Pezet Sophie

Pezet Sophie

Associate professor at ESPCI Paris
ORCID: 0000-0002-3305-3315
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  • 2009 – “Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches”, Université Paris VI, France
  • 2005 – Qualification for applying to an associate professor position in sections 65 (CellularBiology) and 69 (Neurosciences) of the French CNU.
  • 1999 – PhD in Neurosciences, Université Paris XII, Créteil, France
    “Implication of the Nerve Growth Factor in the neuronal plasticity processes underlying chronic pain states in a model for inflammatory pain: Freund adjuvant-induced arthritis in rat.”
  • 1995-1996 – Master of Science in Neurosciences, Université Paris VI, France

Professional experience

  • since 2015 – Deputy dean for academic affaires at ESPCI Paris, France
  • since 2008 – Tenured lecturer in Physiology at ESPCI Paris, France

Main awards and distinctions

  • 2014 – Prize from the ‘Fondation Unité-Guerra-Beaudoin-Lambrecht-Maiano’ de l’Institut de France for her work in the field of Pain research

Research topics

  • Brain plasticity
  • Chronic pain disorders
  • Functional ultrasound imaging
  • Behavioural studies

Main publications

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