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Get Involved with AAPM

Make an Impact in Pain Medicine and Explore Ways to Get Involved

Members are the lifeblood of AAPM and are invited to contribute to and engage with AAPM in the following ways. The Academy offers many opportunities to bring your expertise to the field of pain medicine and make an impact.

Connect with Colleagues

Publish and Present Your Research

Serve Your Colleagues

AAPM Committees and Task Forces drive the Academy’s strategic initiatives and is composed of volunteer member leaders. Learn more about these leadership groups and how to be considered for a position.

Recruit Members

Refer a colleague to AAPM and be entered into a monthly drawing for a $100 Amazon card and recognition in the AAPM E-News. Referrals are easy. Just log in to “My Account” and select “Refer a Colleague.”

Expand Your Voice

As a member of the AMA House of Delegates (HOD), AAPM speaks for its members concerning issues critical to their pain practices. Consider joining the AMA to help AAPM maintain its representation in the HOD, which is apportioned to medical specialty societies based on the portion of its physician members that also maintain AMA membership.

Member Benefits

Gain access to publications, tools, and discounts on pain management education and events with your AAPM membership.

As a member of AAPM, you are part of the premier organization dedicated to advancing and promoting the full spectrum of multidisciplinary pain care, education, advocacy, and research to improve function and quality of life for people in pain.

AAPM members have access to a wide array of educational and professional benefits, such as those below.

Pain Medicine

AAPM’s journal, the premier source of peer-reviewed research and commentary on the multidisciplinary clinical practice of pain medicine.


Stay informed with AAPM’s bimonthly e-newsletter that provides timely updates on the latest developments in pain research, advocacy and legislative issues, practice management, clinical trials, and news about the Academy and its members.

AAPM E-News is the only newsletter I read to get the latest news and research in the specialty of pain medicine. It’s provides comprehensive coverage of the field and provides valuable information applicable to my practice. It’s a fantastic resource and one of the best benefits of AAPM membership.”
—AAPM Board of Director Robert W. Hurley, MD PhD, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC

Discounted Registration Rates for the AAPM Annual Meeting

AAPM Annual Meeting attendees can earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, get the most current advances in pain medicine, and network with leaders in the field of pain medicine.

AAPM Education Center

Members receive waived or reduced rates on trusted, quality on-demand education presented by top experts and researchers in the field.

Practice Management Tools

Stay up to date on current events impacting your daily practice with coding and reimbursement news, tips, and updates, including AAPM position statements, clinical practice guidelines, and other evidence-based information. Members also have access to Common Pain Medicine CPTTM Codes.

Membership Directory

The membership directory is an essential networking and referral tool is at your fingertips simply by logging in to your account. You must be a current member to access the directory.  

AMA Representation

AAPM’s seat in the AMA House of Delegates allows us to speak for our members about issues critical to their pain practices.



Join AAPM or Renew Your Membership

Joining AAPM means gaining access to exclusive member benefits and becoming part of the multimodal organization dedicated to the treatment of pain. There are several membership types to choose from depending on your career status and location. You can learn more and join online or by contacting member services.

Join online Renew your membership

Renew automatically and never miss another benefit.

When joining AAPM or renewing your membership, you can set yourself up to auto renew, ensuring that you’ll never lose access to AAPM’s member benefits such as Pain Medicine and AAPM E-News, discounts on all of AAPM’s educational content including the Annual Meeting, and free tools like clinical practice guidelines and coding tips. Select auto renewal at checkout and secure your membership status.

You now have the opportunity to manage your benefits when you log in to your AAPM account.

Amgen Novartis

Corporate Relations Council Members

Corporate Relations Council Profiles

The Corporate Relations Council of the American Academy of Pain Medicine partners in seeking new advances in the specialty of pain management and optimum quality of life for pain patients. The Council enables you to connect in a more significant way with the leaders in Pain Management.

Learn how to join this distinguished list of AAPM Corporate Relations Council companies.


One Amgen Center Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320-1799

Our Mission
To improve patient lives and access to treatment through strong mutually beneficial relationships with key patient, professional, and multi-stakeholder organizations, delivering on Amgen’s mission to serve patients.


Helixmith Co., Ltd.
10390 Pacific Center Court
San Diego, CA 92121

Eli Lilly and Company
Lilly Corporate Center
Indianapolis, IN 46285

710 Medtronic Parkway
Minneapolis, MN 55432-5604

At Medtronic, we’re committed to Innovating for Life by pushing the boundaries of medical technology and actually changing the way the world treats chronic disease. Medtronic Neuromodulation provides innovative implantable neurostimulation and drug delivery devices to therapeutically treat intractable pain, as well as other chronic diseases and neurological disorders.


Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc.
780 Dedham Street, Suite 800
Canton, MA 02021

1220 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Teva Pharmaceuticals
11100 Nall Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66211

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. is a leading global pharmaceutical company committed to increasing access to high-quality healthcare by developing, producing and marketing affordable medicines. Teva is the world’s largest generic drug maker and has branded businesses focused on CNS, oncology, pain, respiratory and women’s health.

US WorldMeds
4441 Springdale Rd.
Louisville, KY 40241

US WorldMeds is a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, licenses, and brings to market unique healthcare products designed to improve the lives of patients with challenging conditions and unmet medical needs.

Corporate Relations Council

Reserve your seat on AAPM’s Corporate Relations Council.

The American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) Corporate Relations Council is a distinguished community of healthcare professionals with a sustained interest in pain disorders and pain management.

Partnering with AAPM offers many opportunities to interact with the leading pain physicians and clinicians of the pain management treatment teams. As part of the Council you’ll join a distinguished community of physicians, researchers, and allied health professionals with a sustained interest in pain disorders and pain management. It is designed to:

  • provide a format for establishing and building relationships
  • foster open dialogue among key industry representatives
  • gain greater understanding of the mutual area of interest
  • further programs that promote optimal, cost-effective care for patients affected by pain.

Participation in the AAPM Corporate Relations Council is available to organizations that support the mission and vision of AAPM. Corporate Relations Council companies are profiled on our Corporate Relations Council Members webpage so that AAPM members have the opportunity to learn more about each company.

Download the Corporate Relations Council Brochure to view the variety of benefits.

Join the AAPM Corporate Relations Council

Complete and return this application form or reach out with questions to Josh Karney, Senior Sales Manager–Professional Relations at [email protected].

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