Winners: Congress-Related Awards

Ronald Dubner Research Prize

  • 2018: Jennifer Deuis, Ph.D. (Australia)
  • 2016: Tasha R. Stanton, BScPT, MScRS, PhD (Australia)
  • 2014: Tasuku Akiyama, PhD (USA) and Ruth Drdla-Schutting, PhD (Austria)
  • 2012: David Seminowicz, PhD (USA)
  • 2010: Anna Clark, PhD (UK)
  • 2008: Luana Colloca, MD, PhD (Italy)
  • 2005: Rie Suzuki, PhD (USA)
  • 2002: David Andrew, DDS, PhD (UK)
  • 1999: Susan M. Lord, BMedSc, BMed(Hons), PhD (Australia)
  • 1996: Gary R. Lewin, PhD (Germany)
  • 1993: Martin Koltzenburg, MD (Germany)

Patrick D. Wall Young Investigator Award for Basic Science

  • 2018: Irina Vetter, PhD (Australia)
  • 2016: Luana Colloca, MD, PhD (USA)
  • 2014: Theodore John Price, PhD (USA)
  • 2012: Giandomenico Iannetti, MD, PhD (UK)
  • 2010: Rohini Kuner, PhD (Germany)
  • 2008: Bryan Hains, PhD (USA)
  • 2005: Michael J. Caterina, MD, PhD (USA)
  • 2002: Jeffrey S. Mogil, BSc, PhD (Canada)
  • 1999: Patrick Dougherty, PhD (USA)
  • 1996: Terence J. Coderre, PhD (Canada)
  • 1993: Valerie Kayser, DSc (France)
  • 1990: Jon D. Levine, MD, PhD (USA)
  • 1987: Clifford J. Woolf, MBBCh, PhD, MRCP (UK)

Ulf Lindblom Young Investigator Award for Clinical Science

  • 2018: Melanie Noel, PhD, RPsych (Canada)
  • 2016: Marco L Loggia, PhD (USA)
  • 2014: Tine Vervoort, PhD (Belgium)
  • 2012: Steven George, PT, PhD (USA)
  • 2010: Christine Chambers, PhD (Canada)
  • 2008: Lorimer Moseley, PhD (UK)

IASP Award for Excellence in Pain Research and Management in Developing Countries

  • 2018: Gaston Nyirigira, MD, MMed (Rwanda)
  • 2016: Alexandru Babes, PhD (Romania) Basic Science Research in Pain
    Li Li, PhD (China) For Clinical Research in Pain
  • 2014: Perumal Yogeeswari, M.Pharm, PhD (India) Basic Science in Pain or Pain Management
  • 2012: Victor Tortorici, PhD, (Venezuela) for Basic Science in Pain or Pain Management
    Sushma Bhatnagar, MD (India) for Clinical Research or Practice and/or Policy Changes in Pain Management
  • 2010: Jocelyn C. Que, Minerva P. Calimagm Millicent T. Ong, Consuela G. Suarez, and Graziela G. Gonzaga (Philippines) for Basic Science: Online Pain Education
    M.R. Rajagopal (India) for Clinical Science: Pain Management and Palliative Care
  • 2008: Prof. You Wan (China) for Basic Science: Neuroscience
    JiJun Zhao, Yajie Wang, Yuangchang Xiong, Tuo Yan, and Lingjun Zhou (China) for Clinical Science: Pain Management Nursing
  • 2005: Sergio Ferreira, Carlos A. Parada, Daniela Sachs, Cristiane Villarreal, and Thiago M. Cunha (Brazil)

John D. Loeser Distinguished Lecture Award

  • 2020: Robert H. Dworkin, PhD (USA)
  • 2018: Henrik Kehlet, MD, PhD (Denmark)
  • 2016: Herta Flor, PhD (Germany)
  • 2014: Lilliana De Lima, MHA (USA)
  • 2012: Francis J. Keefe, PhD (USA)
  • 2010: Kathleen Foley, MD (USA)
  • 2008: Inge Genefke, MD (Denmark)
  • 2005: Rita Charon, MD, PhD (USA)

John J. Bonica Distinguished Lecture Award

  • 2020: Srinivasa N. Raja, MD (USA)
  • 2018: Howard Fields, MD, PhD (USA)
  • 2016: Stephen McMahon, PhD (UK)
  • 2014: M. Catherine Bushnell, PhD (USA)
  • 2012: Troels Staehelin Jensen, MD, DMSc (Denmark)
  • 2010: Clifford J. Woolf, MB BCh (USA)
  • 2008: Tony L. Yaksh, PhD (USA)
  • 2005: William D. Willis, MD, PhD (USA)
  • 2002: Allan I. Basbaum, PhD (USA)
  • 1999: Erik Torebjörk, MD, PhD (Sweden)
  • 1996: Ronald Dubner, DDS, PhD (USA)
  • 1993: Jean-Marie Besson, DSc (France)
  • 1990: Ronald Melzack, PhD (Canada)
  • 1987: Patrick D. Wall, DM (UK)
  • 1984: Edward R. Perl, MD (USA)

Philip A. Spiegel IASP Congress Trainee Scholarship

  • 2018: Irina Vetter, PhD (Australia)
  • 2016: Hjalte H. Andersen (Denmark)
  • 2014: Flavia Di Pietro (Australia)
  • 2012: Dina Juarez-Salinas, BS (USA)

Ronald Melzack Lecture Award

  • 2020: Beverly Thorn, PhD (USA)
  • 2018: Christopher Eccleston, PhD (UK)
  • 2016: Frank Porreca. PhD (USA)
  • 2014: David Yarnitsky, MD (Israel)
  • 2012: Luis Garcia-Larrea, MD, PhD (France)

William D. Willis, Jr., M.D., Ph.D. Memorial Lecture

  • 2020: Gary Lewin, PhD (Germany)