Speakers

Meet the Speakers

Anne Katrin Schlag

King's College London, UK

Dr Anne Katrin Schlag is Research Manager at DrugScience and Honorary Fellow at Imperial College London. She completed her graduate… READ MORE
Anne-Cécile Vuillemin

Ministry of Health, Luxembourg

PharmD in Pharmacy and Master’s degree in Toxicology (University Paris Descartes, Paris, France). Before joining the Directorate of health in… READ MORE
Arun Bhaskar

Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, UK

Dr Arun Bhaskar MBBS MSc FRCA FFPMRCA FFICM FIPP EDPM Consultant in Pain Medicine, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Dr Bhaskar is… READ MORE
Carsten Hjorthoj

Copenhagen Research Center for Mental Health - CORE and University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Carsten Hjorthøj is a research leader and associate professor at the Copenhagen Research Center for Mental Health – CORE, and… READ MORE
Clémence Varret

Ministry of Health, Luxembourg

PharmD in Pharmacy with a MSc in Toxicology (University Paris Descartes, Paris, France) and a MSc in Public Health (EHESP,… READ MORE
David Finn

National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway, Ireland

David Finn is Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Principal Investigator and Founding Co-Director of the Centre for Pain Research at… READ MORE
Fabrizio Benedetti

University of Turin Medical School and Plateau Rosà Hypoxia Medicine, Italy/Switzerland

Fabrizio Benedetti, MD is Professor of Neurophysiology and Human Physiology at the University of Turin Medical School, Turin, Italy, and… READ MORE
Francesca Menniti Ippolito

National Institute of Health, Italy

Francesca Menniti-Ippolito is a senior researcher at the Italian National Institute of Health in the field of Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacovigilance.… READ MORE
Frank Petzke

University Göttingen, Germany

Gabriele Schmidt-Wolf

Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices, Germany

Gabriele Schmidt-Wolf, MD, specialist in General Medicine, Palliative Medicine and Naturopathy Research experience in epidemiology and statistics as postdoctoral fellow,… READ MORE
Gabrielle Campbell

National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, Australia

Gabrielle is an NHMRC Australian Public Health Early Career Fellowship recipient and has worked at the National Drug and Alcohol Research… READ MORE
Itay Goor Aryeh

Sheba Medical Center, Israel

John Skerritt

Department of Health, Australia

Adj. Professor John Skerritt joined the Department of Health in 2012 as a Deputy Secretary. Apart from being part of… READ MORE
Jürg Gertsch

University of Bern, Switzerland

Jürg Gertsch studied Cultural Anthropology, Neurosciences and Biochemistry at the Universidad Central de Venezuela, Biozentrum Basel and University of Sussex… READ MORE
Markus Weber

Kantonsspital St. Gallen, Switzerland

Markus Weber is a Professor of Neurology and  head of the Muskelzentrum/ALS clinic at the Kantonsspital St.Gallen, Switzerland He studied… READ MORE
Mary-Ann Fitzcharles

McGill University, Canada

Mary-Ann Fitzcharles has worked as a clinician, teacher and clinical researcher at McGill University, Montreal Canada since 1982. She completed… READ MORE
Myfanwy Graham

New South Wales Cannabis Medicines Advisory Service, Australia

Myfanwy Graham is the principal specialist medicines information pharmacist of the New South Wales (NSW) Cannabis Medicines Advisory Service (CMAS),… READ MORE
Nanna Brix Finnerup

Aarhus University, Denmark

Prof. Nanna Brix Finnerup is director of the Danish Pain Research Center, Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University, Denmark. She… READ MORE
Olga Kovalchuk

University of Lethbridge, Canada

Dr. Kovalchuk received her B. Med. (Honors, 1992) and M.D. (Stomatology, 1994) degrees at the Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University in… READ MORE
Silviu Brill

Tel Aviv Medical Center, Israel

Dr. Silviu Brill is Specialist in Anesthesiology and Pain Management, Director of the Institute for Pain Medicine, Tel Aviv Medical Center,… READ MORE
Suzanne Nielsen

Monash University, Australia

Associate Professor Suzanne Nielsen (BPharmSc[Hons] PhD MPS) is the Deputy Director of the Monash Addiction Research Centre at Monash University,… READ MORE
Tina Horsted

Clinic Horsted, Denmark

Tina Ingrid Horsted 2001 , MD  , Copenhagen University  Denmark 2008 , University Hospital Rigshospitalet ,  specialist in anesthesiology 2008… READ MORE
Winfried Häuser

Technical University Munich, Germany

Prof. Dr. med. Winfried Häuser is specialist of general internal medicine, psychosomatic medicine and pain medicine. He is senior consultant for… READ MORE