•  Fourth Biennial Translational Pain Research Symposium  

    Friday, April 5, 2013

    Gulf Coast Cluster for Translational Pain Research

    “... to alleviate pain and suffering through innovative research ...” 

      BioScience Research Collaborative
    6500 Main Street, Houston, Texas
    Parking: Underground garage accessed from Dryden St.


    Deadline: March 29, 2013

    Deadline: March 31, 2013
    3000 character limit
    Awards for best posters by students and fellows 



    "Impulse Control, Addiction and Pain"
     Kathryn Cunningham, Ph.D., University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Webpage   

     "Mechanistic Evaluation of Affective Dimensions of Pain Preclinically"
    Frank Porreca, Ph.D., University of Arizona, Webpage 

     "TRPV Ion Channels Make Skin Sensational"
    Michael Caterina, M.D., Ph.D, Johns Hopkins University, Webpage 

     "Analgesic Effects of Nasal Oxytocin in Chronic Migraine"
    David Yeomans, Ph.D., Stanford University, Webpage 


    For more information, contact Melissa Thompson, 713-348-4772, mst3@rice.edu


    Sponsored by:

    Gulf Coast Cluster for Translational Pain Research

    UTHSC-H Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology

    UTMB Department of Internal Medicine

    UTMB Department of Neurosciences and Cell Biology

    UTMDACC Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care