Gregory Dussor

University of Texas at Dallas

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University of Texas at Dallas

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Dr. Gregory Dussor is an Associate Professor and Eugene McDermott Endowed Fellow in Behavioral and Brain Sciences at the University of Texas at Dallas.  He received his PhD in Pharmacology at The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio in 2002 where he started his career in pain research. He then did postdoctoral training studying pain mechanisms at the Vollum Institute, The Oregon Health & Science University, in Portland. In 2007, he joined the Faculty in the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Arizona in Tucson. While in Arizona, he shifted the focus of his laboratory to understanding the pathophysiology of chronic headache disorders such as migraine. He remained on faculty there until joining UT Dallas in 2014, where he continues to study mechanisms of headaches and migraines.  Greg has published over 80 peer-reviewed research articles, he was a recipient of a Future Leaders in Pain Research Award from the American Pain Society, he is on the editorial boards of Pain, Pain Reports, Molecular Pain, Headache, the Journal of Headache and Pain, the Journal of Neuroscience, and he is a member of the Medical Advisory Board of the Migraine Research Foundation.