• Pathophysiology of neuropathic pain and chronic inflammatory pain
  • Efficacy profiling of new molecules with potential as novel analgesics for treatment of neuropathic pain or chronic inflammatory pain
  • MS-associated central neuropathic pain
  • Painful diabetic neuropathy
  • Prolonged-release polymeric microparticles for relief of intractable cancer-related pain
  • Cancer chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy
  • Mechanical low back pain
  • Osteoarthritis pain
  • Chronic inflammatory pain

Advisors/co-advisors: Prof. Maree Smith, Dr Andy Kuo, Dr Felicity Han

Note for students: The possible research projects listed on this page may not be comprehensive or up to date. Always feel free to contact the staff for more information, and also with your own research ideas.