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.


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