Tag - Conference

Rome 2020: The 10th World Congress of The World Institute of Pain® (WIP)

WIP is delighted to invite you to its 10th world congress that will take place in Rome, Italy , May 20-23 2020.

The World Institute of Pain® (WIP), founded in 1993, is an international institute for global advancement and standardization of physician education, training, and certification of pain physicians.

The biennial WIP World Congress, the preeminent summit on pain management, is the mainstay of the educational mission of WIP. Thousands of physicians who dedicate themselves to the phenomena of acute and chronic pain syndromes come together as both teachers and learners to contribute to the advancement of pain education and collaboration on clinical practice standards of excellence worldwide. Together, with our educational supporters representing top clinicians & scientists, medical device and pharmacologic industries, WIP brings together the most recognized experts in the field of pain medicine to exchange medical science, practical experience, and evidence-based techniques in the field of interventional pain management.

As a professional society, WIP also publishes a high impact scholarly journal, PAIN Practice; certifies physicians who meet the qualifications and competency standards for certification as Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice® and Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist; administers a recognition program for pain centers of excellence; and organizes and endorses annually a broad spectrum of regional and international symposia and hands-on workshops that promote the highest standards and techniques of interventional pain practice.

Learn More

Southern Pain and Southern Headache Society Combined Annual Meeting in New Orleans

In 2017 the Southern Pain Society (SPS) will be partnering with the Southern Headache Society (SHS)  for our combined annual meeting in New Orleans.

From Head to Toe: A Combined Meeting of the Southern Pain and Southern Headache Societies

When: September 8 – 10, 2017
Where: Astor Crowne Plaza Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana

Now in its 31st year, SPS is an association of physicians and healthcare practitioners whose mission is to serve people with pain by advancing research and treatment and to increase the knowledge and skill of the regional professional community.  SHS is I its 7th year and is dedicated to the treatment of headache, facial pain, and related disorders.

The decision to combine these two societies is the direct result of the recent calls to action from various scientific and public health agencies.  We understand that chronic pain is an interdisciplinary health issue that requires collaboration from multiple pain specialists.  We have an exciting lineup of speakers and breakout sessions for each discipline.  Please visit our website  www.southernpainsociety.org  for the brochure, hotel booking information and the prospectus.

2017 Texas Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting

Mark Your Calendar

Who: Texas Orthopaedic Association
What: 2017 Annual Meeting
Where: The Joule Hotel, Dallas, Texas
When: May 5-6, 2017

texas-orthopaedic-conference-2017For the first time in over five years, the Texas Orthopaedic Association will return to the Dallas area.

The Joule is a luxury, Neo-Gothic hotel that was built in 1927 in downtown Dallas.  The hotel features two restaurants popular with Dallas residents and a subterranean bar.

The sponsor prospectus will be released in September. We will include several new sponsor opportunities for our Platinum sponsors in 2017 to present on their product or any topic of their choice during Friday’s lunch.  Please contact TOA (Bobby@toa.org) if this would interest you.  It will be limited to several sponsors.

More details regarding the 2017 agenda can be found here.