About the Society

International Forum for the Study of Itch

The International Society for the Study of Itch (IFSI) is a multidisciplinary international association of clinical practitioners, researchers and scientists dedicated to improving our understanding and treatment of pruritus for the benefit of suffering patients worldwide. The Society is a non-profit professional organization (registered in NC, USA). Membership is open to clinicians, researchers, scientists and other health professionals engaged in the research and treatment of itch. The IFSI mission is to advance itch-related research and education and to promote treatment and clinical efforts to help alleviate this debilitating symptom. The main goal is to create an active society that will contribute to the study of Itch.