UW Research

NIH Pain Consortium Center of Excellence in Pain Education at the University of Washington



To develop, evaluate, and distribute innovative case-based pain management curriculum content, platforms and resources for medical, nursing, dental, pharmacy, social work, and public health professionals.

Core Services Offered

Curriculum development, evaluation, and dissemination of pain management education for health professionals and to integrate evidence-based inter-professional curriculum into existing courses to enhance and improve how health professionals are taught about pain and its treatment.

Funding Information

NIDA N01DA-15-4424

Reporting Structure

UW CoEPE Executive Committee and CoEPE Advisory Committee

Related UW Entities

School of Medicine: Department of Medicine, Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Department of Global Health, Department of Neurological Surgery, Department of Pediatrics, Department of Psychiatry, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
School of Nursing
School of Dentistry
School of Social Work
School of Public Health

External Partners

Bastyr University
US Army Western Regional Medical Command