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International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management



Country: USA

Region: The Americas

Status: Affiliate

Tier: Tier 3

President: Dr. Nancy Shaffran


Rep: Dr. Bonnie Wright


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The International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management (IVAPM), is an educational resource, for veterinary professionals interested in animal pain prevention, management and treatment.

IVAPM provides pain management specific continuing education courses and tracks at many conferences throughout the nation, select international venues and through distance learning applications. Additionally, IVAPM is the accrediting organization for Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioners (CVPP).

As an international association, our members include veterinarians, veterinary technicians and specialty animal healthcare providers throughout 31 countries. IVAPM promotes and supports the World Small Animal Veterinary Association's (WSAVA) Global Pain Council Guidelines throughout our membership.

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Annual Report (PDF)