Jeffrey S. Mogil, Ph.D. is currently the E.P. Taylor Professor of Pain Studies and the Canada Research Chair in the Genetics of Pain, and the Director of the Alan Edwards Centre for Research on Pain at McGill University. Dr. Mogil has made seminal contributions to the field of pain genetics, and is a recognized authority in the fields of sex differences in pain and pain testing methods in the laboratory mouse. He is the recipient of multiple lifetime achievement awards, including the Frederick Kerr Basic Science Research Award from the American Pain Society, and the Donald O. Hebb Award from the Canadian Psychological Association. He served for eight years as Section Editor at the journal, Pain, was the chair of the Scientific Program Committee of the 13th World Congress on Pain, and is currently a Councilor at IASP.