Other Seminars

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
development

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
UCSF
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