Patrice Forget, M.D. Ph.D., attended medical school at the Université catholique de Louvain (UCL). He is anesthesiologist teaching and taking care of patients in the operating room and the chronic pain unit at the Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel (UZ Brussel). He is Clinical Professor at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB). He is involved in clinical research, focused on postoperative outcome. He investigates the impact of surgery, infammation and anesthetic drugs (especially non-steroidal anti- infammatory drugs) on pain and cancer outcomes. For the last ten years, as main investigator and/or national coordinator, he published more than 100 articles, letters or editorials. He is vice-president of the Belgian Pain Society, Section Editor of BMC Anesthesiology, PLOS, expert for the Belgian government, Cochrane and REDCap consortia member.