Join us for Meet the Makers, our speaker series focusing on emerging technologies in the life sciences (RSVP here). On October 17, 2018, Dr. Luana Colloca of the University of Maryland Schools of Medicine and Nursing will deliver the lecture, “The neurobiology of pain modulation: from placebo effects to virtual reality”.
“The capacity to activate endogenous opioid and nonopioid systems in concomitance with the administration of an intervention represents a fascinating phenomenon that is capturing the attention of scientists from different disciplines. This lecture focuses on the neurobiology of placebo effects and virtual reality with an emphasis on relevant discoveries, new insights and developments.”
“The neurobiology of pain modulation: from placebo effects to virtual reality”
Dr. Luana Colloca (UMSOM, UMSON)
Wednesday, October 17, 2018, 12pm to 1pm
Health Sciences and Human Services Library, Gladhill Boardroom
* A light lunch will be provided – please RSVP here.