You can search the IPRP database of over 1200 federally funded research projects using Tier 1 and Tier 2 categories. Tier 1 (Research Types) categories are broad – basic, translational, and clinical research. Tier 2 categories define 29 specific topic areas that are uniquely relevant to pain research, such as Pain Conditions, Themes, and Agency. 

1. Select a research type by clicking in the Research Type field. To choose more than one type, click back into the field and a drop-down list of the remaining choices will appear.
IPRP Advanced Search Screen

2. Filter your search by choosing one or more Tier 2 categories, such as Themes, Pain Conditions, or Agency.

  • OPTIONAL: Enter specific search keywords to further refine your search. For example, Principal Investigator name or Project Number.

IRPR Search Screen
3. Click on the Search Now button to see the results of your search.
Results of Search
4. Choose any of the check boxes in the left hand search facets to drill down within your search results.
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