Dr. Martel is Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Dentistry and Department of Anesthesia at McGill University. He is also the Director of Clinical Research at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Pain Management Unit. Dr. Martel received a PhD in Clinical Psychology from McGill University and then completed a postdoctoral fellowship in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine at Harvard Medical School. His research program aims at examining the biopsychosocial determinants of prescription opioid misuse and addiction among patients with pain. Dr. Martel holds the Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) on Chronic Pain, Mental Health, and Opioid Use.