Join thousands of members who are committed to providing optimal patient care.

Be part of the only professional pain management association that embraces an integrative model of care. Membership gives you access to resources, education you can’t find anywhere else, and a network of like-minded clinicians.

The American Academy of Pain Management is one of the best places to learn to share with other healthcare professionals about the treatment of chronic pain patients.

Lucy White-Ferguson, DC is a chiropractor based in Taos, New Mexico.

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Benefits of membership

Access to credentialing (Advanced Diplomate, Fellow, Clinical Associate)

Reduced registration rates for the Academy's Annual Clinical Meeting

A listing in the Academy's searchable clinician database

Policy action alerts

Access to networking opportunities with thousands of other like-minded clinicians

The Pain Practitioner quarterly magazine and Currents newsletter

Choose the membership that is right for you.

The Academy offers a membership program designed to make membership affordable for our members while offering free membership to students and residents. You can also learn about our Corporate Membership program.

General Membership


Open to all clinicians and affiliates.

Student Membership


Complimentary to all full-time students or residents.

Pain Management Facility Membership


Open to hospitals, clinics, practices, and other institutions offering interdisciplinary pain management.