CHANGE PAIN® Advisory Panel

 

The Initiative is supported by the European Pain Federation EFIC® and involves pain experts from across Europe and the United States. The group is chaired by Professor Hans Georg Kress, Immediate Past President of the European Pain Federation EFIC® and Dr Gerhard H.H. Müller-Schwefe, President of the German Pain Association (DGS).

 

The Advisory Panel meets regularly to discuss relevant topics how to improve today's practice in managing severe chronic pain more efficiently.

 

The commitments are:

 

RESEARCH
Generate insights confirming patients' needs
 
PUBLISH
Communicate findings in scientific publications
 
EDUCATE
Improve knowledge on pain physiology and treatment among healthcare professionals
 

 


 
  Dr Karsten Ahlbeck
Capio St. Göran's Hospital Stockholm, Sweden
  Dr Dominic Aldington
Churchill Hospital Oxford, UK
  Prof Eli Alon
Zurich, Switzerland
  Prof Stefano Coaccioli
Perugia University Medical School, Terni, Italy
  Dr Beverly Collett
University Hospitals of Leicester, UK
  Dr Flaminia Coluzzi
SAPIENZA University of Rome, Italy
  Prof Frank Huygen
University Hospital Rotterdam, Netherlands
  Dr Wolfgang Jaksch
Wilhelminenspital Vienna, Austria
  Prof Eija Kalso
Helsinki Univ Central Hospital, Finland
  Dr Magdalena Kocot-Kępska
Poradia Leczenia Bólu, Kraków, Poland
  Prof Hans Georg Kress (CHAIR)
Medical University / AKH Vienna, Austria
  Dr Ana Cristina Mangas
Ourem, Portugal
  Dr Cesar Margarit Ferri
Hospital General Universitario de Alicante, Spain
  Dr Philippe Mavrocordatos
Clinique Cecil Lausanne, Switzerland
  Dr Bart Morlion
University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
  Dr Gerhard H.H. Müller-Schwefe (CHAIR)
Centre for Interdisciplinary Pain Therapy & Palliative Care, Goeppingen, Germany
  Dr Andrew Nicolaou
London, UK
  Dr Concepción Pérez Hernández
Hospital Universitario de la Princesa Madrid, Spain
  Prof Joseph Pergolizzi
Naples Anesthesia and Pain Associates, Naples/Florida, USA
  Prof Michael Schäfer
Charité Berlin, Germany
  Dr Patrick Sichere
Paris, France
 

 

Chair members 2014


Professor
Hans Georg Kress
 
Dr Gerhard H.H.
Müller-Schwefe

 


CHANGE PAIN® Initiative

 


Professor Hans Georg Kress

 


CHANGE PAIN® - understanding and improving the current pain management approach

 


Dr Gerhard H.H. Müller-Schwefe

 


EFIC