Joao Sousa-Valente

Joao Sousa-Valente
Member of Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Member of Portuguese Society of Neurosciences (SPN) Member of International Association for the Study of Pain (IASP)


obtained his degree in Biology from the Faculty of Sciences, University of Porto, Portugal and a PhD in Neuroscience from Imperial College London studied the role of the cannabinoid system in sensory processing in primary sensory neurons. In 2014 started a postdoctoral position in Marzia Malcangio's lab at the Wolfson Center for Age Related Diseases at King's College London where I have looked at the NGF/TrkA signaling system in osteoarthritis pain. currently a post-doctoral research associate at Kings College London.

Research Interest

Pharmacology Neuroscience