Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee (IPRCC)

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16th Annual Pain Consortium Symposium | Mitchell Max Awardee

Congratulations to Daisy Cantu!

 She was awarded the 2021 Mitchell Max Award for Research excellence at the 16th annual Pain Consortium Symposium for her talk, Stress Exacerbates Orofacial Pain Behaviors to a Greater Degree in Female Rats.

The Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee (IPRCC) is a Federal advisory committee created by the Department of Health and Human Services to enhance pain research efforts and promote collaboration across the government, with the ultimate goals of advancing the fundamental understanding of pain and improving pain-related treatment strategies.



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NIH HEAL Initiative

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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Noninvasive, Nonpharmacological Treatment for Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review