Terence Coderre is an Harold Griffith Professor in Anesthesia and Director of the Anesthesia Research Unit at McGill University and a Member of the McGill University Health Centre Research Institute. He is also an Associate Member of the Depts/Division of Experimental Medicine, Neurology & Neurosurgery and Psychology at McGill. He received a PhD. in Psychology from McGill University in 1985, and then received postdoctoral training in Anatomy and Neuroscience at University College London and University of California San Francisco, respectively. He spent 10 years as director of the Pain Mechanisms laboratory at the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal, before moving to McGill University in 2000. Dr. Coderre has been awarded the CPS Early Career Investigator Award and the Patrick D. Wall Young Investigator Award from the International Association for the Study of Pain. He has over 130 peer-reviewed publications in the field of pain.