president-elect of the Southern Pain Society
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Ann Quinlan-Colwell has completed her PhD at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She works as a Clinical Nurse Specialist and Chair of the Nurse Research Committee at New Hanover Regional Medical Center which is a regional trauma center in Wilmington, NC, USA. She has published in and reviews for reputed peer review journals, has published book chapters and a book on pain management. She is current president of the Nu Omega chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International; president-elect of the Southern Pain Society and serves on the board of the American Society for Pain Management Nurses.