Dr Ramakrishnan Mani

Dr Ramakrishnan Mani

Council member

Dr Ramakrishnan Mani is a council member of the New Zealand Pain Society since 2017. He is a Senior Lecturer at the School of Physiotherapy, University of Otago. His research investigates clinical pain mechanisms (central sensitisation, neuroplasticity, and psychosocial factors) for developing targeted management of musculoskeletal pain. His other research includes investigating the measurement properties of pain assessment tools/questionnaires to develop a clinical battery for assessment of pain-related central sensitisation. He is also a Deputy Director of Pain@Otago - A University of Otago Research theme.