International Painful Bladder Foundation (IPBF)

  • Patient Organisation


Burgemeester Le Fevre de Montignylaan 73,
3055 NA Rotterdam,
The Netherlands


The International Painful Bladder Foundation (IPBF) is a non-profit organisation that raises worldwide awareness of a number of diseases, such as interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome, hypersensitive bladder, chronic pelvic pain and comorbidities. Making use of its website, an e-newsletter, several publications and presentations, the organisation aims to ensure that all patients worldwide are correctly diagnosed and and have access to adequate treatment and care. The IPBF also gives advice to new groups, provides existing groups with the latest information and participates in international discussions and cooperations.