2018 Preliminary Scientific Program

It’s here—an exciting first look at the scientific program for the 17th World Congress on Pain! The IASP Scientific Program Committee vetted 300 workshop proposals and chose 77 with top-quality, multidisciplinary content to provide you with the latest pain research and management practices.

In addition to the wide breadth of science presented by emerging and established speakers from around the globe, the schedule reflects new, engaging session formats such as debates and hands-on skill development that let you to learn how you like. Look for a fully interactive scientific program with a complete list of speakers in May, but we didn’t want to delay with the news: This World Congress delivers the knowledge and know-how you need to better serve your patients, build your career, and hone your expertise.