Other Seminars

PhD Dissertation Defense and Final Examination: Modulation of multiple modalities of somatosensory information by peripheral kappa opioid receptors
Lindsey Marie Snyder
Ross Lab, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
July 25, 2017, 10 AM, 1495 BSTWR

Mechanisms of meningeal pain signaling and the pathophysiology of migraine
Greg Dussor
University of Texas at Dallas
March 24, 2017, 2 PM Duquesne, Maurice Falk Lecture Hall

Bridging the translational gap between rodent and human pain research
Tayler Sheeahan
Gereau Lab, Washington University
March 6, 2017, 12:00 PM 1495 BST

Mechanisms supporting mindfulness-based pain relief
Fadel Zeidan
Coghill lab, Wake Forest
February 7, 2017, 11:00 AM 1495 BST

Pain relief through direct activation of spinal GABAergic neurons by the C-LTMR derived chemokine TAFA4
Charline Kambrun
Yves Le Feuvre Lab, University of Bordeaux
February 2, 2017, 4:00 PM 1495 BST

Distinct timescales of population coding across cortex
Carolyn Runyan
Harvey lab, Harvard Medical School
January 23, 2017, 12:00 PM 1495 BST

Placebos, expectations, and self-fulfilling prophecies
Tor Wager
University of Colorado
Department of Psychology Colloquium
January 20, 2017, 3:00 PM Martin Room 4127 Sennott Square
Reception to follow

Inhibitory circuits for limb motor control
Jay Bikoff
Jessell lab, Columbia University
January 19, 2017, 12:00 PM 1495 BST

Gating of mechanosensitive Piezo and Swell ion channels in droplet lipid bilayers
Rhuma Syeda
Patapoutian lab, Scripps Research Institute
January 12, 2017 2:00 PM 1495 BST

Investigating changes in nociceptor sensitivity in altered chemical environments in vivo using genetically encoded calcium indicators
Kristin Smith
Woodbury Lab, University of Wyoming
Postdoctoral candidate for the Albers/Davis labs
January 9, 2017 9:00 AM 1495 BST

Wired for touch: the neurons and circuits of the somatosensory system
Victoria Abraira
Ginty lab, Harvard Medical School
January 5, 2017, 12:00 PM 1495 BST

Sensory systems enable regulatory physiology
Paul Breslin
University of Pennsylvania
Seminar Speaker
December 8, 2016, 4:00 PM 1495 BST

Transcriptional regulation by Prdm13 and Ptf1a specify neuronal subtypes in the dorsal neural tube
Bishakha Mona
Johnson Lab, UT Southwestern
Visiting scientist
December 5, 2016, 11:00 AM 1495 BST

Channel rhodopsin assisted circuit mapping of calretinin positive neurons in the superficial dorsal horn; implications for pain processing.
Kelly Smith
Graham Lab, University of Newcastle
Postdoctoral candidate for the Ross lab
November 22, 2016, 12:00 PM 1495 BST

Understanding the logic of spinal projection neurons
David Ginty
Harvard University
Seminar Speaker
October 28, 2016, 3:00 PM 1495 BST

Analgesic synergy between co-localized GPCRs in central and peripheral terminals of nociceptors
George Wilcox, PhD
University of Minnesota
Seminar Speaker
October 14, 2016, 12:00 1495 BST

The NOD2/RIPK2 signaling in sensory ganglia macrophages contributes to neuropathic pain

David Ferreira
Cunha and Romero-Sandoval labs, University of Sao Paulo
Postdoctoral candidate for the Seal lab
October 5, 2016, 12:00 1495 BST

Peripheral Mechanisms of Ischemic Myalgia
Jessica Ross
Jankowski Lab, University of Cincinnati
Postdoctoral candidate for the Seal lab
September 15, 2016, 2:30 PM 1495 BST

Mechanisms and Translational Application of Placebo Analgesia
Benedict J. Alter, MD, PhD
Fields Lab, UCSF
Fellowship Candidate
September 12, 2016, 12:00 PM 1495 BST

Cell Transplants to Treat the “Disease” of Chronic Pain
Allan Basbaum, PhD
Distinguished Speaker for CNUP retreat
September 10, 2016, Oglebay Resort

A Touchy Subject: Elucidating the Structure & Function of Skin Sensory Neurons
Colleen Cassidy
Woodbury Lab, University of Wyoming
Postdoctoral candidate for the Koerber lab
August 11, 2016, 11:00 AM 1495 BST

A Touchy Subject: Elucidating the Structure & Function of Skin Sensory Neurons
Jane Hartung
Nackley Lab, University of North Carolina
Postdoctoral candidate for the Gold lab
March, 2016, 12:00 AM 1495 BST