Pain:

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David Borsook, MD, PhD

Professor of Anaesthesia, Boston Children's Hospital

Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, BCH

Functional imaging techniques of chronic pain and analgesic biomarkers; evaluation of the effects of brain neuromodulators on chronic pain

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Hans Breiter, MD

Co-Director, MGH Translational Center for Prescription Drug Abuse
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Phenotype Genome Project

neural circuitry of aversive and reward processing; interface of pain and substance abuse; mathematical modeling, clinical phenotyping, structural and functional imaging, genetics

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Emery Brown, MD, PhD

Professor of Computational Neuroscience and Health Sciences and Technology, MIT
Professor of Anaesthesia, MGH

Neuroscience Statistics Processing Lab

Mechanisms of anaesthesia, neural signal processing algorithms

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Kevin Eggan, PhD

Professor of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, Harvard University

Eggan Lab

Mechanisms of motor neuron degeneration.

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Randy Gollub, MD, PhD

Associate Director, Psychiatric Neuroimaging Research Program, MGH
Assistant in Neuroscience, Radiology, MGH
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging

human imaging approaches to studies of pain perception including the effects of expectancy, placebo and verum acupuncture analgesia, as well as the development of an infrastructure to enable the secondary research use of clinical data and medical images through the application of clinical neuroimaging informatics.

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Jill Hooley, PhD

Head, Experimental Psychopathology and Clinical Psychology Program, Harvard
Professor of Psychology, Harvard University

The Clinical Research Laboratory

psychosocial predictors of psychiatric relapse, processing of emotionally challenging stimuli in depression and BPD

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James Hudson, MD, ScD, SM

Director, Biological Psychiatry Laboratory, McLean Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Biological Psychiatry Laboratory

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Clinical Research Center

genetic epidemiology of eating disorders, mood disorders, fibromyalgia, personality disorders, and substance use disorders. Pharmacologic treatment studies for psychiatric disorders and pain syndromes.