International Symposium on Pediatric Pain

Financial aid to attend ISPP 2019, Basel, Switzerland, 16-20 June
For delegates from developing and currency-restricted countries

With the support of several sponsors, the SIG on Pain in Childhood invites delegates from developing and currency-restricted countries to apply for financial support to attend the International Symposium on Pediatric Pain 2019 in Basel,

Support includes registration for the Conference, Education Day and Gala dinner, as well as air fare travel and accommodation for a maximum of 6 nights organized by the ISPP Secretariat, as well as a small cash allowance toward meals not included in the program and ground transportation (except in home country).

The purpose of these funds is to assist those countries to develop capacity to effectively improve pain management in children, by enabling participation in the Conference and Education Day, and for attendees to gain knowledge and develop professional networks that will be of short- and long-term benefit.

Gender balance of recipients is an aim as well as representation of different research and professional disciplines.

Criteria for support of delegates:

  • Have submitted an abstract to the conference
  • Be a member of IASP SIG Pain in Childhood as of June 1, 2019

Application Process

Individuals who meet the criteria are invited to apply to the email by January 31, 2019, completing the form below and appending a short curriculum vitae. Receipt of applications will be acknowledged.
Applicants will be advised as soon as possible of whether their application is successful.

Application form for financial aid to attend ISPP 2019
Copy and paste the form below into your word processor.
Send the completed form with a short curriculum vitae to by January 31, 2019.

Applicant to complete








Please explain briefly what opportunity your current position allows to apply the knowledge gained from this conference in your country:

Please indicate level of proficiency in English:


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☐ Proficient user


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Are you a member of IASP?

☐ NO

Are you a member of the SIG on Pain in Childhood?

☐ NO

Have you submitted an abstract to the conference?

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If yes please give name of paper:

Are you a postgraduate student working in a field related to pain?

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If yes give name of thesis project or course and supervisor's name and email address:


Updated 20 Dec 2018

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