The department has extensive international contacts associated with the various research topics.
Acute and chronic pain
- Prof. Dr. B. Kest, CUNY, and Prof. J. Mogil, McGill University.
- There is a strategic alliance with the group of Prof. Dr. A. Drewes, Aalborg University, and Prof. L. Christrup (Univ. of Copenhagen), both in Denmark. The collaboration focuses on developing new human pain models and analyzing the effect of painkillers with PKPD models.
- Together with Prof. A. Cerami the effectiveness of ARA290 as an analgesic is studied in neuropathic pain.
- Prof. J. Sleigh, University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand EEC analysis.
Effects of Anesthetics on cardio respiratory regulation
Dr. G. Drummond, Univ. of Edinburgh and Professor. Dr. D.S. Ward, Univ of Rochester.
Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics
Prof. Dr. E. Kharasch, Washington Univ., St. Louis.