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A-Z Members

Below is a list of all Center for Translational Pain Research members. View individual profiles of our members – with publication and contact information, research and clinical specialties, and more – via the links below.

Kessler, John A

Kessler, John A

Professor of Neurology (Comprehensive Neurology) and Pharmacology

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Our laboratory investigates stem cell biology and approaches to regeneration of the damaged or diseased nervous system. I direct the Northwestern University Stem Cell Institute and I established a hES... [more]

Kim, Howard S

Kim, Howard S

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

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My research focuses on optimizing the safety and effectiveness of acute pain management in the emergency department.

Lerner, Talia N

Lerner, Talia N

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

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What do you want? Why do different individuals want different things? The Lerner Lab studies the neural circuit basis of motivation, reward learning and decision-making. We are interested in how indiv... [more]

Martina, Marco

Martina, Marco

Professor of Neuroscience and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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My lab has two main research lines: one is cellular neurophysiology, with particular emphasis on the mechanisms of action potential generation and propagation and on the role of dendrites in post syna... [more]

Miller, Richard J

Miller, Richard J

Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology

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Our laboratory is interested in the role of receptors in the regulation of nerve cell function.We are particularly interested in the role of cytokines in nerve cell biology.The effects of cytokines on... [more]

Parker, Jones G

Parker, Jones G

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Pharmacology

Parrish, Todd B

Parrish, Todd B

Professor of Radiology (Basic and Translational Radiology Research), McCormick School of Engineering and Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences

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My primary focus is the development and application of neuroimaging methods to better understand human development and physiology. Work in the lab draws from many disciplines such as biomedical engine... [more]

Penzes, Peter

Penzes, Peter

Professor of Neuroscience, Pharmacology and Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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SYNAPTIC STRUCTURAL PLASTICITY: FROM MOLECULES TO COGNITIVE FUNCTIONS AND DISEASE Research in my lab centers on signal transduction networks that regulate the structural and functional plasticity of e... [more]

Procissi, Daniele

Procissi, Daniele

Research Professor of Radiology (Basic and Translational Radiology Research)

Radulovic, Jelena

Radulovic, Jelena

Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Dr. Radulovic studies the molecular and cellular mechanisms by which memories of stressful events contribute to anxiety- and depression-like behavior. Specifically, her interests lies in neuronal rece... [more]