Who Are We?

About SIP

The "Societal Impact of Pain" (SIP) is an international platform created in 2009 as a joint initiative of the European Pain Federation EFIC® and the pharmaceutical company Grünenthal GmbH.

Impressions

SIP 2017

After another successful year SIP 2017 has concluded!  All the impressions are now available on the Website. Make sure to check the news for follow-up activities on the website.

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Events

On 22 November 2017, the MEP Interest Group on Brain, Mind and Pain, in partnership with the European Academy of Neurology and the European Pain Federation will meet in the European Parliament in Brussels.

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SIP Expert Group - be a member and vote for a "thematic network!"

The European Commission has asked SIP to apply for a “Thematic Network” on the Societal Impact of Pain. What does this mean? The SIP platform wi...

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The European Pain Federation is recruiting!

The European Pain Federation EFIC has decided to reorganise its various committees and task forces to bring the pain community closer together....

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The BMP Grant funds your good ideas!

What is it that prevents you from going further to realise your projects and ideas? The Brain Mind and Pain (BMP) Grant promotes and financially suppo...

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Media

Our comprehensive media database contains publications, videos, photos and other media relating to SIP events and topics. Enter your search terms here or check our Events section for the programmes of past SIP symposiums and easy access to the corresponding media.

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