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Past lectures

May 11, 2020

CANCELED: Technology-Assisted Self-Management for Chronic Pain: Development, Testing, and Implementation of Cooperative Pain Education and Self-Management (COPES)

Alicia Heapy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychiatry Yale School of Medicine; Associate Director The Pain, Research, Informatics, Medical Comorbidities, and Education (PRIME) Center VA Connecticut Healthcare System

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March 24, 2020

CANCELED: Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement: Restructuring Reward Processing in Addiction, Stress, and Pain

Eric Garland, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.
Distinguished Endowed Chair in Research, Professor and Associate Dean for Research College of Social Work; Director, Center on Mindfulness and Integrative Health Intervention Development (C-MIIND); Associate Director of Integrative Medicine, Supportive Oncology Program, Huntsman Cancer Institute at The University of Utah

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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

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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

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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 

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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 and Assistant Professor of Nature, Health, and Recreation at the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences
University of Washington

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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
Brandeis University

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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

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March 12, 2018

Under Your Skin: Molecules and Cells for Touch and Pain

Dr. Alexander Chesler, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator, Section on Sensory Cells and Circuits Intramural Lab
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 

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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

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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
Stanford University

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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