Jennifer P. Schneider, M.D., Ph.D., is an expert in the management of chronic pain with opioids. She has extensive clinical experience in treating patients with chronic non-cancer pain of all types. She has published several articles on this topic in professional journals. She is a frequent lecturer to physicians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, nurses, case managers, and addiction counselors about appropriate use of opioids in chronic pain, including in patients with a history of chemical dependency. One of her main current activities is to teach a remedial 21-Continuing Medical Education course on appropriate prescribing of controlled substances for chronic pain, under the auspices of Professional Boundaries Inc in multiple locations in the U.S.
She is an experienced media guest, having appeared on Oprah Winfrey, Geraldo, Sally Jessy Raphael, and over 80 other TV and radio shows as an expert in sex addiction medicine, her other area of specialty. She has also served as an expert witness in several court cases.
Dr. Schneider is certified in the fields of Internal Medicine, Addiction Medicine, and Pain Management. She teaches a remedial course on appropriate use of opioids for chronic pain - to physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and other prescribers.