Advancing the Science of Quality SIG
To further the objectives of the American Pain Society and the IASP by encouraging interdisciplinary collaboration, transmission of evidence into practice, and improvements in public policy and healthcare systems.
Chair: Deb Gordon, RN DNP FAAN
Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
Harborview - Box 359733
325 Ninth Avenue - 9CT50
Seattle, WA 98104
Membership in the Advancing the Science of Quality SIG allows you the benefit of participating in an APS sponsored Listserv. This forum offers community members an exchange for sharing best practices, asking questions, offering helpful information, and networking. To post a message to all members, send an e-mail to ApsAdvancingScienceSIG@lists.americanpainsociety.org. Connect with us on Facebook.
- To create an interdisciplinary forum to forward the science of quality as it relates to pain management
- To enhance the identification and understanding of quality measures in pain
- To facilitate the creation and dissemination of innovative pain management quality improvement methodologies and resources
2010 Revised APS Patient Outcome Questionnaire
Developed by an interdisciplinary task force of members of the American Pain Society, the Patient Outcome Questionnaire (APS-POQ) for QI has been revised to include instrument psychometrics.
APS Annual Scientific Meeting
Mark your Calendars: 2017 APS Scientific Meeting
May 17–20, 2017
To join this SIG, contact the APS national office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advancing the Science of Quality | Basic Science | Clinical Trials | Complementary and Alternative Medicine | Ethics | Genetics and Pain | Geriatric Pain | Measurement of Pain and Its Impact | Military/Veterans | Nursing | Pain and Disparities | Pain Education | Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents | Pain Rehabilitation | Palliative Care | Pharmacotherapy | Primary Care | Psychosocial Research | Pain in Sickle Cell Disease