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PRICE Awarded Grant for Postdoctoral Training in Pain and Aging Research

In collaboration with the UF Institute on Aging, PRICE has been awarded a $1.2 million postdoctoral training grant to support the Integrative and Multidisciplinary Pain and Aging Research Training (IMPART) Program. This NIA-funded program will support four postdoctoral fellows with a broad range of research interests in pain and aging.

Call for Pain Research Day Papers

May 1, 2015, Deadline We would like to invite poster submissions for Pain Research Day 2015. All trainees and investigators are invited to submit abstracts for pain-related research to be presented as posters at Pain Research Day. New submissions as well as posters that have been presented at other national…

Journal Club Meeting March 24, 2015

Time:  11:30am – 1:00pm Location: Dental Sciences Building, Room D7-11 Greetings! The descending control of pain was a major focus of research in the 1970’s and 80’s and throughout history has been used to explain such things as acupuncture analgesia, the placebo effect, the mechanism of antidepressant drugs and deep…

MERIT AWARD

PRICE Director and UFCD Distinguished Professor, Dr. Roger Fillingim, recently received a MERIT Award from the National Institute on Aging. According to the NIA, MERIT Awards are intended “to provide long-term grant support to investigators whose research competence and productivity are distinctly superior and who are highly likely to continue…

Pain Research Day 2015 Abstracts

Over 30 posters were presented at the 2015 Pain Research Day. The keynote speaker was by Dr. Sean Mackey, Redlich Professor of Anesthesia & Pain Management and Chief, Division of Pain Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine.

Welcome to PRICE

The University of Florida’s newly formed Pain Research and Intervention Center of Excellence (PRICE) is a multi-college center of excellence that serves as the professional home for UF scientists, clinicians and trainees dedicated to improved understanding and treatment of pain.