Neurobiology of Pain and Analgesia

Course Number: 
NSC 8221
Semesters Offered: 
Fall

This is a graduate level team-taught course addressing current concepts in the neurobiology and pharmacology of nociception, pain and analgesia. Topics will range from molecular to systemic mechanisms contributing to pain and its relief. The course also includes exploration of historical and contemporary issues in pain through student discussions of research literature and term papers.