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2020 NIH Pain Consortium Symposium

Technologies for Improved Understanding and Management of Pain

June 3, 2020

The 15th Annual Pain Consortium Symposium as held on June 3, 2020.

Dr. Sean Mackey from Stanford University gave the keynote address. 

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Dr. Sean Mackey
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Dr. Sean Mackey

The NIH Pain Consortium sponsors an annual symposium on a significant topic relevant to pain. This symposium features NIH supported researchers whose work has made an important contribution to pain research. In addition to speakers and panel sessions, there is a poster session featuring early career investigators. Researchers with the best abstracts are selected to give an oral presentation, and the best presenter receives the Mitchell Max Award for Best Poster.


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