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Pain In Children & Adolescents

The Pain in Children & Adolescents SIG supports a multidisciplinary approach to the field of pain management in children and adolescents. Encourage education and research in paediatric pain (acute pain, procedural and iatrogenic pain, and persistent/chronic pain). The SIG supports health professionals within New Zealand to improve child and adolescent pain management through advocacy, strategy, and planning. The SIG provides advice to the Paediatric Society on current issues in the field of pain affecting the health and well-being of children and young people. The SIG collaborates with the NZ Pain Society Pain in Childhood SIG, to best achieve joint goals.