Hai Yan, anesthesiology faculty in the School of Medicine, in his lab in the MSRB

photographed for the Noteworthy poster series

Professor and Director of Pain Center


Anesthesiology, Cell Biology, and Neurobiology


Duke University


United States

Professor Ru-Rong Ji


Dr. Ji is professor of Anesthesiology, Neurobiology, and Cell Biology of Duke University Health Center. He is also Director of the Center for Translational Pain Medicine. He serves at Editorial Boards of “Pain”, “Anesthesiology”, “Journal of Neuroscience”, and “Neuroscience Bulletin”. He has published over 200 papers in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Ji has been listed as highly cited investigators by Clarivate/SCI in last 4 years.

Dr. Ji is a recognized leader in studying pain regulation by inflammation and non-neuronal cells. His group has also demonstrated powerful analgesic actions of specialized pro-resolving mediators (SPMs, such as resolvins and protectins) in the control of pathological pain.


Thursday, September 22, 2022

4:30pm EDT6:00pm EDT

Molecular Pathophysiology of Pain Resolution

Tracks: Genetics
Categories: Topical Workshop, Virtual Program
Room: 718 A

The molecular pathophysiology of chronic pain states is largely unknown. The genetic and molecular studies of pain in both humans…