Welcome to the Chronic Pain Network
The Chronic Pain Network is one of five networks to receive funding through the Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) and represents an unprecedented level of collaboration amongst national stakeholders.
Working with patients as partner, the Network supports, coordinates and synchronizes leading innovative and high-impact research with the ultimate goal of removing barriers to better chronic pain management.
Our Summer 2017 newsletter is now available. Find out what new and exciting things are happening in the Chronic Pain Network. Read a message from our Scientific Director, Dr. Norm Buckley, or meet one of our Patient Partners. Our current newsletter is available in both English and French. You can download it here.
2017 Opioid Guidelines Webinar Now Available Online
Dr. Jason Busse's webinar about the 2017 Opioid Guidelines for use in Chronic Non-Cancer Pain is now available online. View it online or download a copy.
Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability Webinar
Chronic Pain Network Scientific Director, Dr. Norm Buckley, recently gave a webinar for the Canadian Institute for the Relief of Pain and Disability. Dr. Buckley discussed the purpose, objectives, and structure of the Chronic Pain Network, as well as approved research and opportunities for participation with the Network.