The OHSU School of Dentistry welcomes Andrew F. Russo, Ph.D., professor of molecular physiology and biophysics at the University of Iowa. Russo’s presentation will focus on two very common trigeminal-mediated pain states: temporomandibular disorder (TMD) and migraine.
Monday, Mar. 2, 2015
12 p.m. welcome reception / 12:30 p.m. seminar
Collaborative Life Sciences Building, CLSB 3A003A/B
In a presentation titled “Trigeminal-Mediated Pain: Clues from mice,” Dr. Russo will share his lab’s recent findings on the role of the neuropeptide calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) in inflammation-mediated TMD and in cortical spreading depression in migraine. For more information about the speaker series, call 503-494-8874 or visit www.ohsu.edu/sod.