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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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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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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 22

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Gary Slade, Ph.D.

John W. Stamm Distinguished Professor
Center for Pain Research and Innovation
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC

"Epidemiology of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders and Related Painful Conditions"

August 8

9:00 - 10:00 A.M.

Morris Maizels, MD

Member, Carolina Headache Institute
Chapel Hill, NC

"Pragmatic Behavioral Aspects of Headache Management"

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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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


FALL 2014 Seminars & Events


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September 27-28

4:00 P.M.
Renaissance Hotel
Asheville, NC

We have an innovative, thought-provoking agenda which will cover topics of interest to general neurologists, headache specialists, psychologists, and other health care professionals with an interest in headache.


"4th Annual CME Meeting: Southern Headache Society"

For more information, contact Carrie Jackman-Hoyle at 704-512-3720 or email: carrie.jackmanhoyle@carolinashealthcare.org


SPRING 2014 Seminars & Events


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  Presenter:
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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





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