The Societal Impact of Pain (SIP) Events

Bringing together multi-stakeholders from all over Europe

The SIP platform aims at providing the opportunity for exchange of information & best practices, discussion and content development in task-oriented working groups.

Stakeholders from all over Europe are invited to actively participate: Once a year politicians, budget holders, decision makers, HTA bodies, health care professionals, pain advocacy groups, etc. are gathering for the annual SIP symposium to make aware of the societal impact of pain in Europe and to develop and foster European-wide policy strategies & activities for an improved pain care in Europe.

All information on the past SIP Symposia as well as SIP Focus Groups you will find here, including abstract & background booklet, program, pictures, videos, presentations, speakers’ statements, and the proceeding booklet.

Furthermore, you will find information on other events and congresses, such as EFIC Congresses, where SIP was represented. 

 

 

Upcoming Events

SIP related events

Wednesday, 21st October 2020
The German Pain congress will take place in Mannheim from the 21st to 24th October 2020.
„Gleich und doch verschieden“ lautet das Schmerzkongressmotto 2020 – viele Patienten leiden unter Schmerzen, aber jeder hat ein individuelles Beschwerdebild, eine eigene Lebensgeschichte und auch die Therapie wird individuell ausgewählt werden müssen.
Die IASP ruft für 2020 zum Jahr der Prävention auf, („Global Year for the Prevention of Pain”), Prävention von chronischen Schmerzerkrankungen ist in unterschiedlichsten Bereichen der Schmerzmedizin von der perioperativen, über die Akutschmerztherapie bis zur Bedeutung psychiatrischer Komorbidität bedeutsam, auch hier spielen Prädiktoren eine große Rolle, weshalb das Thema als Schwerpunkt gesetzen wird.
For further information and registration, please visit the official congress website.

Schmerzkongress 2020

The German Pain congress will take place in Mannheim from the 21st to 24th October 2020. „Gleich und doch verschieden“ lautet das Schmerzkongressm…

Friday, 06th November 2020
The American College of Rheumatology’s 2020 Annual Meeting will be in Washington, D.C. on November 6 - 11. Close to 16,000 rheumatologists, rheumatology health professionals, fellows-in-training, and exhibitors from more than 100 countries are expected to gather to experience the latest scientific advances, clinical issues, professional development, and more.
Top Three Reasons to Attend Annual Meeting*

Professional development: Unparalleled opportunity to hear the leading experts in rheumatology share knowledge, research findings, and new clinical concepts
Access to the latest research/abstracts: Over 3,000 abstracts presented at last year’s meeting, and the most up-to-date scientific knowledge on a wide variety of topics
Networking with colleagues: Meet up with peers to exchange ideas, find your ideal job opportunity, forge new contacts and friendships, engage mentors and mentees

*2017 survey of ACR/ARHP Annual Meeting attendees
Registration is required for admittance to scientific sessions, abstract sessions, exhibits, posters, award presentations, and other meeting events, unless otherwise indicated in the program schedule. The official language of the Annual Meeting is English.
You can find more information and register for the meeting here.

The American College of Rheumatology annual meeting 2020

The American College of Rheumatology’s 2020 Annual Meeting will be in Washington, D.C. on November 6 - 11. Close to 16,000 rheumatologists, rheumato…

Wednesday, 14th April 2021
2020 SASP Congress POSTPONED
The annual congress of the Scandinavian Association for the Study of Pain (SASP) will be held in Stockholm April 14th – 16th, 2021. We warmly welcome exhibitors with products relevant to pain treatment and research to participate in the meeting.
The title of the conference is “The many “whys” of pain?”. The conference aims to identify knowledge gaps and new research directions and to promote discussion and collaboration across national and professional boundaries.
The program includes speakers from six countries and covers both clinical and preclinical aspects of pain research and treatment. We expect to have around 120 delegates, mostly from the Scandinavian countries. The meeting will take place in Biomedicum at the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm (Solna). The area for poster presentations, exhibitions and coffee and lunch service is located in connection to the auditorium to which only registered meeting participants have access. Additionally, a PhD student course will precede the meeting. The major themes of the meeting will be visceral pain, widespread pain, pain and sleep, and glia cells and pain.
For further information and congress programme, please visit the official website of the event.

POSTPONED: Annual Meeting of the Scandinavian Association For The Study Of Pain (SASP) 2020

2020 SASP Congress POSTPONED The annual congress of the Scandinavian Association for the Study of Pain (SASP) will be held in Stockholm April 14th –…

Wednesday, 05th May 2021
The event has been postponed!
The XVII congress of the Spanish Society of Pain, which will be held in Bilbao between the 5th and 8th of May 2021, will have the motto

POSTPONED: XVII Congress of the Spanish Pain Society (SED)

The event has been postponed! The XVII congress of the Spanish Society of Pain, which will be held in Bilbao between the 5th and 8th of May 2021, will…

Sunday, 27th June 2021
The International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) Council has made the tough decision to reschedule the IASP World Congress on Pain in Amsterdam to 27 June – 1 July 2021, due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The IASP World Congress on Pain is the world’s largest gathering of pain professionals, attracting three times more attendees than any other pain meeting. This premier event brings together more than 6,000 scientists, clinicians, and healthcare providers from around the world and across pain disciplines. As a biennial event, 2020 marks the 18th IASP World Congress on Pain.
Why Attend?

Access the most innovative scientific updates and clinical practice in the field.
Network with 6,000 of your colleagues from more than 100 countries.
Hear from the leading global pain experts across disciplines, all in one place.
Choose how you want to learn. The IASP World Congress features a wide variety of learning opportunities and formats including Plenary Lectures, Topical Workshops, Poster Sessions, Hands-On Workshops, Refresher Courses, Satellite Symposia, and more!
Access more than 2,500 poster presentations – nearly 5 times more than any other pain meeting in the field!
Earn CEs/CMEs.
Support research, education, clinical treatment, and better patient outcomes for all pain conditions.

For further information, please visit the official IASP congress website.

IASP - 18th World Congress on Pain

The International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP) Council has made the tough decision to reschedule the IASP World Congress on Pain in Amster…

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