Two positions on EFIC Executive Board open for election

Two positions on EFIC Executive Board open for election

The 2021 European Pain Federation EFIC Council Meeting will take place in June 2021 in a virtual setting. We will be holding elections for two positions on the Executive Board. 1. President-Elect. The successful candidate will serve for two years as President-Elect,...
World Obesity Day 2021

World Obesity Day 2021

World Obesity Day takes place annually on 4 March. It is organised by the World Obesity Federation, a non-profit body which is in official relations with the World Health Organisation and is a collaborating body on the Lancet Commission on Obesity. The mission of...
#EFIC2022 Workshop submission now open

#EFIC2022 Workshop submission now open

We are pleased to announce that workshop submission for the EFIC Congress 2022 – Pain in Europe XII is now open. Due to the ongoing effects of COVID-19, #EFIC2022 will be held as a hybrid meeting, offering delegates both onsite face-to-face sessions and online...
#EFICPlainTalking: A new campaign on health literacy

#EFICPlainTalking: A new campaign on health literacy

The European Pain Federation EFIC is delighted to announce the launch of the Plain Talking campaign as part of EFIC President Brona Fullen’s presidential campaign on health literacy.What is health literacy? Health literacy is how a person can find information...
Challenges and Opportunities in Translational Pain Research

Challenges and Opportunities in Translational Pain Research

Our understanding of pain has increased significantly over the past 40 years, allowing us to understand basic pain mechanisms and develop treatments for improved pain management. However, there are many challenges preventing us from applying basic science towards...