Designation: MD, MBA, Chief Medical Officer of National Spine & Pain Centers

President World Institute of Pain

Chairman the Vagus Nerve Society

Chief Medical Officer, National Spine and Pain Centers

Co Founder and Chief Medical Officer electroCore
Past President, North American Neuromodulation Society (NANS)
Past President, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP)
Past President, NJ Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (NJSIPP)

Immediate Past Chair Board of Examination World Institute of Pain

Peter S. Staats, MD, MBA  is an American physician, educator, author, inventor and clinical researcher, specializing in interventional pain medicine. He was the founder of the Division of Pain Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1994 and served as its director for 10 years. He has trained fellows and residents from around the world in the areas of pain management and neuromodulation and is past President of the North American Neuromodulation Society, the American Society of Interventional Pain physicians, the NJ society of interventional pain physicians, and the southern pain societies.

He is currently chief medical officer of National Spine and Pain Centers, the largest pain practice in the US, Chief Medical Officer of electroCore, President of the World Institute of Pain, and Chair of the Vagus Nerve Society.

Dr. Staats has written or co-authored 13 books and 500 articles book chapters and abstracts on the science and clinical practice of interventional pain medicine. He has received life time achievement awards from NANS, ASIPP, ASPN, and the WV NY NJ SIPPS