Quebec Pain Research Network

The vision of the QPRN is to be a leader in representing a wide range of research stakeholders in the search to understand the cellular and molecular basis of pain, to improve our assessment and treatment (pharmacological and non-pharmacological) of pain, to improve prevention efforts, as well as to ensure efficient and effective knowledge translation to adopt best practices in the multiple sectors of our healthcare system.

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Quebec Pain Research Network

The vision of the QPRN is to be a leader in representing a wide range of research stakeholders in the search to understand the cellular and molecular basis of pain, to improve our assessment and treatment (pharmacological and non-pharmacological) of pain, to improve prevention efforts, as well as to ensure efficient and effective knowledge translation to adopt best practices in the multiple sectors of our healthcare system.

Engage, empower, elevate

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Quebec Pain Research Network

The vision of the QPRN is to be a leader in representing a wide range of research stakeholders in the search to understand the cellular and molecular basis of pain, to improve our assessment and treatment (pharmacological and non-pharmacological) of pain, to improve prevention efforts, as well as to ensure efficient and effective knowledge translation to adopt best practices in the multiple sectors of our healthcare system.

Engage, empower, elevate

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The evenings of the Quebec Pain Society
The Quebec Pain Society (SQD) is a group of professionals from multiple specialties who want...
Edwards Family Interdisciplinary Centre for Pediatric Complex Pain
Complex pain in children is underdiagnosed and undertreated. About 20% of children and adolescents experience...

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PAINtalks 2020!
The PAINtalks 5th edition will take place in the Granada Theater in Sherbrooke on November...
QPRN Lunch and talk
These webinars will take place every last Friday of the month from 12-1PM and will...
Pilot Projects 2020
Congratulations to the 2020 recipients ! – Mélanie Bérubé – For her project : Development...
Hot pepper and back pain, a funny combo!
Back pain is the leading cause of disability worldwide. Spinal manipulation is a recommended treatment...
How do we use our whole body to do meaningful activities despite the pain?
Pain affects how we move, from completely avoiding certain activities to more subtle adaptations of...
Pain and itch can be transmitted by the same nervous cells
Pain is an unpleasant sensation that signals danger to our body and drives withdrawal or...
3 minutes of neuroscience – back to bASICs
Dorsal Root Ganglia are peripheral sensory hubs. Their role is to detect a variety of...
Spinal microglia and neuropathic pain
Microglia are a type of glial cells located throughout the brain and spinal cord. They do...
NAPS 2020!
NAPS is postponed in 2021 at the Chateau Montebello Applications can be submitted from December...

Highlight on the next generation

Relève étoile Jacques-Genest award
Jade Degrandmaison received the Relève étoiles Jacques-Genest prize from the Fonds de recherche en santé...
Images of our brain, to cure back pain
I present to you Pascal and Guillaume: two 40-year-old men suffering from back pain for...
Chronic pain and the pandemic: self-management to the rescue
Before the pandemic, people with chronic pain already had to arm themselves with patience to...