This website describes my published research on personal experiences of pain and the meanings these experiences have for the people living through them.

My core publications in this area are:

Meanings of Pain, Volume I (Springer, 2016)

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Meanings of Pain, Volume II (Springer, 2019)

Meanings of Pain_Volume II_Cover

Reconsidering the International Association for the Study of Pain definition of pain (2018)
Milton Cohen, John Quintner, Simon van Rysewyk


I am a medical writer and researcher living in Sydney, Australia. Here is a selection of some of my medical writing work:

RACGP Neuroendocrine Tumour Education Course

My CV is here.

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