Sex, Gender and Pain

Sex, Gender and Pain LogoThe SIG on Sex, Gender, and Pain aims to:

  • Encourage basic and clinical research on how sex and gender affect pain mechanisms and all realms of its management.
  • Provide a central information resource on these issues.
  • Develop multidisciplinary discussion groups on subtopics of these issues.


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Discussion Forum

Follow the steps below to access the Sex, Gender & Pain SIG online discussion forum, Groupsite: 

  • Login into your IASP account
  • Click on "My Account"
  • Scroll down to "My Group Memberships"
  • Click on your listed SIG - "Sex, Gender & Pain"


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Officers [Term 2018-2020]

Co-Chair: Robert Sorge (USA)

Co-Chair: Manasi Mittinty (AUSTRALIA)

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