A Message from the Director
Welcome to the Michael G. DeGroote National Pain Centre. In collaboration with patient partners, clinical experts and methodologists, one of the National Pain Centre's primary functions is to develop, update and disseminate clinical practice guidelines for pain management.
- Jason Busse, DC, PhD
October 21, 2021
Dr. Norm Buckley presented the process of evaluating the Canadian Opioid Guideline (2017) in the UK's Research Features magazine.
September 24, 2021
MGD National Pain Centre director, Dr. Jason Busse's new Rapid Recommendations for Medical Cannabis for chronic pain now published in the British Medical Journal.
June 16, 2021
National Pain Centre Director Jason Busse named one of ten new researchers across three faculties have been named new Canada Research Chairs, a prestigious honour created to promote Canada’s world class research and development.
June 15, 2021
Four Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) researchers have been named Canada Research Chairs, a prestigious honour created to promote Canada’s world class research and development
May 24, 2021
Chronic Pain Centre of Excellence for Canadian Veterans extends deadline for research funding and graduate scholarship applications to May 31, 2021.
May 6, 2021
The final report addresses the third mandate of the Task Force, to provide recommendations on priority actions to ensure people with pain are recognized and supported and that pain is understood, prevented, and effectively treated across Canada.