Pain in Childhood

ISPP2017The SIG on Pain in Childhood aims to:

  • Promote education about pain in children
  • Share relevant information about children's pain control
  • Advance our ability to alleviate children's pain from an international and interdisciplinary perspective
  • Encourage research, particularly multicenter studies and studies that focus on unique problems of pediatric patients, including newborns.

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Newsletters

The IASP SIG on Pain in Childhood keeps an archive of published newsletters. 

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Meetings

The SIG sponsors an International Symposium on Pediatric Pain every two years. This is the premier international meeting on research and clinical improvement for all children in pain.

Upcoming Meetings

July 6 to 9, 2017, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
11th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain, www.ispp2017.org
"Understanding Pain In Children: Take The First Step"

June 16 to 20, 2019, Basel, Switzerland
12th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain, www.ispp2019.org
"Children And Families As Partners In Pain Management"

Past Meetings

10th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain: Seattle, Washington, USA, 2015
9th International Symposium on Pediatric Pain: Stockholm, Sweden, 2013
Previous International Symposia, starting in 1988, are listed at www.childpain.org

August 26, 2012, Milan, Italy
"The Basic and Clinical Science of Challenging Pediatric Pain Syndromes," official satellite symposium of the 14th World Congress on Pain.

Resources
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Executive Committee

  • Carl von Baeyer, PhD (Canada) - President (2015-2017)
  • Gary A. Walco, PhD (USA) - Past-President (2015-2017)
  • Ananda Fernandes, PhD (Portugal) - President-Elect (2015-2017)
  • Lindsey Cohen, PhD (USA) - Secretary (2015-2017)
  • Deirdre Logan, PhD (USA) – Treasurer (2016-2017)

Council

  • Line Caes, PhD (United Kingdom) (2016-2021)
  • Stefan Friedrichsdorf, MD (USA) (2016-2021)
  • Maria Fitzgerald, PhD (United Kingdom) (2014-2019)
  • Christine Chambers, PhD (Canada) (2014-2019)
  • Marsha Campbell-Yeo, RN, PhD (Canada) (2015-2020)
  • Ricardo Carbajal, MD (France) (2015-2020)

Liaison to IASP Council

  • Allen Finley, MD (Canada)

All Executive and Council terms begin January 1st
and end December 31st of the year shown

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