January preparatory retreat

The faces behind the science


A total of 34 Principal investigators have teamed up to build this collaboration venture  specifically aimed at understanding the neural pathways underlying pain.

Besides the principal host, the Medical Faculty Heidelberg,  different groups from the Medical Faculty Mannheim, the Faculty of Bioscience as well as long term associates as the German Cancer Research Center , The European Molecular Biology Laboratory, The Central Institute of Mental Health (ZI), the Technical University Munich and the Max-Planck-Institute for Medical Research comprise this unique cooperation.

 

Speaker

 
Prof. Dr. Rohini Kuner
B01
B06
Z01
Department of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 584
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 

Deputy Speaker

 

 
Prof. Dr. Herta Flor
B03
B07
Cognitive and clinical Neuroscience
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
Deputy speaker
 

Steering comittee

Besides the Speaker and the Deputy, the Steering Committee consists of:

 

 
Prof. Dr. Frank Kirchhoff
A09
University of Saarland,
Building 48
66421 Homburg/Saar, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Thomas Kuner
B08
Department of Anatomy
Im Neuenheimer Feld 306
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Martin Schmelz
A01
Karl-Feuerstein-Professor for experimental Pain research
Ludolf-Krehl-Str. 13-17
68167 Mannheim , Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Rolf-Detlef Treede
S01
Department of Neurophysiology
Ludolf-Krehl-Str.13-17
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Norbert Weidner
A06
Spinal Cord Injury Centre
Schlierbacher Landstraße 200 a
69118 Heidelberg, Germany
 

 

 

 

Representative of young scientists

 
Dr. Stefan Lechner
A01
Department of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg
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Ombudsperson

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Prof. Dr. Sabine Herpertz
B02
Department of Psychiatry
Voßstr. 2
69115 Heidelberg, Germany
 

Scientific Advisory Board

 

 
Prof. Dr. A. Vania Apkarian
Department of Physiology
Northwestern University
300 E. Superior, Tarry Bldg. 7-705
Chicago, IL 60611
 
Prof. Dr. Jerry Gebhart
Professor for Anesthesiology
University of Pittsburgh
W1444 Biomedical Science Tower
200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Speaker
 
Prof. Dr. Paul Heppenstall
Professor
Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati
 
Trieste, Italy
 
Prof. Dr. Gary Lewin
Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC)
Robert-Rössle-Str. 10
D-13092 Berlin
 
 
Prof. Dr. Frank Porreca
Associate Department Head, Pharmacology
The University of Arizona Health Sciences
 
Tucson, Arizona, USA
 
Prof. Dr. Irene Tracey
Nuffield Professor of Anaesthetic Science
University of Oxford
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford OX3 9DU
 

Principal Investigators

 

 
Dr. Claudio Acuna Goycolea
S02
Heidelberg University
Im Neuenheimer Feld 307
69120 Heidelberg
 
Dr. Amit Agarwal
A09
Heidelberg University
Im Neuenheimer Feld 307
69120 Heidelberg
 
Dr. Jamila Andoh
B07
Cognitive and clinical Neuroscience
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Hilmar Bading
A05
A08
Department of Neurobiology IZN
Im Neuenheimer Feld 364
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Martin Bendszus
A03
Medical Faculty Heidelberg
Im Neuenheimer Feld 400
69120 Heidelberg
 
Prof. Dr. Frank Bradke
A06
Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen e.V. (DZNE)
Ludwig-Erhard-Allee 2
53175 Bonn, Germany
 
Dr. Richard Carr
A04
Department of Anaesthesiology
Ludolf-Krehl-Str. 13-17
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Beate Ditzen
B05
Centre of Psychosocial Medicine
Bergheimer Str. 20
69115 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Herta Flor
B03
B07
Cognitive and clinical Neuroscience
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Valery Grinevich
B02
Cognitive and clinical Neuroscience
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Alexander Groh
B10
Medizinische Biophysik
Im Neuenheimer Feld 326
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Sabine C. Herpertz
B02
Department of Psychiatry
Voßstr. 2
69115 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Frank Kirchhoff
A09
University of Saarland,
Building 48
66421 Homburg/Saar, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Rohini Kuner
B01
B06
Z01
Department of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 584
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Thomas Kuner
B08
Department of Anatomy
Im Neuenheimer Feld 306
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Dr. Stefan Lechner
A01
Department of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg
 
Dr. Daniela Mauceri
A08
Dept. of Neurobiology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 364
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Dr. Rebecca Mease
B10
Institut für Physiologie und Pathophysiologie

Medizinische Biophysik

Im Neuenheimer Feld 326
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg
B09
 
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Hannah Monyer
B06
Department of Clinical Neurobiology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Peter Nawroth
A03
Dept. of Internal Medicine
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Dr. Frauke Nees
B03
Institute of Neuropsychology and Clinical Psycholo- gy
J5
68159 Mannheim , Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Mirko Pham
A03
nstitut für Diagnostische und Interventionelle Neuroradiologie des Universitätsklinikums
Josef-Schneider-Str. 11
97080 Würzburg, Germany
 
Dr. Radhika Puttagunta
A06
Spinal Cord Injury Centre
Schlierbacher Landstr.200A
69118 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Carmen Ruiz de Almodovar
A08
European Center for Angioscience (ECAS)
Ludolf-Krehl-Str. 13-17
68167 Mannheim , Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Martin Schmelz
A01
Karl-Feuerstein-Professor for experimental Pain research
Ludolf-Krehl-Str. 13-17
68167 Mannheim , Germany
 
Dr. Katrin Schrenk-Siemens
S02
Section of Pharmaceutical Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Jan Siemens
A07
Section of Pharmaceutical Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Dr. Manuela Simonetti
A09
Institute of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Claudia Sommer
A10
Dept. of Neurology
Josef-Schneider-Str. 11
97080 Würzburg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Rainer Spanagel
B04
Institute of Psychopharmacology
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Dr. Anke Tappe-Theodor
S01
Institute of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 584
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Dr. Jonas Tesarz
B04
Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Heike Tost
B04
Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Rolf-Detlef Treede
S01
Department of Neurophysiology
Ludolf-Krehl-Str.13-17
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Nurcan Üçeyler
A10
Translational Somatosensation
Josef-Schneider-Straße 2
97080 Würzburg , Germany
 
Dr. Wolfgang Weber-Fahr
B04
Division of Neuroimaging
J5
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Prof. Dr. Norbert Weidner
A06
Spinal Cord Injury Centre
Schlierbacher Landstraße 200 a
69118 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Dr. med. Sebastian Wieland
B04
Department of General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
69120 Heidelberg, Germany

News

  • New research findings from the Grinevich Lab (Project B02)

    (New paper published in Nature Neuroscience)

     

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  • New discovery in the pathophysiology of diabetic neuropathy

    (New paper published in Neuron)

     

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  • Gender equality in science and career development

    Supporting the work of the ALBA Network

     

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  • The Heidelberg Outpatient Center for Clinical Pain Research (HeiSIS)

    Congratulations to SFB 1158 Project Leader, Prof. Dr. Jonas Tesarz, on becoming the Head of a new facility in his department: The "Heidelberg Outpatient Center for Clinical Pain Research (HeiSIS)"

     

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  • Dr. Frauke Nees accepts new position in Kiel

    Congratulations to Dr. Frauke Nees, one of the Consortium's PIs, on her new position as the Director of the Institute of Medical Psychology and Medical Sociology and W3 Professorship for Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology in the Medical Faculty of the Christian-Albrechts University in Kiel.