World Institute of Pain

Commemorating 25 years of excellence as the global institute for the advancement of education, training, and certification of pain physicians.

WIP Founders: Serdar Erdine, Gabor Racz, Prithvi Raj, Ricardo Ruiz-Lopez   Kris Vissers and Craig Hartrick On the eve of the defense of Hemmo Bosscher's doctoral thesis - 2017 Feb 21 - Craig Hartrick, Hemmo Bosscher, Kris Vissers On the eve of the defense of Hemmo Bosscher's doctoral thesis - C. Hartrick, B. Heavner, H. Bosscher, K. Vissers WIP Executive Board Meeting – Maastricht 2015 - Prithvi Raj, Serdar Erdine, Athina Vadalouca, Craig Hartrick, Dianne Willard, Philippe Mavrocordatos, Muhammad Ather, Maarten van Kleef, Kris Vissers, Jan van Zunder The Kiss Kris Vissers with Rubina Ahmad, Andrea Trescot and 2016 World Congress Delegates 2016 EFIC Pain School - Katanolli with Kris Vissers in Nijmegen WIP Past-President & Founder, Ricardo Ruiz-Lopez with Taiwan Pain Society representatives, including Prof.Yu-Chuan Tsai Budapest 2015 - James Heavner, Serdar Erdine, Gabor Racz, Prithvi Raj, Ricardo Ruiz-Lopez, Standiford HelmMichael Gofeld, Kris Vissers, Clifford Woolf, James Rathmell, Richard Rauck, Honorio BenzonLiong Liem teaching at WIP Benelux workshop 2001-2002 FIPPsKris Vissers and Peter Staats with colleagues in Singapore - 2016 Dr. Ho Kok Yuen, MD, FIPP, President of Singapore Pain Society Ricardo Ruiz-Lopez teaching FIPP Award Ceremony 2014 Miles Day, Maarten van Kleef, Sang Chul Lee, James Heavner at FIPP Award Ceremony 2013Kris Vissers with Raad Al-Khafaji, Secretary General of the Iraqi Society for Pain Management

NEW - 9/18/2019 - WIP EXECUTIVE BOARD 2019-2021 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

FIPP Members of WIP in good standing are invited to participate in the recommendation of qualified candidates for the 2019-2021 Executive Board (“Board of Directors”) of the World Institute of Pain®, in accordance with the eligibility criteria. 

YOU MUST BE LOGGED IN TO ACCESS NOMINATION FORMS.


Invitation to Host the WIP Taipei Interventional Pain Workshop & First East-Asian FIPP/CIPS Examination - (Download as PDF)















Introducing the Class of 2017 Fellow of International Pain Practice (FIPP)
Introducing the Class of 2017 Certified Interventional Pain Sonologist (CIPS)

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Why join the WIP?

Be a part of the next 25 years!

Join us at the next World Congress in beautiful Rome, Italy.


NEW BOOK! - The Story of the World Institute of Pain available now!

Obtain your copy with a $10 donation to the WIP Outreach Fund, includes shipping.

PREVIEW - READ "In Memoriam", Preface and Foreward


REVISIT WIP 2016!
WIP 2016 was a successful gathering that harnessed the expertise and experience of thousands of pain clinicians from around the world including physicians, researchers, students and nurses.
Click Here to view the Abstract book and webcasts of lectures by Esther M. Benedetti, USA, Honorio T. Benzon, USA and many more!
WHY SHOULD YOU TAKE THE FIPP EXAM?


 




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