Other Seminars

Spinal Cord Circuitry of Pain and Itch
Kieran Boyle (University of Glasgow); Tyler Nelson (University of Pittsburgh); Reza Sharif-Naeini (McGill University)

IASP Pain Research Forum Hosted Webinar
June 8, 2020, 1:00 PM, Webinar: Link to Webinar

Physiological regulators of spinal cord injury pain and inflammation
John Gensell

Spinal Cord and Brain Injury Research Center (SCoBIRC), University of Kentucky
July 1, 2019, 2:00 PM, BST 1495, STARZL BSTWR.

Unlocking NaV1.7's Pain Potential
Rajesh Khanna
The University of Arizona College of Medicine, Pharmacology
June 28, 2019, 10:00 AM, Conference Room BST3-6014
Investigating experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitits (EAE) disease pathology and TNFR2 agonist intervention
Kayla Murphy
Drexel University
May 23, 2019, 10:00 AM, BST3
Neuronal mechanisms regulating bladder sensation and function
Luke Grundy
Flinders University
May 7, 2019, 12:00 PM, 1495 BST
Role of Interleukin-1β and Neuroinflammation in the Persistence of Neuropathic Pain
Myung-Chul “Sam” Noh
University of Alberta, Smith Lab
April 10, 2019, 1:00 PM, 1495 BST
Targeting synaptic plasticity to treat addiction
Meaghan Creed
Washington University in St. Louis

March 22, 2019, 10:30 AM, BST 1695 (16th floor conference room)
Euphorbia bicolor (euphorbiaceae) latex phytochemicals induce non-opioid analgesia
Paramita Basu

Texas Woman's University

January 16, 2019, 10 AM, 1495 BST
Divergent functions of left and right amygdala
Ben Kolber
Associate Professor
Duquesne University

December 10, 2018, 4 PM, 1495 BST
PV neurons and presynaptic inhibition
Mark Gladwell
Graham Lab,
University of Newcastle, Australia

October 29, 2018, 11AM - 12PM, 1495 BST

Pain Nanomedicine Development for Combat Casualty Care Needs
Jelena Janjic
Associate Professor
Duquesne University
October 23, 2018, 12 PM, 1495 BST

Cell-type specific bidirectional control of pain in the central amygdala
Yarimar Carrasquillo 
National Institutes of Health
July 10, 2018, 3 PM, 1495 BST

Characterisation of spinal circuits underlying pain and itch
Allen Dickie
Spinal Cord Group, University of Glasgow
July 2, 2018, 12 PM, 1495 BST

Elucidating the logic of somatosensory-motor networks
Helen Lai
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
June 12, 2018, 1 PM, 1495 BST

Iron in the Fire: the role of oxidized lipids in pain conditions
Ken Hargreaves
University of Texas Health Science Center
May 16, 2018, 9 AM, Alumni Hall, 7th floor auditorium

Interactions of the developing microbiome and the maturing enteric nervous system
Joel Bornstein
Professor of Physiology, University of Melbourne
April 13, 2018, 10 AM, 1495 BST

The Role of the Complement System in Pain 
Charles Warwick
Usachev lab, University of Iowa
March 29, 2018, 10 AM, 1495 BST

Neural Basis of Touch-Evoked Pain After Nerve Injury
Reza Sharif-Naeini
McGill University
October 11, 2017, 4PM, 1495 BSTWR

Translation Regulation in Pain Plasticity
Jamie Moy
University of Texas at Dallas
August 31, 2017, 4 PM, 1495 BSTWR

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
Postdoctoral candidate for the Ross lab
March 6, 2017, BST 1495

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