Faculty

TRAINING FACULTY

Kathy Albers
Epithelial-neuronal communication
Alejandro Almarza

TMJ Regeneration and Tissue Engineering

Brian Davis
Visceral Pain

Sean Farris



Michael Gold
Peripheral mechanisms of pain

Daniel Kaplan

Skin Resident Immune Cells in Host Protection

Paul Kinchington

Post Herpetic Neuralgia and Pain

Rick Koerber
Somatosensory information processing following injury
Sarah Ross
Neural circuits of itch and pain

Nicole Scheff

Neurobiology of head and neck cancer and orofacial pain

Rebecca Seal
Neural circuits underlying touch and pain
Sean Stocker

Autonomic dysfunction in cardiovascular disease and body fluid homeostasis

Brad Taylor
Neurobiology and Pharmacology of Chronic Pain
Jami Saloman

Neurobiology of cancer and pain

Alberto Vazquez

Imaging of neuronal, metabolic and vascular function and dysfunction

David Whitcomb

Pancreatitis Mechanisms, Pancreatic Cancer, and Pain

Yan Xu

Mechanisms of Drugs on Ligand-Gated Receptors

AFFILIATED FACULTY

Alison Barth
Experience Dependent Cortex Plasticity
Lori Birder
Urothelial Cell Functions and Interactions
Lisa Borghesi
Stem Cell Responses to Infections
Gregg Homanics
Opioid Abuse and Pain Mechanisms
Charles Horn
Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting
Jon Johnson
Glutamate Receptors
Anthony Kanai
Urinary Bladder Homeostasis
Emanuel Loeza

GABA signaling in the periphery and pain

Steve Meriney
Synaptic Regulation and Modulation
Ghanshyan Sinha

Spinal mechanism of chronic pain

Peter Strick
Neural Networks of Central Nervous System
Naoki Yoshimura
Control of Urinary Tract after Spinal Injury

CLINICAL FACULTY

Robert Arnold
Cheryl Bernstein
Jacques Chelly
Ronald Glick
Carol Greco
Eric Helm
Robert Kaniecki
Jordan Karp

Comorbid Depression and Pain

David Levinthal
Jessica Merlin
Marta Pecina
Raymond Sekula
Gwen Sowa
Eva Szigethy
Ajay Wasan
Debra Weiner
Brian Williams
James Ibinson