STAMP Study : Strategies To Assist with Management of Pain

How can I learn more about the study and find out if I qualify?

In Madison:
Call: (608) 212-6902
Email: STAMPstudy@fammed.wisc.edu

STAMP Study TeamCassandra, Shelbey, Alyssa, Alice, and Amanda of the University of Wisconsin-Madison team will be happy to discuss the study with you!

When and where will the study sessions be held?

The next study training sessions will be:

Tuesday or Thursday afternoons, starting April 28th, 2020
Location: Wingra Family Medical Center – Madison, WI

More training sessions are coming!  Please call us for dates.

Transportation assistance may be available, please call us for details.

This study may be a good fit if you:

  • Are interested in learning new methods designed to help manage your back pain
  • Are prescribed daily pain medication for your back pain (for example: Vicodin®, Percocet®, oxycodone, or morphine)
  • Agree to be assigned in a random way (like by flipping a coin) to learn one of two methods to help manage pain
  • Are 21 or older
  • Experience daily lower back pain for at least 3 months
  • Are willing to complete an 8-week training program of weekly 2-hour sessions in your local city to learn one of the two pain management methods
  • Are willing to complete in-person and online follow up surveys throughout the one year study

STAMP Study : Strategies To Assist with Management of Pain

University of Wisconsin

Lead Researcher

Aleksandra Zgierska, MD, PhD

Aleksandra Zgierska, MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
University of Wisconsin Madison

Madison Manager

Cindy Burzinski, MS

Cindy Burzinski, MS
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
University of Wisconsin Madison