Research Progress Reports

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Cerebrospinal fluid- a window into how our central nervous system processes pain?

Dr Franziska Denk, King’s College London

(2022 Progress update)

An investigation into the meaning and differential impact of flourishing among adolescents with chronic pain and their parents

Dr Abbie Jordan (University of Bath; PI), Dr Joanna McParland (Glasgow Caledonian University), Professor Sarah Halligan (University of Bath) and Professor Liesbet Goubert (Ghent University)

(2022 progress report)

Reversal of EEG theta band rhythm as an objective measure of efficacy of spinal cord stimulation in chronic neuropathic pain – A pilot study

Dr Andrew Marshall, Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust

(2022 progress report)

A feasibility study of a Behavioural intervention for Opioid Reduction (BIOR) in primary care

 Dr Helen Poole, Liverpool John Moores University

(2022 progress report)

Investigating the relationship between central and peripheral pathophysiology in fibromyalgia syndrome – a pilot neuroimaging study

Dr Nick Fallon, University Liverpool

(2022  progress report)

A double burden? A multi-method investigation into the experience of paediatric chronic pain and mental health symptoms.

Dr Abbie Jordan (University of Bath; PI), Dr Line Caes (University of Stirling), Professor Christopher Eccleston (University of Bath) & Dr Melanie Noel (University of Calgary)

(2022 progress report)

The effect of autonomic modulation on visceral pain hypersensitivity in patients with non erosive reflux disease (NERD).

Professor Qasim Aziz, Queen Mary University London

(2021 Progress update)

Novel long-acting analgesic for chronic pain.

Prof Bazbek Davletov, University of Sheffield

(2021 progress report)

“One and the same?”: An in-depth investigation into the complexities of pain experiences of children and young people with inflammatory and non-inflammatory conditions.

Dr Lis Cordingley, Dr Rebecca Lee,  University Manchester

(2021 progress report)

Markers of cortical reorganisation in Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS).

Dr Christopher Brown, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Liverpool, Dr Michael Lee, Division of Anaesthesia, University of Cambridge, Dr Nicholas Shenker, Department of Rheumatology, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge

(Final report)

Keeping on track: Exploring socio-developmental challenges faced by young people with ongoing pain and their families

Award holders: Dr Abbie Jordan (University of Bath; PI), Dr Line Caes (University of Stirling) & Professor Christopher Eccleston (University of Bath)

(2021 progress report)

Defining Small Fibre Neuropathy and Neuropathic Pain in Idiopathic Small Fibre Neuropathy and Chemotherapy-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy.

Dr Uazman Allam, Dr Bernhard Frank, Dr Andrew Marshall, Professor Stephen Kaye, University Liverpool.

(2020 progress report)

Retrotransposon mobilisation in pain

Prof John Quinn, University Liverpool

( 2020 Final Report)

Curse of the soft touch

Presentation by Dr Andrew Marshall.

The potential for retrotransposon mobilisation to modulate sensory loss in ageing

Professor John Quinn & Dr Vivien Bubb, Institute of Translational Medicine, University of Liverpool, PhD project  2017

Progress report:- short presentation by Emma Price PhD student


The Effects of Complex Regional pain Syndrome Patient Serum- IgG on Rodent Sensory Nerves

Dr A Goebel and Dr D Andersson, Kings College London, 2017


Understanding Autoimmunity In Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS).

Progress report:- short presentation by Serena Sensi PhD student University of Liverpool