Pain in Europe VII

7th Congress of the European Federation of IASP Chapters (EFIC®)

Chair:  

Hans G. Kress    President EFIC®  

Moderation:

Gina Plunkett     Representative of the Pain Alliance Europe, Chair Chronic Pain Ireland IR

Societal Impact of Pain 2011; objectives and results 

 Kris Vissers  Presentation University Medical Centre Nijmegen   NL
SIP Proceedings 2011  Eli Alon Presentation Chair EFIC EU Liaison Committee Switzerland  CH

The Societal Impact of Pain in Europe
- A Road Map for Action
Status report on the national implementation of seven strategic dimensions for the improvement of pain care 

Rolf-Detlef Treede  Presentation Medical Faculty Mannheim, Heidelberg University  DE
Example from Portugal of the implementation of pain medicine in national health care systems Beatriz Craveiro Lopes Presentation EFIC Councilor Portugal PT

Strategy for the improvement of Pain management in the Galician Health Care System 

Dolores Martín Rodriguez  Presentation General Department of Quality Programs and Healthcare Safety, Galician Ministry of Health Spain ES

Europain - Understanding Chronic Pain and Improving its Research in Europe

Elisabetta Vaudano Presentation Principal Scientific Manager, Innovative Medicine Initiative (IMI) Belgium BE