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IASP is the world’s largest association of scientists and clinicians dedicated to the treatment of pain with more than 6,000 members representing 125 countries, 96 chapters, and 25 Special Interest Groups (SIGs).

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Dues, Rates, Terms, and Conditions

IASP dues are based on your professional standing, income level, and choice of access to PAIN.

Dues cover 12 months from the date you join IASP. Make sure to renew your membership before it expires to keep your account active and to maintain membership benefits.

All dues are payable in U.S. dollars (USD). Special Interest Group membership is an additional annual fee of US $20 per SIG.

Membership Pricing Chart

* Scientists, physicians, and other health professionals (physical therapists, occupational therapists, psychologists, nurses, veterinarians, pharmacists) and undergraduates, graduate students, or post-doctorate fellows) in training who are interested in the mission of the association or students with at least half-time enrollment at a degree-granting institution.

**To qualify for Retired Member status, a member must be fully retired and have been an IASP member for at least 10 years.

Enroll in Auto-Renewal during the checkout process, and choose to have your annual membership dues automatically charged to the credit card of your choice. This convenience allows you uninterrupted access to all of your IASP membership benefits.

Allow 1-2 business days for your payment to process.

If you have any questions, please contact IASP headquarters at 1-202-856-7400, Monday-Friday, between 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

If you prefer to apply via email, fax, or mail, please fill out this PDF fillable membership application. If you are applying as a trainee via paper, complete this Trainee Verification Form and include it with your paper application.

Have you logged in with us before?  If you are reinstating your membership or if your name is in our database, log-in to access your account information.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are organizational priorities of IASP, and programming must ensure the representation of all members. IASP encourages and promotes participation, accessibility, active representation, and leadership from diverse populations, regardless of race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, economic status, disability, age and religion. Beyond promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion the association promotes an environment that is supportive of all diverse groups in the interest of advancing science.

Member Benefits
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Access on-demand continuing education for pain professionals. This growing library of educational resources includes IASP World Congress recordings, webinars, and more – exclusively for members!


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Access world-class science in PAIN, the official journal of IASP. Published monthly, PAIN presents original research on the nature, mechanisms, and treatment of pain.


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PAIN Reports is an online, open-access, multidisciplinary journal that promotes a global, rapid, and readily accessible forum that advances clinical, applied, and basic research on pain.


Pain Research Forum (PRF)

Pain Research Forum (PRF)



Pain Research Forum (PRF) is IASP’s virtual meeting place for investigators working to translate basic neurobiology into new treatments for chronic pain. It is a platform for the dissemination of new knowledge by providing news and analysis, commentary, discussion, and resources for the international pain research community.


Pain Community
Discounts on IASP eBooks
Grants and Fellowships
Special Interest Groups
Career Center Online
Translated Resources
Chapters and Federations
Leadership in IASP Committees
Membership Help

We are here to help with your IASP Membership

Join by Mail

If you prefer to join IASP via email, fax, or mail, please fill out this PDF fillable membership application. If you are applying as a trainee via paper, complete this Trainee Verification Form and include it with your paper application.

Please allow us up to three business days to process your online payment. If you have any questions, please contact IASP headquarters at 1-202-856-7400, Monday-Friday, from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Eastern U.S. Time.

Account Recovery

If you have forgotten your username or password, please contact us by telephone, or send an email to members@iasp-pain.org.

Contact IASP

Phone: +1-202-856-7400
Fax: +1-202-856-7401
Email: desk@iasp-pain.org
Address: 1510 H St. N.W. Suite 600, Washington, D.C., 20005-1020, USA