PainSA is a chapter of the International Association for the Study of Pain. Our mission is to improve all aspects of pain management in Southern Africa.

IASP Weekly Digest: Register for the 5 April Global Year Webinar

Register For The 5 April 2022 Global Year Webinar
Join Karin Faber, PhD, Maastricht University, and moderator Heike Rittner, MD, University Hospital of Wuerzburg for the webinar, Success Stories: Translating Insights from Genetic Analyses in Pain Patients into Pharmacological Practice.
This webinar will focus on Lacosamide, a Food and Drug Administration approved treatment for epilepsy, and how insights from the genetic analyses of pain patients led to its investigation for use in the management of neuropathic pain. This webinar is free for members and non-members.

IASP Updates:

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Become an IASP Member

IASP is an international organization comprising members from more than 100 countries, working together for pain relief throughout the world. Members receive: 

  • Access to innovative research via Pain Research Forum
  • On-demand education for pain professionals through Pain Education Resource Center
  • Access to PAIN journal, ranked 4th in Anesthesiology in 2020 and an Impact Factor of 6.961
  • Connection to a global community of pain professionals through:
    • 25 Special Interest Groups
    • 97 National Chapters worldwide
    • 4 Global Federations 

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