Professor Lorimer Moseley is a clinical scientist investigating pain in humans. After posts at The University of Oxford, UK, and the University of Sydney, Lorimer was appointed Foundation Professor of Neuroscience and Chair in Physiotherapy, The Sansom Institute for Health Research at the University of South Australia. He is also Senior Principal Research Fellow at NeuRA and an NHMRC Principal Research Fellow.
He has published over 300 papers, five books and numerous book chapters. He has given over 100 keynote lectures at interdisciplinary meetings in 30 countries and has provided professional education in pain sciences to over 15,000 medical and health practitioners and 35,000 community participants. His research group outreach articles and videos have attracted over 3.5 million views and he is Chief Editor of the most influential web and social media presence in the clinical pain sciences. His contribution has been acknowledged with prizes on every continent, including the inaugural Clinical Science Prize from International Association for the Study of Pain, the NHMRC Marshall & Warren Award for the Best Innovative and Potentially Transformative Project and the American Pain Society John & Emma Bonica Prize for Public Service. He was the first Australian to give the opening plenary of the European Pain Congress, to be awarded the American Pain Society John & Emma Bonica Prize for Public Service, or to deliver the UK Patrick Wall Lecture, and he was the first physiotherapist to be made an Honorary Fellow of the Faculty of Pain Medicine (ANZCA).Back to speakers