Chris Eccleston is Professor of Medical Psychology and Director of the Centre for Pain Research at the University of Bath (Resources). He has published three books and 280 scientific papers. He works in analgesic development, evidence based pain medicine, and Digital Therapeutics (DTx). His primary research is on how people make sense of being embodied, in particular the psychology of physical sensation. Specifically, he is interested in the development of treatment-resistant chronic pain, and inventing expert systems to revolutionize pain management across the lifespan. He consults and trains internationally on building and sustaining pain treatment centres, on pain communication, and on DTx development.
Prof. Chris Eccleston