Reza Sharif Naeini - Quebec Pain Research Network
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Reza Sharif Naeini

Ph.D. (doctor),  Regular member
Principal Interest
Optogenetics & sensory systems
Secondary Interest
Neuropathic pain
Primary Affiliation

Université McGill

Secondary Affiliation

Subscription date
8 April 2020


Dr. Sharif trained in Biochemistry at the Universite de Montreal, followed by a M.Sc. in Psychiatry and a PhD in Physiology at McGill University. He then went on to do two postdoctoral training: one in France with a Human Frontiers fellowship to study ion channel biophysics and a second one in San Francisco to study pain genetics and circuitry. In 2012 he started his lab at McGill University studying the molecular bases of our senses of touch and pain.