Additional Resources

American Academy of Pain Management
The American Academy of Pain Management is a non-profit organization that educates clinicians about pain and its management through an integrative interdisciplinary approach. The Academy provides an environment for clinicians from a variety of healthcare disciplines to network and share knowledge for optimal patient care.

International Association for the Study of Pain
IASP brings together scientists, clinicians, health care providers, and policy makers to stimulate and support the study of pain and to translate that knowledge into improved pain relief worldwide. Founded in 1973, IASP is the world's largest multidisciplinary organization focused specifically on pain research and treatment. IASP currently has more than 7,000 members from 133 countries and in 90 chapters.

American Pain Society
The American Pain Society is a national chapter of the International Association for the Study of Pain.

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
IFFGD is a registered nonprofit education and research organization whose mission is to inform, assist, and support people affected by gastrointestinal (GI) disorders. IFFGD works with patients, families, physicians, practitioners, investigators, employers, regulators, and others to broaden understanding about gastrointestinal disorders and support or encourage research.

Society of Pediatric Psychology
The official website of the Society of Pediatric Psychology (SPP), Division 54 of the American Psychological Association. The Society's purpose is to provide education, resources, and information about professional opportunities to its members and guests.

University of North Carolina's Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders
The mission of the UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders is to advance the biopsychosocial understanding and treatment of functional gastrointestinal and motility disorders through an integrated approach to patient care, research, training, and education.