WellPrevail is a health tech startup that aims to help chronic pain sufferers to manage their pain and improve their quality of life using technology. It was founded by a medical researcher who’s goal is to find and use science-based methods to tackle chronic pain.

With a long personal history of chronic pain, Melissa has long been passionate about improving outcomes for chronic pain disorders.

Originally from Malaysia, Melissa pursued a Bachelor of Science and Master of Philosophy (Medicine) degrees at the University of Sydney, Australia.

After a brief stint as a research officer in the cancer research field in Singapore, Melissa is currently pursuing a Master of Bioinformatics at the Johns Hopkins University, USA. As the founder, Melissa brings medical research experience to WellPrevail.