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Center for Neuroplasticity and Pain

Two Guest Lectures by prof. Vicky Chapman and by prof. Andre Mouraux

Friday, 15 February 2019, at 12:45-14:00, AAU, Fredrik Bajers Vej 7D, room D2-106

Last modified: 08.02.2019

Lecture by Prof. Victoria Chapman

BSc, PhD
Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK

Mechanisms of Osteoarthritis Pain:
Identification of Novel Targets for Analgesics

Biography (basic research):
Victoria Chapman is Professor of Neuropharmacology at The University of Nottingham and leads a research group focused on mechanisms of chronic pain. She is deputy director of the Arthritis Research UK Centre of Excellence in Arthritis Pain, where she is responsible for preclinical studies, and is the lead of the University’s Health and Wellbeing Global Research Theme.

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Lecture by Prof. André Mouraux
MD, PhD
The Institute of Neuroscience (IONS), Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium

The Search for Pain Biomarkers in the Human Brain

Biography (basic research):
André Mouraux is Professor at the Faculty of medicine and head of the Systems and Cognition (COSY) pole of the Institute of Neuroscience at the Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium). His main research interest is to understand how the human brain processes nociceptive sensory input, and how this leads to the perception of pain.

 

Yours sincerely,

Professor Thomas Graven-Nielsen, DMSc, PhD
Center for Neuroplasticity and Pain (CNAP)