The Adventures of Hayley, Queen of the Desert: A Chat with Pain Researcher and Sole Survivor Hayley Leake

Australian Pain Society, 12 October 2021

Hayley Leake (@HayleyLeake) is a physiotherapist currently completing her PhD with Professor Lorimer Moseley AO at the University of South Australia. Her PhD research focuses on investigating pain science education for adolescents. Leake also works with Professor James McAuley’s research group at Neuroscience Research Australia (or NeuRA). Outside of work, Leake is a long-time fan of reality game show Survivor. Following her win on season six of Australian Survivor: Brains V Brawn, Leake spoke with Newsletter Editor Lincoln Tracy to discuss her love of the Survivor franchise, how her pain science knowledge helped her win the title of Sole Survivor, and what the future holds. Read more.