Research Seminars

January 2017

Specialized Sodium Channels in Nociception

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Theodore R. Cummins, PhD

Professor and Chair

Department of Biology

Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis

Host:  Lingle

Optogenetic Silencing of CGRP-expressing Sensory Neurons Implicates a Role in Neuropathic Pain

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Cheryl L. Stucky, PhD

Professor

Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology & Anatomy

Medical College of Wisconsin

Host:  Mohapatra

February 2017

Sonic Hedgehog: It’s not just a video game!

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Howard Gutstein, MD

Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

University of Pittsburgh

Host:  Evers/Gereau

Synaptic Mechanisms Maintaining Persistent Cocaine and Methamphetamine Craving

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Marina E. Wolf, PhD

Professor and Chair

Department of Neuroscience

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Synaptic Mechanisms Maintaining Persistent Cocaine and Methamphetamine Craving

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Marina E. Wolf, PhD

Professor and Chair

Department of Neuroscience

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Host:  Bruchas/Moron-Concepcion

March 2017

Autism and Pain

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Ru-Rong Ji, PhD

Professor

Department of Anesthesiology and Neurobiology

Chief of Pain Research, Anesthesiology

Duke University Medical Center

Autism and Pain

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Ru-Rong Ji, PhD

Professor of Anesthesiology and Neurobiology

Chief of Pain Research, Anesthesiology

Duke University Medical Center

Host:  Liu

Chemical Regulation of Breathing: Neuronal Sensors and Molecular Detectors

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Douglas A. Bayliss, PhD

Professor and Chair of Pharmacology

Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Chemical Regulation of Breathing: Neuronal Sensors and Molecular Detectors

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Douglas A. Bayliss, PhD

Professor and Chair of Pharmacology

Professor of Anesthesiology

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Host:  Cao

Opiates: Entering and Exiting the Roundabout

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Christopher J. Evans, PhD

Stefan Hatos Professor

Department of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences

Director, UCLA Brain Research Institute

UCLA

Opiates: Entering and Exiting the Roundabout

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Christopher J. Evans, PhD

Stefan Hatos Professor

Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences

Director, UCLA Brain Research Institute

UCLA

Host:  Bruchas/Moron-Concepcion

Peripheral Mechanisms Underlying Headache

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Dan Levy, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care

Beth Isreal Deaconess Medical Center

Harvard Medical School

Peripheral Mechanisms Underlying Headache

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Dan Levy, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Harvard Medical School

Host:  Cao

April 2017

Chronic Pain: A Clinical Psychologist’s Approach

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Matthew S. Herbert

Postdoctoral Fellow

Center for Excellence for Stress and Mental Health

VA San Diego Healthcare System

Chronic Pain: A Clinical Psychologist’s Approach

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Matthew S. Herbert, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Center for Excellence for Stress and Mental Health

VA San Diego Healthcare System

Mechanisms of Drug Addiction: The Medial Habenula-IPN Circuit

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Mariella De Biasi, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience

Department of Psychiatry

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania

Host:  Bruchas

Mechanisms of Drug Addiction: The Medial Habenula-IPN circuit

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Mariella De Biasi, PhD

Associate Professor of Neuroscience

Department of Psychiatry

Perelman School of Medicine

University of Pennsylvania

Host:  Bruchas

Going in Circles with Opioids for the Treatment of Pain

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Frank Porreca, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and Anesthesiology

The University of Arizona College of Medicine

Host: Moron-Concepcion

Going in Circles with Opioids for the Treatment of Pain

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Frank Porreca, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and Anesthesiology

The University of Arizona College of Medicine

Host:  Moron-Concepcion

May 2017

The Neurobiology of Cancer Pain

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Brian L. Schmidt, DDS, MD, PhD

Professor

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Director, Bluestone Center for Clinical Research

New York University College of Dentistry

Host:  Mohapatra

The role of distinct extended amygdala corticotropin releasing factor neurons in addiction

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Dennis R. Sparta, PhD

Assistant Professor

Departments of Anatomy and Neurobiology

University of Maryland School of Medicine

June 2017

The Upside to Opioids: How opioids protect from myocardial injury through TRP Channels

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Eric R. Gross, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

Stanford University

Modulation of the endogenous cannabinoid system yields opioid sparing analgesic effects in mice: Clinical Promise and Potential

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Jenny L. Wilkerson, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Virginia Commonwealth University

Medical College of Virginia

Evaluation of risk-assessment models for predicting clinical drug-drug interactions mediated by CYP3A4 inhibition

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Hisham Qosa, PhD

ORISE Research Fellow

Division of Applied Regulatory Science

Office of Clinical Pharmacology

Food and Drug Administration

September 2017

Synthesis of Opioid Receptor Probes with Biased Signaling and Mixed Agonism/Antagonism

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Susruta Majumdar, PhD

Assistant Attending

Department of Neurology

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

October 2017

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Peter A. Goldstein, MD

Professor of Anesthesiology

Associate Professor of Medical Ethics

Weill Cornell Medicine

November 2017

Going Beyond CD59, A Key Complement Regulator: From Anti-Cancer to a Universal Cell Ablation Model

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Xuebin Qin, MD, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Neuroscience

Temple University

Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Lost in Translation: Improving the internal and external validity of animal models of neuropathic pain

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Andrew Rice, MD

Professor of Pain Research

Department of Surgery & Cancer

Imperial College – London

December 2017

Patterns and Predictors of Neuraxial Block Use in Obstetrics

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Alexander Butwick, MBBS, FRCA, MS

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

Stanford University School of Medicine

Probing Roles of Parallel Dopamine Circuits in Learning

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Patricia Janak, PhD

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor

Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences

Department of Neuroscience

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Dynamic Neural Mechanisms of Pain Perception, and Molecular Remodeling by Opioids

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Gregory F. Corder, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

Stanford University School of Medicine

Neurosciences Institute

February 2018

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Isaac Chiu, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology

Harvard University

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Daniel Talmor, MD, MPH

Chief, Dept of Anesthesia, Pain Medicine and Critical Care

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Professor of Anesthesiology

Harvard Medical School

March 2018

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Fan Wang, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Neurobiology

Duke University School of Medicine

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Ansgar Brambrink, MD, PhD

Chair, Department of Anesthesiology

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Anesthesiologist-in-chief

New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Brigitte Kieffer, PhD

Scientific Director at the Douglas Mental Health University Institute

Professor, Department of Psychiatry

McGill University

TBA

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Elizabeth Whitlock, MD, MS

Postdoctoral Fellow and Instructor

Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care

UCSF School of Medicine

April 2018

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Mark Thomas, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Neuroscience

University of Minnesota

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Joseph F. Cheer, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology

University of Maryland School of Medicine

TBA

CSRB-North Tower Addition, Conf. Rm. 401

Allan Basbaum, PhD

Professor and Chair

Department of Anatomy

UCSF

May 2018

General Anesthesia, Sedation and the Concept of Biomimetic Sleep

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Oluwaseun Johnson-Akeju, MD, MMSc

Assistant Professor

Massachusetts General Hospital

TBA

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Chad M. Brummett, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Director, Clinical Anesthesia Research & Pain Research

University of Michigan

July 2018

TBA

CSRB - North Tower Addition, Conference Room 401

Vivianne  L. Tawfik, MD, PhD

Instructor

Department of Perioperative and Pain Medicine

Assistant Director, Fellowship in Anesthesia Research & Medicine Program

Stanford University