Joanne Stocks - Engagement


I engage with colleagues, scientists and the public sharing our research outputs, events and successes through my twitter account.  Follow here to keep up with my latest news and activities.

Channel 4’s How to Beat…Pain

I was asked to suggest simple lifestyle interventions and exercises for volunteers living with pain including migraines, rheumatoid arthritis and fibromyalgia for a Channel 4 TV programme. I also provided expert insight and analysis as we followed nine volunteers over 6 weeks of activities including tai-chi, yoga, mindfulness and acupuncture. Broadcast in August 2020, more details on Channel 4 webpage How to Beat…Pain.

International Women's Day 2020

The University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University jointly hosted a free civic event in the Market Square Nottingham. Along with colleagues and students from the Applied/Sport and Exercise Medicine Masters courses we presented activities and information on the science behind great women sporting achievements – how your body works when you exercise and why physical activity is great for your health and well-being.


Gut Microbiome Research

Watch this video to learn about our upcoming gut microbiome study, engaging with the public through social media and short animated videos.

Plain English summaries of my publications 

Simplified lay summaries of all my publications can be found on the Kudos website.

Academic and social research profiles

Follow these academic and social media profiles, including ORCID, Kudos, Google Scholar, ResearchGate, Linkedin, Twitter, Mendeley, Publons, Impact Story, Microsoft Academic and Instagram to keep up to date with my research.

SLAS Discovery Cover September 2017
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The review by Dave Walsh and myself, New Therapeutic Targets for Osteoarthritis Pain, was selected as the cover article for SLAS discovery. I was also profiled as the month's featured author.

Video Abstract

The video abstract I produced for our paper 'Bidirectional association between disturbed sleep and neuropathic pain' is a finalist in the Dove Medical Press Video Abstract Award (2018).

University of Nottingham Wonder 2017

The Wonder 2017 public engagement stand represented researchers from ARUK Pain Centre and Centre for Sport Centre for Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis Research.

British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) – Animal Bytes

BSAS Animal Bytes are incisive updates on topical themes and current research within the field of UK animal science. Below are a selection of my contributions. Clicking on an image will take you to the relevant article on the BSAS website.