"The economic burden of chronic pain in the working population"
Anna Vavrovsky – Academy for Value in Health GmbH, Austria
The Societal Impact of Pain (SIP) Focus Groups 2013 took place in Brussels / Belgium on 14-15 May 2013. The scientific
framework of SIP 2013 is under the responsibility of the European Federation of IASP® Chapters (EFIC®). The pharmaceutical
company Grünenthal GmbH is responsible for funding and non-financial support (e.g. logistical support). More than 185
international and national patient advocacy groups, scientific organisations and heaalth authorities endorsed the scientific