The IPPS was established in 1996to educate health care professionals how to manage pelvic pain, thereby changing the lives of patients worldwide. We are a growing group of physicians, physical therapists, and mental health specialists committed to improving the management of pelvic pain syndromes through education, research, and providing the highest quality of evidence-based care.
Swati Spentose Pvt Ltd successfully conceptualized a global initiative for IC/BPS as Global Interstitial Cystitis Bladder Pain Syndrome Society (GIBS). Under the umbrella of GIBS, leading research scholars from all these associations and clinicians from across the globe, interested in the science and art of practice of BPS/IC will be invited to deliberate on various dimensions of this disease.
The International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM, formerly known as ISIR/ISSIR) was established in 1978 for the purpose of promoting research and exchange of knowledge for the clinical entity “impotence” throughout the international scientific community. The principal orientation of ISSM was initially towards basic science of erection, defects in the erectile mechanism, and the clinical aspects of diagnosis and treatment of erectile dysfunction. The orientation is now towards the whole field of human sexuality.