Judith Paice

Director, Cancer Pain Program, Division of Hematology-Oncology; Research Professor of Medicine, Northwestern University

In addition to her academic positions, Paice has served as President of the American Pain Society and Secretary of the International Association for the Study of Pain. Currently a panel member of the NCCN Adult Cancer Pain Clinical Practice Guideline, much of her clinical work has been in the relief of pain associated with cancer.

She has traveled widely within six continents to educate health care professionals regarding cancer pain relief and palliative care.  Paice serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Pain, Journal of Pain and Symptom Management and Journal of Clinical Oncology. She was one of the original consultants in the End of Life Nursing Education Consortium (ELNEC) and has continued serving as a faculty member in this program. In 2018, she was named one of the 30 Visionaries in the field by the Academy of Hospice and Palliative Care.