June 23, 2022
Advancing Research on Emotional Well-Being and Regulation of Eating
Elissa Epel, Ph.D.
Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Director, Aging, Metabolism, and Emotions Center
Director, Consortium for Obesity Assessment, Study, and Treatment (COAST)
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
May 18, 2022
Well-Being and the Economic Burden of Disease: What Are We Learning From Cancer Survivors?
Michelle Y. Martin, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Tennessee Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Professor, Preventive Medicine, College of Medicine
Founding Director, Center for Innovation in Health Equity Research: A Community Cancer Alliance for Transformative Change
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
April 25, 2022
Can a Controversial Tree Help End the Opioid Crisis?
Christopher R. McCurdy, Ph.D., F.A.A.P.S.
Frank A. Duckworth Eminent Scholar Chair in Drug Research and Development
Professor, Medicinal Chemistry
Director, University of Florida Translational Drug Development Core
College of Pharmacy, University of Florida
November 2, 2021
Reading Between the Tweets: Social Technologies for Predicting and Changing Health Behavior
Sean D. Young, Ph.D., M.S.
Executive Director, University of California Institute for Prediction Technology
Associate Professor, Departments of Emergency Medicine and Informatics
University of California, Irvine
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June 8, 2021
Cooperative Pain Education and Self-Management (COPES): A Technology-Assisted Intervention for Pain
Alicia Heapy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Yale School of Medicine
May 4, 2021
Healing the Opioid Crisis with Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement (MORE): Clinical Efficacy and Neurophysiological Mechanisms
Eric Garland, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.
Distinguished Endowed Chair in Research
Associate Dean for Research
University of Utah
June 30, 2020
Lighting Up Our Lives: How Light Influences Our Mental and Physical Health
Helen Burgess, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Co-Director, Sleep and Circadian Research Laboratory
The University of Michigan
June 26, 2019
Watch Your Step, There Is New Chemistry Everywhere
Sean F. Brady, Ph.D.
Tri-Institutional Professor and Evnin Professor Head
Laboratory of Genetically Encoded Small Molecules
The Rockefeller University
June 10, 2019
Bacteria Get on Your Nerves: How Bugs Modulate Pain and Immunity
Isaac Chiu, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Immunology Department of Immunology
Harvard Medical School
May 9, 2019
Gut Microbes in a Disruptive Age
Maria Gloria Dominguez-Bello, Ph.D.
Henry Rutgers Professor of Microbiome and Health
Departments of Biochemistry and Microbiology, and Anthropology
Interim Director, NJ Institute for Food, Nutrition and Health
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
September 19, 2018
Nature Contact and Human Health: A Multimethod Approach
Gregory N. Bratman, Ph.D.
Inaugural Holder of the Doug Walker Endowed Faculty Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Nature, Health, and Recreation
School of Environmental and Forest Sciences
University of Washington
June 4, 2018
Caring for our Military: Considering Nondrug Therapies for Pain
Mary Jo Larson, Ph.D., M.P.A.
Senior Scientist, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management
April 23, 2018
Reframing the Primary Care Management of Chronic Pain
Erin E. Krebs, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Minnesota Medical School
March 12, 2018
Under Your Skin: Molecules and Cells for Touch and Pain
Dr. Alexander Chesler, Ph.D.
Section on Sensory Cells and Circuits Intramural Lab
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health
October 19, 2017
Communicating Science to the Public: Follow the Science
Alan I. Leshner, Ph.D.
Chief Executive Officer Emeritus
American Association for the Advancement of Science
June 12, 2017
Integrating Chemical and Biological Profiling for the Functional Annotation of Complex Natural Product Mixtures
Roger Linington, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry at Simon Fraser University in British Columbia and Canada Research Chair in High-Throughput Screening and Chemical Biology
April 10, 2017
Pain and Opioid Management in Veterans: Evidence, Lessons Learned, and Future Directions in the Use of Collaborative and Integrated Care Approaches
Karen Seal, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry
March 27, 2017
Promoting Resilience in Military Families: After Deployment, Adaptive Parenting Tools
Abigail Gewirtz, Ph.D., L.P.
Professor, Department of Family Social Science and Institute of Child Development Director, Institute for Translational Research in Children's Mental Health
University of Minnesota
October 17, 2016
Opioids for Chronic Pain: Evidence, Guidelines, and Policy and Practice Implications
Roger Chou, M.D.
Professor in the Department of Medicine and Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology
Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
September 12, 2016
“Minding” Our Bodies: Research on the Impact of Tai Chi on Cognitive-neuromuscular Interactions in Older Adults
Peter Wayne, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital,
Research Director of the Osher Center for Integrative Medicine
June 6, 2016
Fibromyalgia Integrative Training for Teens (FIT Teens): Development of a Novel Non-Pharmacologic Treatment for Juvenile Fibromyalgia
Susmita Kashikar-Zuck, Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, Endowed Research Director of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
April 4, 2016
New Bio-Based Supply Chains for Medicines
Christina Smolke, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Bioengineering and Chemical Engineering, Associate Chair of Education; W.M. Keck Foundation Faculty Scholar
March 7, 2016
The Sensory Neurons of Touch: From Function to Dysfunction
David Ginty, Ph.D.
Edward R. and Anne G. Lefler Professor of Neurobiology at Harvard Medical School and an investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
October 6, 2015
Towards Psychobiotics: The Microbiome as a Key Regulator of Brain and Behavior
John F. Cryan, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Department of Anatomy & Neuroscience
University College in Ireland
September 21, 2015
Massage Therapies—From Lab Bench Top to the Patient
Thomas Best, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Pomerene Chair in Primary Care in the Division of Sports Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, and Professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering
Ohio State University
June 8, 2015
Social Regulation of Human Gene Expression
Steven Cole, Ph.D.
Professor of Medicine and Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine
May 18, 2015
The Trial To Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT)—Connecting Silos of Scientific Information
Gervasio Lamas, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.H.A., F.E.S.C.
Chairman of Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Chief of the Columbia University Division of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Medical Center
Professor of Medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and Co-director of the Mount Sinai Heart Institute
April 13, 2015
Social Networks For Molecular Analysis
Pieter Dorrestein, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology, Chemistry and Biochemistry in the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of California, San Diego
Director of the Collaborative Mass Spectrometry Innovation Center and Co-director of the Institute for Metabolomics Medicine at University of California, San Diego
March 9, 2015
Tranceformation: Hypnosis in Brain and Body
David Spiegel, M.D.
Willson Professor and Associate Chair of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Stanford University School of Medicine