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Dear Colleague,

I cordially invite you to attend MYOPAIN 2017: Tenth World Congress on Myofascial Pain Syndrome (MPS) and Fibromyalgia Syndrome (FMS) to be held in Bangalore (officially called Bengaluru) from October 4-8, 2017.  See program and register.

This keenly awaited world congress, being held after a gap of 4 years, will provide the latest research and knowledge on MPS, FMS, and other Soft Tissue Pain Syndromes. This is the first MYOPAIN Congress to be held outside USA and Europe.

MYOPAIN 2017 is targeted towards Pain Physicians, Physiatrists, Rheumatologists, Neurologists, Occupational Health Physicians, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Osteopaths, Chiropracters, Patients with Chronic Pain, their caregivers and advocates.

This international meeting is to bring together healthcare professionals around the globe to focus on basic science of soft tissues
and fascia; peripheral and central sensitization; risk factors for MPS and FMS; as well as clinical research on preventing and treating
chronic muscle pain, based on the best available clinical evidence. MYOPAIN 2017 will also offer several hands-on workshops and
satellite courses from some of the World’s foremost experts. MYOPAIN practitioners will be truly spoilt for choice of training options
during this congress.

I welcome you to come and join us in Bangalore “the IT Capital of India”, known for its famed, pleasant climate throughout the year,
one of the fastest growing metropolis in Asia, which will be a perfect backdrop for this prestigious and scientifically exacting world


Member of the IMS Board of Directors
Consultant in Orthopaedics, Rehabilitation, Ergonomics, Occupational Safety and Health,
RECOUP Neuromusculoskeletal Rehabilitation Centre, Bangalore, India
Organizing Chairperson, MYOPAIN 2017