Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee (IPRCC)

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Call for Nominations

he IPRCC seeks nominations for members from scientists, physicians and health professionals who are leaders in the field of pain research; and members of the general public who are representatives of leading research, advocacy and service organizations for individuals with pain-related conditions.


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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Taking Migraine Seriously

Dr. Porter featured on CBS News – Taking Migraine Seriously

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NIH HEAL Initiative

Learn how the NIH HEAL initiative will bolster research across the NIH to improve pain management.


Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Noninvasive, Nonpharmacological Treatment for Chronic Pain: A Systematic Review