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Dr. James Eisenach M.D. - Presented an outstanding Emory A. Rovenstein Lecture at the ASA, San Deigo, 2015.

This monumental lecture was entitled "Without Science There Is Little Art in Anesthesiology."

The Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) announced James C. Eisenach, MD as the new President and CEO

Dr. Eiseanach will assume his new role in July 1, 2016. >more​

James Eisenach, MD, Elected to the National Academy of Medicine, October 19, 2015

Election to the National Academy of Medicine is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service. >More

Chris Peters, PhD, featured in Pain Research Forum by Allison Marin on 21 Apr 2015

Research led by Chris Peters, PhD, is highlighted in an article in the Pain Research Forum on his study with conditioned pain modulation (CPM) in rats and mechanical hypersensitivity following surgery. The study also looks at the relationship between CPM and resolution of pain after surgery.

Article: Individual Differences in Acute Pain-induced Endogenous Analgesia Predict Time to Resolution of Postoperative Pain in the Rat (article)

Authors: Christopher M. Peters, Ph.D.; Ken-ichiro Hayashida, D.V.M., Ph.D.; Takashi Suto, M.D., Ph.D.; Timothy T. Houle, Ph.D.; Carol A. Aschenbrenner, M.S.; Thomas J. Martin, Ph.D.; James C. Eisenach, M.D.

Publication: Anesthesiology. Vol.122, 895-907, April 2015 issue

 Tim Houle, PhD, Featured in The Huffington Post

Research from Timothy J. Houle, PhD, anesthesia and neurology, about migraine headache triggers has been picked up by multiple online sources including The Huffington Post.   

Tim Houle, PhD, Featured in News Release at

Migraine Triggers Tricky to Pinpoint -Too Many Variables Exist, Says New Research from Wake Forest Baptist. (Tim Houle, PhD) 

Is Childbirth Linked to Chronic PainAnesthesiology Cover Jan 2013

Article: Resolution of Pain After Childbirth (article)
Authors:Eisenach James C.; Pan, Peter; Smiley, Richard M.; Lavand’homme, Patricia; Landau, Ruth; Houle, Timothy T.

Publication: Anesthesiology. 118(1):143-151, January 2013 full-size cover art

 Ken Hayashida Cover Art, 

Hayashida cover art -177Journal of Pain, January 2012 

Article: Depletion of Endogenous Noradrenaline Does Not Prevent Spinal Cord Plasticity  Following Peripheral Nerve Injury (article)  

Authors:Ken-ichiro Hayashida, Christopher M. Peters, Silvia Gutierrez, James C. Eisenach,

Publication: Journal of Pain, 13(1):49-57., January 2012 issue, full-size cover art.  



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