Learning about pain is imperative for everyone

There are many recommended curriculae for pain education by various interested groups.

International Association for the study of pain (IASP) lead on health care pain education and dental graduates. The European association of craniomandibular disorders also have a recommended pain curriculum.

Other additional suggested teaching for UK undergraduates recommended by the British Pain Society is the Undergraduate Pain Curriculae survey and survey of what is actually taught to dental students by Association British Academic Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Set guidance for neuroanatomy training for dentists is also available and for medical students.

There are a few orofacial pain post graduate programmes mainly run in USA by AAOP .

We are in the process of setting up a new OFP Masters programme at King College London, watch this space!