Milano Hotel
"Cannabinoids and Pain – Update 2012: the State of the Art, the
State of the Science," Dr. Mark Ware, organizer. Contact: Canadian
Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids (CCIC) – Daniel
Ziemianski, Tel: +1 514-934-1934 ext. 44362, Fax: + 1 514-934-8491,
Symposium Website: www.ccic.net/symposium.
SIG-Sponsored Satellite Symposia
All SIG-sponsored satellite symposia will take place on
Sunday, August 26, 2012, at the Milano Convention
Centre. Register for the SIG-sponsored satellite symposia as part of the
online registration for the 14th World Congress on Pain.
SS 01: The Challenges of Acute Pain
Acute Pain SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Stephan A. Schug (email@example.com) and
Esther Pogatzki-Zahn (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/acute. Registration fee:
SS 02: Neuropathic Pain in People
with Cancer (09:00-16:30)
Cancer SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Judy Paice (J-Paice@northwestern.edu) and
Michael Bennett (M.I.Bennett@leeds.ac.uk). SIG
website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/cancer. Registration fees:
SIG member: €75; SIG non-member: €100; Trainees: €55.
SS 03: Pediatric Pain Management:
Challenges and Opportunities: A Symposium of Challenging Pediatric Pain
Syndromes: Biology, Pharmacology, Psychology, and Treatment
Pain in Childhood SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Elliot J. Krane
Genevieve D'Souza (email@example.com). SIG
website: www.childpain.org. Registration fees: SIG member:
€135; SIG non-member: €150; Trainees: €100.
SS 04: Current Concepts, Methods and
Progress in Pain Genetics Research (09:00-17:15)
Genetics and Pain SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Inna Belfer (firstname.lastname@example.org) and William
Lariviere (email@example.com). SIG
website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/genetics. Registration fees:
SS 05: Biomarkers and Mechanisms in
Musculoskeletal Pain (09:00-16:40)
Musculoskeletal Pain SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Thomas
Graven-Nielsen (firstname.lastname@example.org) and
Lars Arendt-Nielsen (email@example.com). SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/msp.
Registration fees: SIG member: €80; SIG non-member: €100.
SS 06: Neuropathic Itch
Neuropathic Pain SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Karin Petersen
and Akihiko Ikoma (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SIG website: www.neupsig.org. Registration fees: €50.
SS 07: Study Design, Analysis and
Experimental Reporting (08:00-17:30)
Non-Human Species SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Eric Troncy (email@example.com) and
Nick Andrews (Nick.Andrews@pfizer.com). SIG
website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/nonhuman. Registration fees:
SIG member: €85; SIG non-member: €125; Trainees: €55.
SS 08: Overcoming Challenges in Pain
Practice in Older Persons (09:00-17:00)
Older Persons SIG, sponsor. Contact and Organizer: Stephen Gibson (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/olderpersons. Registration
fees: SIG member: €60; SIG non-member: €75; Trainees:
SS 09: Orofacial Pain Signatures
Orofacial Pain SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Brian E. Cairns
Paul Pionchon (Paul.Pionchon@u-clermont1.fr).
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/orofacial. Registration fees:
SIG member: €75; SIG non-member: €100; Trainees:
SS 10: International Perspectives on
Professional and Public Pain Education: Two Sides of the Same Coin
Pain Education SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Eloise C. Carr (email@example.com) and Judy
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/education. Registration fees:
SIG-members €100; SIG non-members: €120.
SS 11: Placebo Effects: Can They Be
Enhanced in Clinical Practice? (08:30-17:00)
Placebo SIG, sponsor. Contact and Organizer: Damien Finniss (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/placebo. Registration fees:
SIG member: €100; SIG non-member: €130; Trainees:
SS 12: Taking Care of the Patient
with Chronic Pelvic Pain (08:45-17:00)
Urogenital SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Bert Messelink (email@example.com) and
John Hughes (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/pugo. Registration fees:
Prior to May 1: €100; After May 1: €125.
SS 13: Vulnerability to Pain: Sources
of Female-Male Differences and the Challenge of Understanding Them
Sex, Gender & Pain SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers: Sukhbir S.
Mokha (email@example.com) and Thelma A.
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/sgp. Registration fees: SIG
member: €50; SIG non-member: €75; Trainees: €25.
SS 14: Pain and the Sympathetic
Nervous System. A Comprehensive Analysis of CRPS Treatment: The New, the
Old, What Works and What Doesn't: How to Integrate Effective Treatment
Sympathetic Nervous System SIG, sponsor. Contact and Organizer: Joshua
Prager (firstname.lastname@example.org). SIG
website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/psns. Registration fees: SIG
member, prior to May 1: €90; SIG member, after May 1: €120;
SIG non-member, prior to May 1: €120; SIG non-member, after May 1:
€150; Trainees, prior to May 1: €50; Trainees, after May 1:
SS 15: Reliable Evidence in Pain
Therapy: Bridging the Gap between Clinical Trials and Clinical Practice
Systematic Reviews/Outcomes SIG, sponsor. Contacts and Organizers:
Andrew Moore (email@example.com)
and Sebastian Straube (firstname.lastname@example.org).
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/systematicreviews.
Registration fees: SIG members: €70; SIG non-members: €90.
SS 16: Working with Survivors of
Torture and Conflict (14:00-17:30)
Torture, Organized Violence and War SIG, sponsor. Contact and Organizer:
Amanda Williams (email@example.com).
SIG website: www.iasp-pain.org/sigs/torture. Registration fees:
SIG member, prior to May 1: €70; SIG member, after May 1: €90;
SIG non-member, prior to May 1: €100; SIG non-member, after May 1:
€120; Trainees, prior to May 1: €30; Trainees, after May 1: