Louise Sheppard

Louise Sheppard

Council member

Louise is a council member of NZPS.

A Physiotherapist by background, Louise currently works part-time as a Clinical Lecturer in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine at the University of Otago, where she teaches Pain and Pain Management. 

Louise's main areas of interest are nocioplastic pain, the role of exercise and movement in pain management and the experience of pain around motherhood.