Professor Patrice Forget

Professor Patrice Forget
M.D. Ph.D.

Clinical Chair in Anaesthesia



Professor Patrice Forget, M.D. Ph.D., has worked as Clinical Professor in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine in Belgium, and as President of the Belgian Pain Society. In 2019, he has been appointed as Clinical Chair in Anaesthesia at the University of Aberdeen (UK), and Honorary Consultant at the NHS Grampian.

He is involved in clinical research, focused on mainly pain, perioperative epidemiology and clinical pharmacology. For the last ten years, as principal investigator and/or national coordinator, he published more than 100 articles, letters or editorials.

External Memberships and Affiliations

Board Member of the European Pain Federation EFIC (Honorary Treasurer, Chair of the Societal Impact of Pain partnership with the Pain Alliance Europe)

Active member of the European Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care (ESAIC)

Past President of the Belgian Pain Society 


Research Overview

For the last ten years, as principal investigator and/or national coordinator, I have published more than 100 articles, letters or editorials, questioning current practices and opening new avenues in pain and perioperative medicine.

Current Research

My research programme, mostly focused on pain, combines perioperative epidemiology and clinical pharmacology approaches. 


Deputy Editor-in-Chief for the European Journal of Anaesthesiology

Associate Editor for the British Journal of Anaesthesia

Associate Editor for the British Journal of Pain

Associate Editor for Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine

Senior Editor for BMC Anesthesiology 

Editor for the Clinical Journal of Medicine (Section: Anesthesiology)

Board member of eCancer

Cochrane collaborator

Reviewer for more than 50 scientific journals.


Teaching Responsibilities

Professor of anaesthesia and pain medicine



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  • Persistent postoperative opioid use in Europe: A systematic review

    Sitter, T., Forget, P.

    European Journal of Anaesthesiology, vol. 38, no. 5, pp. 505-511

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Propofol for Induction and Maintenance of Anesthesia in Patients With Brugada Syndrome: A Single-Center, 25-Year, Retrospective Cohort Analysis

    Flamée, P., Viaene, K., Tosi, M., Nogueira Carvalho, H., de Asmundis, C., Forget, P., Poelaert, J.

    Anesthesia and Analgesia

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • High-Dose Spinal Cord Stimulation Reduces Long-Term Pain Medication Use in Patients With Failed Back Surgery Syndrome Who Obtained at Least 50% Pain Intensity and Medication Reduction During a Trial Period: A Registry-Based Cohort Study

    Goudman, L., De Smedt, A., Forget, P., Eldabe, S., Moens, M.

    Neuromodulation : journal of the International Neuromodulation Society, vol. 24, no. 3, pp. 520-531

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • What are the impact and the optimal design of a physical prehabilitation program in patients with esophagogastric cancer awaiting surgery?: A systematic review

    Piraux, E., Reychler, G., de Noordhout, L. M., Forget, P., Deswysen, Y., Caty, G.

    BMC sports science, medicine & rehabilitation, vol. 13, no. 1, 33

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Substance abuse by anaesthesiologists, shouldn't we do more?

    Forget, P., Baldacchino, A.

    European Journal of Anaesthesiology, vol. 38, pp. 1-2

    Contributions to Journals: Articles

  • Our project for the Journal(s)

    Bruder, N., Chew, M. S., Forget, P., Hansen, T. G., Longrois, D., Lukaszewicz, A., Pogatzki-Zahn, E., Van de Velde, M., Samama, C. M.

    European Journal of Anaesthesiology, vol. 38, no. 1, pp. 1-3

    Contributions to Journals: Editorials

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