About this section

The Pain Medicine Section’s purpose is to advance the understanding of the mechanisms and treatment of pain in all of its presentations and clinical settings and to provide educational activities that cover a wide range of medical and non-medical disciplines, exploring the impact of pain and delivering high-quality learning opportunities.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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Dr Sibtain Anwar
President
Dr Ashish Shetty
Honorary Secretary

Upcoming pain medicine events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Pain Medicine Section.

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Webinar

Fibromyalgia in the 21st century: Redefining care

Fibromyalgia is a lifelong condition which causes pain all over the body, as well as other symptoms including fatigue, sleep problems and psychological distress. Although the exact cause is unknown, i...
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Visceral pain – what's going on inside?

Visceral pain is largely overlooked compared to its somatic counterpart. However, visceral pain is often a significant part of many common medical conditions, including irritable bowel syndrome and in...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Student prizes & awards

Pain Medicine

There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

Trainee prizes & awards

Pain Medicine

There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

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