Melissa J. Durham, PharmD, MACM, APh, BCACP

Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy & Assistant Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion · USC School of Pharmacy

Melissa Durham's expertise includes ambulatory care practice, community pharmacy-based patient care programs and pain management.

Interprofessional education Educational Interventional Research Pain Management Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Community Pharmacy Practice

Kevin Stein

Director MAPC Program/Professor of Communication · Southern Utah University

The rhetoric of political campaign messages and communication strategies of politicians

Antapologia Strategies Political Campaign Messages Film Rhetoric of Defense Apologia

Matt Barton

Professor of Communication, Department Chair · Southern Utah University

Specializing in rhetoric and persuasion in public discourse, communication theory, and critical thinking

Communication Theories Professional Writing and Presentations Public Discourse Teaching Communication Theory Conflict and Communication in Relationships

Scott A. Mosley, PharmD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy · USC School of Pharmacy

Scott Mosley is an expert in pharmacogenomics implementation.

Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacokinetics Personalized Medicine Pharmacogenomics Pharmacodynamics

Gary Elkins, Ph.D.

Professor, Psychology and Neuroscience · Baylor University

Dr. Gary Elkins' areas of specialization are clinical psychology, health psychology, and hypnotherapy.

Clinical Psychology Health Psychology Hypnotherapy Hypnotherapy for Hot Flashes Breast Cancer Survivors

Rebecca Miranda Romero, PhD

Lecturer, Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences · USC School of Pharmacy

Rebecca Romero's research focuses on the analysis of the structure of DNA and trinucleotide repeat DNA associated with Fragile X syndrome.

In Silico Pharmacokinetics Biochemistry Computational Chemistry Pharmaceutical Formulations

Cato Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer, Connecticut Convergence Institute · UConn Health

Dr. Laurencin is a world renowned engineer, physician and scientist who is known for pioneering the field of Regenerative Engineering.

Stem Cell Science and Technology Nanotechnology Polymeric Materials Science Tissue Engineering Regenerative Engineering

Lori Rubenstein Fazzio

Clinical Professor of Yoga and Health · Loyola Marymount University

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts and College of Communication & Fine Arts

Pain Science Yoga Physical Therapy

Paul Chelminski, MD, MPH, FACP

Director and Clinical Professor of Allied Health-PA Program and Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine · UNC-Chapel Hill

Expert in pain-management with a focus on deprescribing opioids while finding what works best for each individual patient.

Primary Care Resident Education Genreal Internal Medicine Pain Management Opioid Management

Asimina Lazaridou, PhD

Doctoral Faculty - Clinical Psychology · Fielding Graduate University

Specializing in Chronic Pain, Opioid Use Disorders, and Mind-Body Therapies

Opioid Use Disorders Mood Disorders Chronic Pain Psychosomatic Conditions Anxiety Disorders

Tim Platts-Mills, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, with Joint Appointments in the Departments of Anesthesiology, Medicine and the Division of Geriatrics · UNC-Chapel Hill

Improving the quality of emergency care for older adults through research and support of geriatric emergency medicine researchers.

Coronavirus Geriatric Emergency Medicine Anesthesiology Emergency Medicine Geriatric Medicine Research

Dr. Harbinder Sandhu

Assistant Professor, Warwick Medical School · University of Warwick

Harbinder Sandhu is an expert in behavioural change interventions for improving health, wellbeing and quality of life.

Opioid Reduction in Chronic Pain Complex Interventions Health and Wellbeing Chronic Pain Management Behaviour Change

Tiffany Field, PhD

Doctoral Faculty - Clinical Psychology · Fielding Graduate University

Over thirty years of research on the positive effects of touch

Infant Mental Health Alternative Therapies High-Risk Infants Depression Research Methods

Angela Starkweather, Ph.D.

Associate Dean, Academic Affairs and Professor, Department of Nursing · University of Connecticut

Angela Starkweather, PhD, is an expert in symptom science, clinical trials, pain and pain mechanisms.

Omic Measures Symptom Science Biobehavioral Research Cancer Addiction

Debra Bendell Estroff, PhD

Doctoral Faculty - Clinical Psychology · Fielding Graduate University

Developmental issues associated with aspects of anxiety and depression; chronic illness and emotional regulation.

Developmental Psychology Child Clinical Psychology Research Design Psychopathology Psychology Pain Management

Dr. Mark Ware

Chief Medical Officer · Canopy Growth

Dr. Ware leads Canopy Growth’s medical division, Spectrum Therapeutics including research towards the development of cannabinoid medicines.

Endocannabinoid System Cannabis Research Cannabinoids Medical Cannabis Clinical Research

Lisa Holle, Pharm.D., BCOP, FHOPA

Associate Clinical Professor of Pharmacy Practice · University of Connecticut

Dr. Holle’s clinical research focuses on medical marijuana, oral cancer therapy management, and impact of clinical pharmacy services

MyDispense Medical Marijuana Pain Cancer Cancer Therapeutics

Martha Paynter

Registered Nurse, President of the Board · Wellness Within

Access to abortion, prison abolition, criminalization and reproductive health

Health Services Management Feminist Health Advocacy Childbirth Breastfeeding Pain Management

Christine (Chris) MacDonell

Managing Director of Medical Rehabilitation and International Aging Services/Medical Rehabilitation · CARF International

Christine M. MacDonell has more than 35 years of experience as a provider, administrator, and trainer in the human services field.

Interdisciplinary pain rehabilitation Stroke Rehabilitation Brain injury programs Healthcare quality oversight Physical and rehabilitation medicine

Sharon M. Gordon, D.D.S., M.P.H., Ph.D.

Dean, School of Dental Medicine · University of Connecticut

Dr. Sharon M. Gordon is the Dean of the School of Dental Medicine at the University of Connecticut.

Public Health Dentistry Pain Management