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Center for Pain Research and Innovation




CPRI Seminars & Events


All seminars are held on Fridays at 9:00 a.m., in room 5401 Koury Oral Health Sciences Building (KOHS), unless otherwise noted.

FALL 2014 Seminars & Events


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  Title:

September 26

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Mark J. Zylka, PhD

Associate Professor
Department of Cell & Molecular Physiology and UNC Neuroscience Center

"Lipid kinase modulation of nociceptive signaling and sensitization"

September 5

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD

Professor, Dept of Medicine
Director, Duke Center for Learning Health Care
Duke University

"Applied Patient-Reported Outcomes"


SUMMER 2014 Seminars & Events


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  Presenter:
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August 29

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Donald Nixdorf, DDS

Associate Professor, Dept of Diagnostic & Biological Sciences
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry

"Pain 6 Months Following Root Canal Treatment: Data from the National Dental PBRN"

August 1

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Teresa Tarrant, MD

Assistant Professor, Dept of Medicine
Thurston Arthritis Research Center
UNC-CH

"G Protein Coupled Receptor Regulation in Inflammatory Pain and Arthritis"

July 18

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

David J. Clark, MD, PhD

Professor of Anesthesiology
and Vice-Chair for Research
Dept of Anesthesia
Stanford University
Stanford CA

"Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: Multiple Mechanisms and Manifestations"


SPRING 2014 Seminars & Events


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  Presenter:
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June 20

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Wolfgang Liedtke, MD, PhD

Associate Professor Neurology Neurobiology & Anesthesiology
and Attending Physician
Duke Pain Clinics
Duke University Medical Center
Durham NC

"Role of TRPV4 in Neurosensory Transduction and Pain"

June 6

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Sharon Gordon, DDS, MPH, PhD

Associate Dean for Research
Chair, Foundational Sciences
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC

"Symptoms of TMJD in the Osteoarthritis Study"

May 30

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Alan G. Finkel, MD, FAAN, FAHS

Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry
Anesthesiology and Dentistry at UNC-CH
Chapel Hill, NC

"Current Concepts in Headache"

May 9

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Luana Colloca, MD, PhD

Research Fellow
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

"Pain and Placebo - From bench to bedside"

March 28

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Sharon M. Gordon, DDS, MPH, PhD

Professor & Chair, Department of Foundational Sciences and Associate Dean for Research ECU School of Dental Medicine
Greenville, NC

"Symptoms of TMJD in the Osteoarthritis Initiative Study"

March 7

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Richard H. Gracely, MSc,PhD

Professor, Department of Endodontics
Center for Pain Research & Innovation
UNC School of Dentistry

"Neural Programs of Protection, Regulation and Repair"

February 21

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

John Mann, MD

Professor, Department of Neurology
UNC School of Medicine

"Nutrition for Migraine Prevention"

February 7

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Gary D. Slade, BDSc, DDPH, PhD

John W. Stamm Distinguished Professor of Dentistry Department of Dental Ecology & the Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders
UNC-Chapel Hill

"Pressure pain detection thresholds fluctuate with - but do not usefully predict - the course of painful temporomandibular disorder"

January 24

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Dr. Jongbae "Jay" Park,
Dr. Shad Smith,
Dr. Inna Tchivileva

K12 Scholars
Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders

"Vision for Pain Research in 2014"



Regional Seminars & Events


SPRING 2014 Seminars & Events


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May 15

4:00 P.M.
GSRB-1 Room 4002
595 LaSalle Street
Durham, NC

Andrea Nackley, Assistant Professor

Center for Pain Research and Innovation
UNC-Chapel Hill

"Genomic Study of Opioid-induced Hyperalgesia"

For more information, email: ru-rong.ji@duke.edu

April 17

4:00 P.M.
GSRB-1 Room 4002
595 LaSalle Street
Durham, NC

Qiufu Ma, Professor

Department of Neurobiology
Harvard Medical School

"Interactions Between Pain and Itch Circuitry in the Spinal Cord"

For more information, email: ru-rong.ji@duke.edu

March 13

4:00 P.M.
GSRB-1 Room 4002
595 LaSalle Street
Durham, NC

Isaac Chiu, Instructor

Harvard Medical School
Children's Hospital
Neuroscience Center

"The Role of Nociceptor Neurons in Bacterial Host Defense and Inflammation"

Publication: Chiu IM, et al. Bacteria activate sensory neurons that modulate pain and inflammation. Nature. 2013 Sep 5; 501(7465):52-7

For more information, email: ru-rong.ji@duke.edu





Last Modified: 02/20/2014