Jennifer Stinson, PhD (Canada)


Senior Scientist, Mary Jo Haddad Nursing Research Chair in Child Health, Research Institute and Co-Director Pain Centre, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), Toronto, Canada
Professor, Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, with cross-appointments to Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, Institute of Medical Sciences, and Faculty of Medicine at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

 IASP Activities
Chair of the Local Arrangements Committee for the Toronto IASP

19th World Congress on Pain in 2022 (2020 - 2022)
Global Alliance of Pain Patient Advocates (GAPPA) (2018 - Present)
Scientific Program Committee (2016 - 2018) and (2018 - 2020)
Local Arrangements Committee Chair (2022)

Professional Background
As a Professor, Nurse Clinician Scientist, and Nurse Practitioner in the SickKids Chronic Pain Program, I lead the iOUCH lab that focuses on Improving OUtcomes in Child Health using digital technologies (Apps) for children with painful chronic conditions. I am Co-Director of Pain Centre and oversee the Pain in Child Health Research Training (PICH) program at SickKids. I led the development of the Canadian Pediatric Chronic Pain Registry within the CIHR funded Chronic Pain Network and Pediatric Project ECHOTM (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) in Ontario. I co-led the pediatric and adult chronic pain research priority setting initiatives in Canada.

IASP Officers and Councilors Conflict of Interest