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Abdominal Pain Program Research

Generating and sharing new knowledge about chronic abdominal pain in kids is a vital component of the APP’s mission. Only through developing a better understanding of this complex condition can we hope to make treatment available and effective for everyone.

Our research program has three focus areas:

To date, research within the APP has resulted in over 30 published research articles and book chapters and over 50 presentations at national or international meetings. These efforts have helped to shape the discussion of abdominal pain across the nation and internationally.

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