Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Who should attend the Meeting?
A: All healthcare professionals involved in the management and understanding of pain including doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, psychologists, occupational therapists and scientists.

Q: Do you have to be a member of the British Pain Society to attend the Meeting?
A: No. The meeting is open to both members and non-members but membership does guarantee advanced notification of the Meeting and a reduced registration fee.

Q: Does the Society offer financial support to delegates?
A: Yes. Financial support towards registration, travel and accommodation is available to fully paid-up member of the British Pain Society in the form of bursary. Priority will be given to those submitting a poster and those on a lower salary or where no other source of funding is available. Bursary forms are available on request from the Secretariat.

Q: How many participants attend the Meeting?
A: For the last few years around 600 participants have attended the Meeting per year.

Q: Can one author submit more than one poster?
A: Yes. There is no limit to the number of posters submitted.

Q: Does the Meeting attract CPD points?
A: Yes. The British Pain Society is a recognised provider of CPD points by the Royal College of Anaesthetists. All delegates are provided with certificates of attendance.

Q: How can I find out more information regarding the forthcoming Meeting?
A: View our ASM pages which are regularly updated here