Global Year Events Around the World



On January 12, the Portuguese Association for the Study of Pain (APED) held a session to mark the beginning of the Global Year Against Pain After Surgery in the auditorium of the Hospital Prof. Doctor Fernando Fonseca (HFF), in Amadora, Portugal. In an interview with News Farma, Dr. Ana Pedro, president of APED, revealed that "these campaigns allow not only awareness of the issue but also the promotion of research and the translation of this changing research." Watch a video of Dr. Pedro's interview (in Portuguese). During the presentation, APED also awarded three training grants, two in the clinical field and one in the basic sciences, each worth 2,000 euros.