In this section, national initiatives which have been set up in Slovenia can be found.
SIP in National Council of the Republic of Slovenia
The Slovenian Association for Pain Treatment together with National Council of the Republic of Slovenia organized a meeting about the Societal Impact of Pain in Slovenia. With mag. Blaž Kavčič, President of the National Council, Naomi Klein, world-known socio-economic analyst, and Rolf-Detlef Treede, Medical Faculty, Heidelberg University, Germany. In Slovenia, more than 420 000 people living with chronic pain.
The first national meeting on societal impact of pain took place in 2011 in Slovenia. On 10 October 2019, SIP Slovenia will be launched with a national conference.
Nevenka Krčevski Škvarč