EFIC Pain School on Basics in Pain Medicine


Sunday – Friday, 6. – 11. September 2020


Klagenfurt, Austria


The course is focused on basic knowledge of pain physiology and pharmacology, anamnesis of chronic pain patients, basics of psychological pain therapy and interdisciplinary multimodal therapy. Basics of therapy for acute pain, tumour pain, headache, neuropathic pain, musculoskeletal pain and visceral pain. All pain syndromes are interactively discussed and deepened in the course based on case studies

→ Download the program here.

Funded Places:

As in previous year, there are 15 funded places per School; all the details are provided on this leaflet.

How can candidates apply?

Candidates should apply via EFIC centrally, or via their EFIC national chapter. Applications are reviewed by the EFIC Education Committee. Full details can be found here.

The deadline for applications is 30 April 2020.
The application review and notification to candidates is set for the 31 May 2020.

Recognition of the SPS:

SPS awards for this event ?? credit points for the preservation of the title „SPS pain specialist“