The below laboratories are currently accepting undergraduate and graduate students.
教师信息: 迈克尔·伯尔曼博士.D., associate professor Department of Psychology, CAS
The 缅甸人的实验室 investigates the effects of early life stress and pain on subsequent anxiety and pain susceptibility and related changes to brain function in a rodent model. 他们专注于杏仁核, 海马体, 下丘脑, and prefrontal cortex using a variety of modern behavioral, 药理, and molecular techniques from psychology and biology.
Can We Reduce the Effects of Neonatal Trauma on the Brain?
教师信息: 曹玲，M.D., Ph.D., associate 生物医学教授 in COM.
The 曹实验室 studies neuroimmune mechanisms in nerve injury-induced neuropathic pain and nerve regeneration, as well as neuroimmune mechanisms in HIV-associated peripheral neuropathy, and neuroimmune mechanisms in HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HANDs). Dr. Cao also has on-going clinical projects for medical students, which are in collaboration with the Mercy Pain Center.
教师信息: 伊恩孟，博士.D., 生物医学教授, 骨科医学院, CEN主任, and director of the Center of Biomedical 研究 Excellence (COBRE) for the Study of Pain and Sensory Function.
Current 孟实验室 research is primarily focused on chronic dry eye syndrome.
教师信息: 杰弗里·甘特博士.D., 中科院生物学教授.
He studies steroids in the nervous system of Drosophila melanogaster. He has expertise in neurogenetics, molecular biology, and cell biology.
教师信息: 戴安娜·古德博士.D., assistant professor in the Biomedical 科学 Department, COM.
Dr. Goode's lab studies at mitochondrial function and neuro-immune interactions in post-herpetic neuralgia.
教师信息: 本杰明·哈里森博士.D., assistant 生物医学教授, COM
The 哈里森实验室 focuses on understanding neuron-intrinsic signaling mechanisms during anatomical re-structuring of peripheral afferent neurons. Dr. Harrison also has on-going projects in bioinformatics. 在哈里森实验室网站上了解更多信息.
Neuroplasticity and Systems Biology 研究
教师信息: 凯伦·豪斯克奈特博士.D., professor in COM, and the associate provost for 研究 and Scholarship.
She has expertise in the pharmacology of G-protein coupled receptors and phosphdiesterases. She is interested in novel drug discovery for the treatment of diseases associated with metabolic syndrome, 精神病, 被忽视的疾病.
教师信息: 塔玛拉·金博士.D., associate 生物医学教授 in COM.
Her research interests center around mechanistic analysis of pain, with a specific focus on cancer-induced bone pain, 骨关节炎, 以及神经损伤引起的慢性疼痛.
教师信息: 梅根·梅博士.D., associate professor in the biomedical science department, COM
Dr. May is a microbiologist but has taken on pilot project centered on characterizing microbial components that stimulate or antagonize nociception.
教师信息: 德里克·莫里弗博士.D., associate professor of Biomedical 科学s in COM.
His research focuses on molecular mechanisms by which neurotransmitter receptors alter functional properties of sensory neurons in chronic pain states.
教师信息: 约翰·罗斯，DPE, ATC, CSCS, ACSM EP-C, associate clinical professor in the Exercise and Sport Performance Department.
目前, his research investigates head impacts and their possible connection to concussions in athletics, and potential interventions to reduce these injuries.
教师信息: 凯瑟琳·鲁道夫，P.T., Ph.D., director of the Motion Analysis Lab and associate professor of physical therapy.
Her research interests focus on the neuromuscular control of locomotion with studies concerning patients with ACL deficiency and knee 骨关节炎. She has expertise in rehabilitation research and motor control.
教师信息: 斯科特·斯塔克豪斯P.T., Ph.D., associate professor of physical therapy in WCHP
Dr. Stackhouse’s current research is looking at the neuromodulation of the pain system in chronic musculoskeletal conditions.
The research done in his lab focuses on the development of pain and addiction. Dr. Stevenson has expertise in behavioral pharmacology, drug abuse, and drug interactions.
教师信息: 凯瑞·塔克博士.D., is an associate 生物医学教授 in COM.
His laboratory investigates the signal transduction pathways of the primary cilia, a small antenna-like appendage protruding from the cell surface of almost all cells in the body.