Translational Pain Research

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Gulf Coast Consortium for Translational Pain Research

Fighting pain and suffering by sharing knowledge about how pain works and driving meaningful therapeutic advances

The mission of the Gulf Coast Consortium for Translational Pain Research (GCC TPR) is to alleviate pain and suffering through innovative research that fosters the translation of basic discoveries about pain mechanisms into therapeutic advances, achieved by promoting scholarly interactions and research collaborations among scientists and clinicians within the gulf coast region.

Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2018 Translational Pain Research Conference, Friday, April 6, BioScience Research Collaborative, 6500 Main St., Houston.  To see the agenda and speaker list click here.

Upcoming Events

Save the Date: Next Generation Pain Therapeutics from Basic Science to the Clinic, April 13-15
We invite you to join us for the 10th Anniversary Conference of our Translational Pain Research Consortium.  Keynote speaker, Walter Koroshetz, Director, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) will discuss NINDS priorities and opportunities, including those related to the HEAL initiative.  Plenary presentations will be selected from short proposals submitted HERE.  Registration will be limited to 375.  Stay tuned to the conference website for more information.