Beth D. Darnall, PhD Stanford University School of Medicine

Dr. Darnall is associate professor at Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine. She is affiliated faculty of the Stanford Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute and is faculty (by courtesy) in psychiatry and behavioral sciences. She is chief science officer at AppliedVR, a digital health therapeutics company. Dr. Darnall is a pain scientist and principal investigator for NIH and PCORI-funded clinical trials that broadly investigate the benefit of behavioral medicine and self-management strategies to manage acute and chronic pain and reduce need for prescription opioids.