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Past Meetings and Workshops

Conferences and Workshops

Optogenetics, Eletrophysiology, and Behavior: A Combined Approach to Study the Neural Circuits of Pain and Itch

Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2015

Speaker: Dr. Sarah Elizabeth Ross

Assistant Professor,
Department of Neurobiology
University of Pittsburgh

Dynamic Regulation of Spatial Aspects of Pain

Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Speaker: Dr. Robert Coghill

Director of Research & Senior Scientist
Department of Anesthesiology
Cincinnati Children's Hospital

Towards fMRI-Based Biomarkers for Pain and Emotion

Date: Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 4:00p.m. ET

Speaker: Tor D. Wager , Ph.D.

Director, Cognitive and Affective Control Laboratory
Associate Professor
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
and The Institute for Cognitive Science
University of Colorado, Boulder

The Changing Landscape of Brainstem Modulation of Chronic Pain: What Goes Up Must Come Down

Date: Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:00p.m. ET

Speaker: Donna Hammond, Ph.D.

Professor, Departments of Anesthesia and Pharmacology
University of Iowa

Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Pain Control by Opioids

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 4:00p.m. ET

Speaker: Grégory Scherrer, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology,
Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology
Stanford Neurosciences Institute,
Stanford University School of Medicine

Novel Retinohypothalamic Pathways Mediating Sensory, Emotional and Autonomic Responses to Light During Migraine

Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 4:00p.m. ET

Speaker: Rami Burstein, Ph.D.

John Hedley-Whyte Professor of
Anaesthesia and Neuroscience,
Harvard Medical School

Optogenetic Interrogation of Rodent Somatosensory Pathways In Vivo

Date: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 4:00p.m. ET

Speaker: Philippe Séguéla, Ph.D.

Professor, Montreal Neurological Institute
Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain
Dept. of Neurology & Neurosurgery
McGill University

Neural Programs of Regulation, Protection and Repair

Date: Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 4:00p.m. ET

Speaker: Richard H. Gracely, Ph.D.

Professor, Director of Clinical Research
Center for Pain Research and Innovation
University of North Carolina

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