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Symposium: Current and future topics in pain research – clinical and preclinical perspectives


06. September 2022
13:30 - 17:00

University of Vienna
Spitalgasse 4, 1090 Vienna

Hörsaal D lecture hall






1:30 – 2:00 pm
Arrival of guests and speakers

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Welcome address

Thomas Klausberger, Center for Brain Research, Medical University of Vienna
Hans Lassmann, Center for Brain Research, Medical University of Vienna
Burkhard Gustorff, Klinik Ottakring, Vienna

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Structural and functional plasticity in peripheral afferents-spinal circuitry
Rohini Kuner, Institute of Pharmacology, Heidelberg University

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Chronic primary pain – how to move ahead
Claudia Sommer, Department of Neurology, University of Würzburg

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Personalized pain therapy: From vision to reality
Ralf Baron, Division of Neurological Pain Research and Therapy, Universitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Jürgen Sandkühler – a role model and central pillar of the manuscript evaluation process at SCIENCE
Peter Stern, Senior Editor at SCIENCE

4:30 pm
Closing remarks – followed by a reception with food and drinks




We cordially invite all interested people to this public event. Participation is free of charge.

Ruth Drdla-Schutting
Division of Neurophysiology
Center for Brain Research, Medical University of Vienna

Spitalgasse 4
1090 Vienna, Austria