The Canadian Pain Coalition is a Partnership of pain consumer groups, health professionals who care for people in pain, and scientists studying better ways of treating pain. This partnership began in May 2002 as an initiative of the Canadian Pain Society, which remains an active partner.
Our Purpose is to promote sustained improvement in the treatment of all types of pain through:
- Developing educational programs for the public
- Informing government about the needs of the pain community
- Increasing media coverage of pain
Media Clips - Overcome Pain - Live Well Again
Neil Pearson, MSc, BScPT, BA-BPHE, Cert MDT, CYT, 2007
President of AQDC honoured by the Governor General of Canada
May 5, 2013 » Ottawa
AQDC’s president Mr. Jacques Laliberté, was recently recognized with the Caring Canadian Award as part of the National Volunteer Week which was held April 21 to 27, 2013. His Excellency the...
Lynn Cooper interview with CTV Southwestern Ontario
February 13, 2013 » Waterloo
Dear Members, — — Watch a recent media piece from CTV Southwestern Ontario, that was broadcast on Wednesday, November 18, 2009. The health story features CPC President Lynn Cooper speaking about a lack...
CTV 3 Part Series on Chronic Pain
February 5, 2013 » Waterloo
Dear CPC members, — CPC highlights pain issues in CTV 3 Part Series on Chronic Pain that achieves national exposure. — We are delighted to inform you about a three part CTV news series on chronic pain that...
The Scary Truth About Our Pain Problem - Chatelaine
February 1, 2013 » Online
Chatelaine Article February 2013