I am pleased to report that a record number of members voted in this year’s election of IASP Officers and Councilors. Thank you for your engagement and participation; the number voting this year reflects an active, healthy society.
I am also pleased to report that the amendments to the IASP bylaws were approved. Read more from IASP President Judith A. Turner, PhD.
Make the Most of Your IASP Membership Benefits Spotlight on: Deep discounts on World Congress on Pain registration! Did you know? IASP members save $330 on the registration rate. Trainees and members from developing countries save almost $200. IASP is pleased to pass along these savings as a thank you to members for their support. Do you know someone who is planning to attend the World Congress on Pain and is not yet a member? Share this information (hint – the cost of membership is less than the amount they will save!) – it’s a win for members and for IASP.
Become an IASP Champion!
IASP is thrives because of your support and your connection to the community. Since the start of the IASP Champions program in May 2017, 326 people have joined IASP because of 241 people like you. As you spread the word about IASP and the benefits we provide, you help us grow. In 2018, we have grown by 269 new members. Thanks to 196 people in our IASP Hall of Champions! Members like you are driving the future of IASP and the entire field. Our champions represent 37 countries from all over the globe. Thank you for your continued support and if you have not already, please refer a friend today!
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is designed to unify current data protection privacy laws throughout the EU, and to enhance the rights of European residents to protect their personal information. The GDPR also applies to any organization that offers services or products to European residents. We have worked hard to make sure our policies and practices meet the high standard for privacy introduced by the GDPR. We have taken the following steps, effective as of May 25, 2018:
Updated our application and retention processes to put you in charge of what information you provide IASP and if you want to be included in our directory or other resources and materials.
Updated our internal processes to ensure the highest safety and clarification for our members.
Less than 100 days until the World Congress! Register today! Discounts are available for IASP members.
Trainees Register for the World Congress at Discounted Rates It’s graduation season! Congratulations to the trainees who have recently earned a degree, completed a post-doc or fellowship, or reached another career milestone. Keep your career momentum going by registering for the World Congress on Pain. Don’t miss this unparalleled opportunity for education, networking, mentoring, and mastering new skills. Register today at the trainee rate - $450, only $90 a day for 5 packed days – half of the regular member rate!
Did you know? Single sign-on allows you to login to painjournalonline.com with your IASP username and password. The benefit of single sign-on is that you have a better online reading experience and increased security, while reducing the need to remember multiple passwords.
The June PAIN cover illustrates the Signal Relay, an original acrylic painting by Section Editor and author, Kathleen A. Sluka. This painting shows neurotransmission with axons on the right, and synapses on the left. Note the microtubules in the axons, synaptic vesicles and mitochondria in the axon terminals, and postsynaptic density, actin and mitochondria in the dendrites.
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