Sex and Gender in Pain

08 April 2019, 9:00 - 14:00 
pain forum
The BioMed@TAU Pain Forum presents:
Sex and Gender in Pain
April 8, 2019
09:00- 14:00
Sackler School of Medicine, 927
Organized by Ruth Defrin and Silviu Brill
Space is limited, registration is free. Must RSVP to attend. 



9:00-9:30 Reception, breakfast


9:30-9:40 Prof. Ruth Defrin, Co-Director of TAU Pain Research Hub, School of Health Professions in Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Sagol School of Neuroscience, TAU: Greetings and updates


9:40-10:10 Prof. Marek Glezerman, Head of the Gender and Sex Conscious Medicine, Sackler faculty of Medicine, TAU and director of the center for Gender Medicine Research, Rabin Medical Center: The gender and sex biases of pain perception


10:10-10:40 Prof. Daphna Joel, School of Psychological Sciences and Sagol School of Neuroscience, TAU: Rethinking sex beyond the genitalia: From dimorphism to mosaic


10:40-11:10 Prof. Dorit Pud, Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, Haifa University: The biopsychosocial basis of individual variations in pain perception


11:10-11:30 Coffee break, light refreshments


11:30-12:00 Dr. Silviu Brill, Co-Director of TAU Pain Research Hub, Director of Pain Institute, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center: Considerations in pain treatment vis-à-vis gender and sex


12:00-12:30 Dr. Yael Delayau, Head of the dual diagnosis department, Abarbanel Mental Health Center: Dual diagnosis, pain and gender, Overview


12:30-13:00 Prof. Shaul Schreiber, Chairman, Division of Psychiatry, Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Tel-Aviv University: Pain & Gender? Pain & Transgender!

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