The Defense & Veterans Center for Integrative Pain Management research covers a broad range of disciplines and approaches towards the management of pain with a focus on holistic, multidisciplinary, and multimodal pain management strategies that utilize state of the art modalities and technology to address acute and chronic pain.

Since our founding in 2003, DVCIPM has published or collaborated in over 100 journal articles, as well as published several book chapters, abstracts, and research posters. Since 2009 DVCIPM’s research has focused primarily on fulfilling the 109 recommendations outlined in the Pain Management Task Force.

Below are links to some of the various publications, protocols, and scientific advisory boards that are associated with DVCIPM:



See all DVCIPM’s published journal articles, posters, books, and book chapters.



DVCIPM conducts a variety of research. Find a list of ongoing research protocols.