• We are closing that gap.

     

    Revolution by revolution.

     

     

     

     

  • It's time for a Revolution
    in Chronic Pain Recovery

    We're getting the science of pain out of the clinic and into the community.
     
    We're cycling into rural communities, running community education events and providing ongoing help and support to professionals working with people in pain in rural and regional areas.

     

    "We need to engage with this massive problem in a new way, give people the resources to recover and find the best methods to prevent persisting pain"

     

    - Professor Lorimer Moseley

  • The View from the Road 2017

    Take a look and enjoy the view!

    A rider's eye view of the 2017 Pain Revolution Ride

  • Pain Revolution 2017

    The first Pain Revolution ride in April 2017 was led by some of Australia's leading pain scientists and clinicians. They took on their own physical challenge, riding their bikes through rural Australia. They stopped at regional centres en route to share the latest discoveries in pain science, and learn from clinicians and communities who are facing this massive health problem every day.

    7 days on the road

    5 Rural communities visited

    890kms ridden by 22 riders

    486 bananas eaten

    8 educational events reaching 1000+ people in rural Australia.

    30 media interviews

    2 TV shows

    10K people reached online

    $80,000 in donations raised to support the development of the Local Pain Educator Network.

  • The Brain Bus

    Connecting communities with the cool science of Pain

    The Brain Bus is an opportunity for people to learn about pain, and the science behind it, in community locations along the Pain Revolution ride route. In 2017, Dr Tasha Stanton and Dr Dan Harvie drove the bus, and followed the ride to Ballarat, Lorne, Warrnambool, Mt Gambier and Murray Bridge. The Brain Bus gives people the opportunity to understand pain by experiencing some of the cool science that explains how and why we hurt, and some new ways we can think about the path to recovery.

  • Local Pain Educator Network

    Connecting local communities in pain together

     

    The Local Pain Educator Network is our ongoing program of education and support for professionals and people in pain in rural locations. It builds on the awareness raised by the Pain Revolution ride and the Brain Bus, to provide ongoing help to change the burdern of persisting pain in country areas.

     

    We're using a whole community approach to educate and empower local health providers and people in pain to re-think, re-engage and recover from persisting pain.

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    Local Pain Educator

    Mentor Program

     

    Comprehensive train-the-trainer approach with a revolutionary difference.

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    Education for Community Members

     

    A short half-day course on self-management approaches to recovery from pain.

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    Education for Health Providers

     

     

    Health practitioners working together to improve pain outcomes in their community.

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    2017 was only the start.

     

    We're heading back out on the road in 2018

     

  • Sponsors

    We couldn't make it without the help and support of our sponsors.

    AIA Insurance Australia

    AIA

    Platinum Sponsors 2018 Pain Revolution Ride

  • University of South Australia

    Gold Sponsor

    Australian Physiotherapy Association

    Association Sponsor

    NOI

    Association

    Sponsor

    NOI

    Supporter

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