Research about pain, and for people in pain is ongoing, and growing.

These sites include organizations that are funding, promoting, and sharing research and current knowledge about pain, as well as pain programs and other resources that might be useful for people in pain in Canada.

International Association for The Study of Pain

"The International Association for the Study of Pain brings together scientists, clinicians, health-care providers, and policymakers to stimulate and support the study of pain and translate that knowledge into improved pain relief worldwide."

The Canadian Pain Society

"The Canadian Pain Society is a society of scientists and health professionals who have a vested interest in pain research and management. 

As a chapter of the IASP, the CPS supports the treatment of pain as a basic human right and is currently advocating for a Canadian National Pain Strategy."

University Pain Research


British Columbia 

Canadian Physiotherapy Association

Canadian Institutes of Health Research

University Health Network

The Ottawa Hospital

Mount Sinai Hospital