Russian Association for the Study of Pain (RASP)


The RASP founded in 1990 is the voluntary self-directed non-for-profit public organization combining all specialists, involved in Pain Medicine in Russia. Its objectives are to promote and support scientific and clinical research in the field of physiology, pathophysiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and prophylaxis of pain syndromes, to facilitate the organization and development of medical centers, special offices and laboratories for the treatment of pain syndromes; assistance in training of specialists in Pain Medicine.