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July 13th, 2022

Website - Invitation to Tender


Chronic Pain Ireland invites tender submissions from interested Website Design and Development Service Suppliers to  replace our existing website using WordPress.

The contract calls for a process of discovery, design, development and modification along with in-house training for staff. It is anticipated that the contract will be completed over a 12-week period.

Tender Description

May 26th, 2022

Participant Information Sheet

Study Title: Physiotherapists and patients views on online exercise classes during the Covid-19 Pandemic. 

You are invited to take part in a research study that aims to determine the views of Irish Physiotherapists and patients towards physiotherapy-led online exercise classes. Thank you for taking the time to read this information leaflet, before you decide whether or not you wish to take part, you should read the information provided below carefully.

April 14th, 2022

Please consider completing a national survey on wellbeing and social inclusion that the National Disability Authority (NDA) launched on the 12th April. 

January 28th, 2022

A team of clinical doctors and researchers in neuroscience at the University of Zurich and the University of Cambridge are developing a tool to predict future pain levels in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.  Currently they have developed a device to track chronic pain levels in CRPS using portable EEG and a smartphone app.

The Research Team include:

Dr Maria Niedernhuber (University of Zurich, University of Cambridge),

Prof Tristan Bekinschtein (University of Cambridge),

January 27th, 2022

The International Association for the Study of Pain's Global Year focuses on a special aspect of pain and to increase awareness within the pain community and beyond. The aim of the 2022 Global Year is to increase awareness of pain knowledge and how it can benefit of those living with pain. The 2022 Global Year will provide fact sheets and webinars, news and publications, and workshops and events at World Congress to help lead to improved patient outcomes.