Postdoctorates

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Emanuel Van Den Broeke

Postdoctorate researcher (ERC Starting grant PROBING PAIN) Coordinator : Pr. André Mouraux My project focuses on nociception-induced central nervous system plasticity in both acute and persistent pain conditions. In my research I focus predominantly on brain functioning as investigated by...

Giulia Liberati

Postdoctorate researcher (FNRS chargé de recherches) Coordinator : Pr. A. Mouraux My project investigates the role of the primary (S1) and secondary (S2) somatosensory cortices, the insula, and the anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) in human pain perception. To this end, I use intracerebral EEG...

Sabien van Neerven

Postdoctorate researcher (Fondation Louvain) Coordinators : Prs. André Mouraux & Emmanuel Hermans The general objective of my project is to characterize the effects of topical capsaicin treatment on the changes in function and structure of nociceptive pathways associated with the...

Sylvie Nozaradan

Postdoctorate researcher (Chargé de recherches FNRS). Coordinator : Pr. A. Mouraux The topic of my research is how musical rhythm entrains the human brain activity. With the help of Profs André Mouraux and Isabelle Peretz, my co-supervisor in Canada, I developed during my PhD an approach...

Diana Torta

Postdoctorate researcher (FNRS chargé de recherches and KUL) Coordinators : Pr. V. Legrain (UCL) and Pr. J. Vlaeyen (KUL) My main research interest is to understand how attention shapes the elaboration and perception of nociceptive and non-nociceptive inputs, both in healthy and in...

Samar Hatem

Post-doctorate researcher  (FNRS clinicien chercheur post-doctorant) Coordinator: Pr. A. Mouraux The topic of my postdoctorate research fellowship is to examine interactions between pain and visuospatial perception in patients with unilateral chronic pain. As a clinical researcher, my aim is...