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 comittee consists of:

 

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

 

 

 

Representative of young scientists

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

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

Scientific Advisory Board

 

 
Jerry Gebhart, PhD
Professor for Anesthesiology
University of Pittsburgh
W1444 Biomedical Science Tower
200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Speaker
 
Frank Porreca, Ph.D.
Professor of Pharmacology and Anesthesiology
University of Arizona
Life Sciences North 562
Tucson, AZ 85724-5050
 
Irene Tracey, PhD
Nuffield Professor of Anaesthetic Science
University of Oxford
John Radcliffe Hospital
Oxford OX3 9DU
 
A. Vania Apkarian, PhD
Department of Physiology
Northwestern University
300 E. Superior, Tarry Bldg. 7-705
Chicago, IL 60611
 
Prof. Dr. Gary Lewin
Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC)
Robert-Rössle-Str. 10
D-13092 Berlin
 
 

Principal Investigators

 

 
Andoh, Jamila, Dr.
B07
Cognitive and clinical Neuroscience
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Bading, Hilmar, Prof. Dr.
A05
A08
Department of Neurobiology IZN
Im Neuenheimer Feld 364
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Baumgärtner, Ulf, Dr.
B05
Center for Biomedicine and Medical Technology Mannheim (CBTM)
Ludolf-Krehl-Str. 13-17
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Bilbao, Ainhoa, Dr.
B04
Department of Behavioural Genetics
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Blesch, Armin, Prof. Dr.
A06
Section for Experimental Paraplegiology
Schlierbacher Landstraße 200 a
69118 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Carr, Richard, Prof. Dr.
A04
Department of Anaesthesiology
Ludolf-Krehl-Str. 13-17
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Draguhn, Andreas, Prof. Dr.
B05
Department of Physiology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 326
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Flor, Herta, Prof. Dr.
B03
B07
Cognitive and clinical Neuroscience
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Frings, Stephan, Prof. Dr.
A04
Center for Organismal Studies
Im Neuenheimer Feld 504
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Gangadharan, Vijayan, Dr.
A03
Department of Molecular Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 584
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Grinevich, Valery, Dr.
B02
CHS Junior Group Neuropeptides
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Groh, Alexander, Dr.
G01
Institute of Neuroscience
Biedersteiner Str. 29
D-80802 München, Germany
 
Heppenstall, Paul, Dr.
A08
Adriano Buzzati-Traverso Campus
Via Ramarini 32,
00016 Monterotondo, Italy
 
Herpertz, Sabine Christiane, Prof. Dr.
B02
Department of Psychiatry
Voßstr. 2
69115 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Kuner, Rohini, Prof. Dr.
B01
B06
Z01
Department of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 584
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Kuner, Thomas, Prof. Dr.
B08
Department of Anatomy
Im Neuenheimer Feld 306
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Lechner, Stefan, Dr.
A01
Department of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg
 
Magerl, Walter, Priv.- Doz. Dr.
B09
CBTM: Neurophysiology
Ludolf-Krehl-Str.13-17
68167 Mannheim , Germany
 
Mauceri, Daniela, Dr.
A08
Dept. of Neurobiology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 364
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Meyer-Lindenberg, Andreas, Prof. Dr.
B09
CBTM: Neurophysiology
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Monyer, Hannah, Prof. Dr.
B06
Department of Clinical Neurobiology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Nawroth, Peter Paul, Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c.
A03
Dept. of Internal Medicine
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Nees, Frauke, PD Dr.
B03
Institute of Neuropsychology and Clinical Psycholo- gy
J5
68159 Mannheim , Germany
 
Pham, Mirko, Priv.-Doz. Dr.
A03
Dept. of Internal Medicine
Im Neuenheimer Feld 410
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Rupp, André, Priv.-Doz. Dr.
B05
Dept. of Biomagnetism
INF 400
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Schmelz, Martin, Prof. Dr.
A01
Karl-Feuerstein-Professor for experimental Pain research
Ludolf-Krehl-Str. 13-17
68167 Mannheim , Germany
 
Siemens, Jan, Prof. Dr.
A07
Section of Pharmaceutical Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 366
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Spanagel, Rainer, Prof. Dr.
B04
Institute of Psychopharmacology
J5
68159 Mannheim, Germany
 
Sprengel, Rolf, Dr.
A05
Department of Molecular Neurobiology
Jahnstraße 29
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Tappe-Theodor, Anke, Dr.
S01
Institute of Pharmacology
Im Neuenheimer Feld 584
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
 
Treede, Rolf-Detlef, Prof. Dr.
S01
Department of Neurophysiology
Ludolf-Krehl-Str.13-17
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Weber-Fahr, Wolfgang, Dr.
B04
Division of Neuroimaging
J5
68167 Mannheim, Germany
 
Weidner, Norbert, Prof. Dr.
A06
Spinal Cord Injury Centre
Schlierbacher Landstraße 200 a
69118 Heidelberg, Germany

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