2023 Innovation Challenge

Saturday, March 25, 2023

We believe innovation and technology are key to advancing healthcare, improving outcomes, and driving pain medicine forward.

Join us in finding novel and creative ways to advance our mission by taking part in our Innovation Challenge, designed specifically for innovators, healthcare entrepreneurs, startups, researchers and teams with solutions to improve the lives of people living with pain across all specialties and fields of medicine.

Submit Your Pitch Today

Deadline to Submit Your Pitch is February 5, 2023

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AAPM is excited to announce our continued partnership with the MIT Hacking Medicine to present the 2nd Annual Pain Innovation Challenge at the AAPM Annual Meeting at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa on March 25, 2023. This year, our amazing sponsors include Abbott and Saluda – two incredibly innovative companies on the cutting edge of neuromodulation in pain medicine.

Our 2023 prizes include advising and mentorship from AAPM leaders and a feature on the SiriusXM Radio show Aches and Gains with Dr. Paul Christo, which includes an audience of nearly 300,000 listeners weekly.