Scottish Pain Research Community (SPaRC) Seventh Annual meeting

Scottish Pain Research Community (SPaRC) Seventh Annual meeting


March 24, 2017
West Park Conference Centre, Dundee, DD2 1NN

Co-organised by Professor Lesley Colvin, University of Edinburgh, and Chair, SPaRC

Following last year’s successful meeting, we are pleased to announce the Seventh Annual Scientific Meeting of the Scottish Pain Research Community (SPaRC) which will take place on Friday 24th March 2017 at the West Park Conference Centre, Dundee ( This conference is open to all key stakeholders with an interest in pain management, including scientist, clinicians, students, 3rd sector and patient representatives.  This year, a full delegate fee of £40 will be introduced to cover increasing costs. The SPaRC team is committed to keeping costs low, given the high calibre of both research and speakers at this annual meeting. Registration remains free for students, patient representatives and third sector representatives.

The meeting format includes short research presentations, poster presentations, and key note speakers.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Professor Lars Arendt-Nielsen, Denmark, President Elect, IASP
  • Dr Jonathan Hill, Senior Lecturer in Physiotherapy, University of Keele