50th anniversary of "Pain Mechanisms: A New Theory"

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November 19 marks the 50th anniversary of the ground-breaking paper, “Pain Mechanisms: A New Theory” co-authored by McGill’s Ronald Melzack, and the late Patrick Wall, which introduced gate-control theory.

Jeffrey Mogil,  E.P. Taylor Chair in Pain Studies previously held by Dr. Melzack; Director, Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain
He's an expert on the psychology of pain, among other things.
Jeffrey.mogil [at] mcgill.ca (English)
Media: Jeffrey Mogil on Melzack and Wall’s Gate Control Theory, McGill Reporter

Philippe Séguéla, The Neuro, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill, Researcher, Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain
He's an expert on the physiology of pain.
philippe.seguela [at] mcgill.ca (English, French)
Media: Why Your Pain Being All in Your Brain Isn’t a Bad Thing, Yahoo News

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