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Neil Pearson


Neil Pearson is a physiotherapist, and Clinical Assistant Professor at University of British Columbia. He is founding chair of the Canadian Physiotherapy Pain Science Division, the first PT to receive the Canadian Pain Society's Excellence in Interprofessional Pain Education award, and a previous Director with Pain BC. Neil is also a yoga therapist, certified with the International Association of Yoga Therapists, and has trained over 2000 practitioners in his Pain Care Yoga certificate training program.  Neil works for the Doctors of British Columbia developing and delivering Continuing Medical Education on pain management. Collaborating with others, he is releasing a textbook, an online pain foundations course, an MD-lead group medical visit program and a community-based movement-as-education program in 2019.