Christopher L. Edwards, Ph.D., BCB, IABMCP is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Research Psychoneuroendocrinologist who is Medical Director of the Biofeedback Laboratory and Pediatric Neurology Service, and Director of the Chronic Pain Management Program at Duke University Medical Center. He is an expert in the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of chronic pains, and factors that influence health outcomes among minority and Black populations. He has published more than 100 peer-reviewed articles in medical and psychosocial journals, has given more than 300 national and international professional presentations, and is a frequent contributor to major media outlets and publications like the Wall Street Journal as well as local and national news publications.
Dr. Edwards is an Associate Professor with appointments in the Department of Psychiatry, Division of Medical Psychology and Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology at Duke University Medical Center. He also has an appointment in the Durham Veterans Hospital, the Duke Pain and Palliative Care Center, and the Duke Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Dr Edwards serves as training faculty member in the Duke Residency Training Program, the Clinical Psychology Internship Program, and Duke University’s graduate program in clinical psychology. He has academic appointments as adjunct faculty at North Carolina Central University, North Carolina A&T State University and North Carolina State University.