Wednesday, March 2, 2022

NICHD Virtual Meeting: Hot Topics and Emerging Trends in Gynecologic Pain Research

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Tune in to hear our own Dr. Suzie As-Sanie share her expertise on the neurobiology of pelvic pain to enhance clinical care.

The goal of this meeting is to bring together both established and new investigators in the field of gynecologic pain research to spur interest, share ideas, and discuss emerging trends within gynecologic pain research and within the wider field of chronic pain research as it relates to gynecologic pain. This meeting will cover five major topics related to gynecologic pain: 


  1. Hot topics and emerging trends in gynecologic pain research
  2. Chronic pelvic pain
  3. Dysmenorrhea
  4. Vestibulodynia
  5. Gynecologic pain management/treatment


Speakers will give an overarching view of emerging topics within their field of expertise and discuss progress, successes, challenges, gaps, and potential future directions in a discussion session. Dr. As-Sanie will be speaking at 2:00 pm. View the full agenda.

Featured Speaker

Sawsan As-Sanie

Sawsan As-Sanie, M.D., M.P.H.

Robert K Ferguson and Virginia A. Ferguson Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Division of Gynecology