QPRN presents:
The North American Pain School

An educational initiative
of IASP and ACTTION

June 21-26th, 2020

Fairmont Le Château Montebello
Montebello, QC, Canada

NAPS 2020

June 21–26th, 2020

Fairmont Le Château Montebello,
Montebello, QC, Canada

Catherine Bushnell, PhD

Catherine Bushnell, PhD

  • Scientific Director, Division of Intramural Research
  • Senior Investigator, Pain and Integrative Neuroscience Branch
  • National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, Maryland

Sean Mackey, M.D., Ph.D.

Sean Mackey, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Redlich Professor, Stanford University Medical Center
  • Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine, Neurosciences and Neurology (by courtesy)
  • Chief, Division of Pain Medicine
  • Director, Systems Neuroscience and Pain Lab

Yoram Shir

Yoram Shir

  • Professor of Anesthesia & Edwards Chair in Clinical Pain, McGill University
  • Director, the Alan Edwards Pain Management Unit, McGill University Health Centre

Mark P. Jensen

Mark P. Jensen

  • Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington

Camilla Svensson

Camilla Svensson

  • Professor in Cellular and Molecular Pain Physiology, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego

Jon Levine

Jon Levine

  • Professor of Medicine and OMFS
  • Pain and Addiction Research Center, University of California, San Francisco
  • Graduate Program in Neuroscience

Patient partners

Cristopher DeBow

Cristopher DeBow

  • Occupation: economist and strategist
  • Co-chair of the Chronic Pain Network’s Clinical Research Network
  • CIHR SPOR Initiative Peer Reviewer
  • Arthritis Society Consumer Grant Reviewer

Lisa Legacy