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The Society of the Study of Pain aims to promote education, training, research and development in all fields of pain. It endeavours to increase both professional and public awareness of the prevalence of pain and the facilities that are available for its management. The Society is involved in all aspects of pain and its management through the work of the various Committees, Special Interest Groups and via its publications, Annual Scientific Meeting and educational seminars.

Who We Are

Our Mission

The mission of the SSPN is to create and disseminate knowledge on pain and inform clinical excellence through interdisciplinary collaboration.

Our Vision

The vision of the SSPN is to be a key academic voice and a leader, both nationally and internationally, in pain research and education.

Our Objectives

Encouraging Pain Research
Improving the Management of Pain
Promoting Education and Training in the field of pain


With total submission to the will of God and with gratitude for a life well spent, I regret to announce the passing on to glory of our former President,
Prof. ‘Simbo Amano-Boadu.

A big loss to SSPN indeed. May God grant her family and the SSPN the fortitude to bear this great loss.

Annual Membership Dues

Dear highly esteemed SSPN members, 
you are hereby reminded to kindly pay your ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP DUES

“Advancing the understanding and management of pain for the benefit of patients”

The Society for the Study of Pain (SSPN) is a representative body of medical and paramedical specialists who have dedicated their careers to the treatment and management of patients with chronic pain disorders.

Pain Management

Endeavours to promote public awareness of persistent pain as a chronic illness, which seriously impacts quality of life for patients and their families.

ASAN membership

Membership is open to individuals, organizations, or firms interested in research and application, instruction, or extension in animal science or associated with the production, processing, marketing, or distribution of livestock and livestock products.