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2017 Meeting Videos Now Available

The Video presentations from the 2017 IPPS Annual Meeting/3rd World Congress of Abdominal and Pelvic Pain held in Washington DC are now available online for member access.

Chronic Pelvic Pain Management in Women: An Integrative Approach

Two weeks ago, PAINWeek 2017 took place in Las Vegas, Nevada. Kathryn Witzeman, MD, FACOG, gave a presentation focusing on integrative modalities for the treatment of female chronic pelvic pain. During her presentation, Dr. Witzeman discussed a wide range of integrative modalities. To learn more about Dr. Witzeman's talk, please view the Clinical Pain Advisor's conference coverage.

Moving Forward Together As A Health Community

Moving Forward Together As A Health Community

Healthcare professionals are experts in health, patient care, education and community. We encourage leadership and inspire teamwork as we try to grow our society and build relationships. IPPS is a welcoming place that promotes inclusivity and cross-cultural competency.

New Educational Video Series from IPPS

View a teaser for our new members-only educational video series. To access these short videos on current issues for those treating patients with chronic pelvic pain, please login.

Message from the Board Chair

Message from the Board Chair

I am honored and very eager to start my position as the IPPS Chairman of the Board. Before I start, I would like to express my gratitude to all the IPPS members and staff that have supported me over the years and who trusted me with this very important role.

What's New!

In today’s challenging times, you need to stay informed and on top of your game. IPPS Membership provides you with information and connects you with the people and tools that will help you achieve your objectives.

2015 Consensus Terminology and Classification of Persistent Vulvar Pain

We are pleased to announce new consensus guidelines on the terminology of vulvar pain. 

Change in Membership Billing Cycle

IPPS has taken the decision to implement a change in billing cycle for membership billing and renewals. Membership will now be based on Calendar Year and not by Anniversary Date.

Responding to Critics, Gynecology Board Reverses Ban on Treating Male Patients

Gynecologists are no longer banned from treating male pelvic pain patients, says the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) in a reversal of its September directive.

ABOG Revises Definition of Obstetrician and Gynecologist and Clarifies Certification

Today the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) published a revised...

Men With Pelvic Pain Find a Path to Treatment Blocked by a Gynecology Board

Men With Pelvic Pain Find a Path to Treatment Blocked by a Gynecology Board

IPPS Resident Member, Amy Stein, MPT, BCB-PMD, is Featured in the September Issue of Elle Magazine!

IPPS Resident Member, Amy Stein, MPT, BCB-PMD, is Featured in the September Issue of Elle Magazine!

IPPS Resident Member, Amy Stein, MPT, BCB-PMD, is Featured in the September Issue of Elle Magazine!