Postal Address

APS Secretariat

c/- DC Conference &
Association Management

PO Box 637

North Sydney NSW 2059


Head Office

Secretariat Office

c/- DC Conference &
Association Management

Suite 103, Level 1

3 West Street

North Sydney NSW 2060


Registered Charity



Education and Innovation Committee


The Education and Innovation Committee is responsible for monitoring educational activities which pertain to the vision of the Australian Pain Society and the requirements of its membership. These are expected to primarily occur within Australia but may also include those which occur outside Australia and online, including web-based courses, webinars and professional networking for education purposes. Such courses may include but are not limited to:

  • University and other tertiary courses
  • Continuing professional development of peer organisations
  • Pain Schools
  • Research
  • Conferences
  • Workshops
  • Education to the general public about pain

Chair: Ms Trudy Maunsell (APS President)
A/Prof Anne Burke (APS Immediate Past President & painSTAR)
Mr Tim Austin (APS Treasurer & Older Person in Pain Education package)
Dr Rav Harish (APS Director NT)
Ms Bernadette Smith (APS Director TAS)
Ms Jacintha Bell (APS Director WA)
Dr Laura Prendergast (APS Director VIC)
Mr Aidan Cashin (SPC Early Career Researcher (ECR) & Podcast)
Dr Daniel Harvie (Fundamentals of Pain PCW)
A/Prof Jason Ivanusic (BPR SIG Pain Hour)