PROGRAMME – EWCBR 2012 – VILLARS SUR OLLON – SWITZERLAND

Monday March 12th, A.M.

- A.K. Bouzier-Sore & Luc Pellerin: Looking at neuron astrocyte metabolic interactions with something

else than ski goggles

- K. Starowicz : The role of TRPV1 and other TRPs in pain and nociception

Monday March 12th, P.M.

- S. Dager : Multi-modal Imaging Techniques Targeted at Specific Brain Mechanisms

- J. Nargeot : Peripheral origin of pain messages: what mediators and what possible treatments

Tuesday March 13th, A.M.

- F. Viana : Cellular and molecular mechanisms of pain

- R. Ilmoniiemi : Assessing brain state and connectivity with noninvasive stimulation and neuroimaging.

Tuesday March 13th, P.M.

- I. Nagy & J. Palecek : Modulation of nociceptive signaling. Looking for new targets the development of

novel analgesics

- D. Linden & R. Galuske : Brain imaging across species: Towards translation and mechanistic

understanding of human neuroimaging findings

Wednesday March 14th, A.M.

- G. Lucas : Refractory depressed patients and delayed action of antidepressants: new developments

and perspectives

- S. Thornton & J. Saavedra : The Renin-Angiotensin System: from Bench to Bedside

Wednesday March 14th, P.M.

- S. Leibowitz : Mechanisms mediating the overconsumption of food and drugs

- R. Pumain & C. Wasterlain : The sacred disease: maybe Hippocrates was right…

Thursday March 15th, A.M.

- J. Badaut & A. Obenaus : Understanding drug delivery to the brain: The Blood-Brain Barrier and

diseases (part 1)

- S. McMahon & G. Ianetti : Nociceptive processing in humans

Thursday March 15th, P.M.

- J. Badaut & A. Obenaus : Understanding drug delivery to the brain: The Blood-Brain Barrier and

diseases (part 2)

Friday March 16th, A.M.

- W. Sommer : Translational Neuroimaging in Alcoholism

- M. Schmidt : Neurobiological consequences of stress: Adaptive or Maladaptive