Advanced Pharmacist Practitioner in Pain Management and Co-founder Live Well with Pain, Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board and www.livewellwithpain.co.uk
Dr Emma Davies is an Advanced Pharmacist Practitioner and has worked in pain management for more than 16 years. She developed her interest in analgesic stewardship and supported self-management whilst working in the multi-disciplinary, Southampton Pain Service. Currently based in South Wales, Emma provides pain management clinics in primary care, working with GPs, pharmacists and the wider primary care team. Emma also teaches at undergraduate and postgraduate level, develops guidelines and educational materials locally and nationally and provides advice to Welsh Government on pain management. Alongside Dr Frances Cole, Emma co-founded the Live Well with Pain website with the plan of improving support for professionals supporting people living with pain. She was awarded her PhD for examining trends in opioid prescribing and healthcare resource utilisation in Wales.