16th World Congress on Pain

16th World Congress on Pain 16th World Congress on Pain

September 26 – 30, 2016


The World Congress on Pain is the premier conference devoted to pain research and treatment. In 2016, the world’s top researchers and clinicians will meet in Yokohama, just one-half hour outside Tokyo.

General Information

The World Congress on Pain provides a state-of-the-art overview of a wide range of topics in pain research and treatment. It offers networking opportunities with thousands of the world’s leading experts who are eager to share their thoughts, research, and findings. Whether you are a trainee entering the field, a clinician interested in updating your knowledge, or a researcher announcing promising new results, you will discover new information in plenary sessions, refresher courses, topical workshops, and poster sessions that define the cutting edge of pain research and treatment.

Scientific Program

The Scientific Program Committee for the 16th World Congress on Pain is planning a full scientific program consisting of a variety of sessions designed to benefit those just entering the field of pain research and treatment and those interested in updating their skills and knowledge of promising research and treatment possibilities. Click here for more information.

Congress Schedule

Hundreds of people come together to make each World Congress a success. Volunteers on the Local Arrangements and Scientific Program committees provide exceptional help in selecting sessions and planning various events, and IASP is grateful for their participation.

IASP Policy
Each registered attendee of the 16th World Congress on Pain must agree to and abide by the Terms and Conditions of Attendance for the duration of the event.

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Exhibition and Sponsorship

 Don’t miss out on the chance to showcase your products through an Associated Symposium. Sponsoring an Associated Symposium allows your company to organize an educational session on a topic of your choice. Book now; space is limited!

Please direct all inquiries, including those for  customized support packages and nonprofit rates, to:

Sarah Wheeler
Industry Liaison, IASP 2016
Tel: +30 229 904 6161
Fax: +30 229 904 6161
GSM: +30 6944 478 978
Email: sarah.wheeler@iasp-pain.org