IASP Meetings

Our meetings help members and the public learn about new developments and advances in pain research and pain management. You can discuss innovative ideas and approaches with international experts and incorporate new knowledge and therapies into your practice. IASP meetings attract basic scientists, clinicians, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, physicians, physical therapists, psychologists, professors, researchers, trainees, and students.

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World Congress on Pain

World Congress of Pain

IASP held the 16th World Congress on Pain September 26 - 30, 2016, in Yokohama, Japan. Nearly 4,500 specialists from all over the world attended to discuss the latest information in the field of pain, from laboratory science to clinical diagnosis, management, and prevention.


Save the Date: 17th World Congress on Pain, Boston, USA

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IASP Events Special Interest Group Meetings
  • November 29 – 30, 2017 – Pain in Animals Workshop 2017

    National Institutes of Health Natcher Conference Center (Building 45), Bethesda, MD,
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Chapter Meetings
  • January 26 – 28, 2018 – PAINCON 2

    Serena Hotel, Islamabad, Pakistan, Islamabad, Pakistan
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Pain-Related Meetings
  • November 29, 2017 – Joint Management of Joint Pain

    Education & Conference Centre, Whiston Hospital, Warrington Road, Prescot, Merseyside L35 5DR UK, Merseyside, United Kingdom
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