Dr. Nicole Scheff, a recent PhD graduate in the Neurobiology Program at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, has been named winner of the 2014 John J. Bonica Trainee Fellowship. The IASP Fellowships, Grants, and Awards Working Group chose Dr. Scheff from among eight finalists.
The topic of Dr. Scheff’s research is the “Contribution of Cancer, Neurons, and Microbiome to the Heterogeneity of Cancer Pain.” She will study at New York University under the mentorship of Dr. Brian L. Schmidt. We wish Dr. Scheff a successful two-year training!
For more information on this and other IASP grants and fellowship initiatives, please visit www.iasp-pain.org/grants.