The Cancer Pain Research Consortium (CPRC) is a 501 (c)3 organization founded to improve the management of cancer-related pain through interdisciplinary collaboration in research, the development of best practice guidelines, and education for physicians and patients.


To generate and promote interdisciplinary, patient-centered, evidence-based care for cancer-related pain and suffering.


We are building a global, multi-disciplinary workforce that is changing how cancer pain is treated. To this end, CPRC is becoming the world leader in advancing multi-modal cancer pain intervention.


Patient Centric  Everything we do, as members and collectively as a consortium, is in service of our patients’ best interests.

Trust  Consistently demonstrate compassion, competency and responsibility; act as exemplary stewards of our resource and partnerships.

Diversity  Include, reflect, and support perspectives from across all of our professional and patient populations.

Areas of Focus

  1. Expanding the global hub for best practices (Research, Education, Training)
  2. Patient empowerment and access
  3. Establishing a development and research fund
  4. Membership growth