Effective pain care is multidisciplinary. We are, too.

Be part of the premier organization dedicated to advancing and promoting the full spectrum of multidisciplinary pain care, education, advocacy, and research. AAPM is a community of pain professionals from a diverse range of fields who are dedicated to improve function and quality of life for people in pain.

Discover how AAPM can equip you as a member of the pain care team. 

Discounted AAPM Annual Meeting registration, access to the Academy’s journal, Pain Medicine, and free/discounted online education are just a few benefits of AAPM membership.

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AAPM Expands Its Active Member Category

In 2019, the AAPM Board voted to expand its Active Member category to non-physicians who possess a doctoral degree in psychology or neuroscience. Hear what one member has to say about AAPM:

Lamer Tim
AAPM is THE multidisciplinary pain society. While my clinical and academic focus is in interventional spine care and neuromodulation, I am a strong believer of multidisciplinary care for patients with chronic pain and AAPM is the one professional society that puts it all together.
--Tim J. Lamer, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

I invite you to learn more about the premier non-profit professional association serving the multidisciplinary pain care team, equipping members through education, advocacy, research, and engagement.

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