Meet the Team

PAINLESS comprises experienced and highly skilled professionals from all across Europe. The team includes experts in chronic pain, cognitive neuroscience, clinical psychology, medical oncology, palliative care, and neuromodulation, among many other research disciplines. Moreover, PAINLESS benefits hugely from partnerships with innovative software specialists and is supported by European organisations engaged in research dissemination, patient advocacy, and public health promotion.

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María Teresa Carrillo de la Peña

Principal investigator

The Brain and Pain team

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Noelia Samartin Veiga

Data coordinator: Collection, processing, & management

The Brain and Pain team

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Dolores Rodríguez Salgado

Advisor for ethics & gender issues

The Brain and Pain team

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Antonio Gil Ugidos

PhD student & project collaborator

The Brain and Pain team

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Diego Pinal Fernández

Associate Researcher

The Brain and Pain Team

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Belén Fernández Castro

Supporting the analysis of health economics data

IDEGA: Instituto de Estudos e Desenvolvemento de Galicia

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Dolores Riveiro García

Supporting the analysis of health economics data

IDEGA: Instituto de Estudos e Desenvolvemento de Galicia

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Luis Ángel León Mateos

LUIS ÁNGEL LEÓN MATEOS

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR (PI)

RAFAEL LÓPEZ LÓPEZ

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR (PI)

Lara Rubal Otero (1)

Lara Rubal Otero

Associate researcher and WP2 coordinator; data collection, analysis and management.

Rosa López Rodríguez

ROSA LÓPEZ RODRIGUEZ

COORDINATION OF RECRUITMENT AND SUPPORT

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Elena María Brozos Vázquez

COLLABORATING ONCOLOGIST

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Eva María Ben Garea

MANAGEMENT OF ECONOMIC AND ADMINISTRATIVE TASKS.

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Mónica Mayo Moldes

Supporting participant recruitment

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Isaura Fernández Pérez

Supporting participant recruitment

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Ana Muñoz

Managing economic and administrative tasks

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Andrea Antal

Leading Work Package 3: Supervising the PAINLESS project at UMG

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Mehmet Eylem Kirlangic

Work Package 3: Coordinating efforts to use neuromodulation technology as an intervention for PAINLESS

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Ivan Chakalov

Work Package 3: Assisting research efforts within PAINLESS and providing medical expertise

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Lars Arendt-Nielsen

Selecting bed assessment protocol in Work Package 1

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Carsten Dahl Mørch

Recruiting participants for Work Package 1

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Alberto González Villar

External advisor

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Rui Medeiros

Principal investigator, work package 1 leader

Catarina Castro

Catarina Castro

Supporting participant recruitment | Conducting face-to-face assessments of patients | Processing and management for Work Package 1 | Scientific dissemination

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Ana Luisa Teixeira

Supporting resource planning for work package 1

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Carina Fernandes

Supervising data collection, processing and management for work package 1; Scientific dissemination

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Otília Romano

Clinician adviser | Supporting participant recruitment

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Claudia Vieira

Principal clinical investigator | Clinician adviser | Supporting participant recruitment

Maria Cassiano Neves

Maria Cassiano Neves

Clinician adviser | Supporting participant recruitment

Maria do Rosário Rodrigues

Maria do Rosário Rodrigues

Clinician adviser | Supporting participant recruitment

Maria Carocha

Maria Carocha

Clinician adviser | Supporting participant recruitment

Diana Ramada

Diana Ramada

Clinician adviser | Supporting participant recruitment

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Yelena Granovsky

Supervising data collection and internal analyses for work packages 2 & 3

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Rabab Zubiedat

Supporting coordination of tasks

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Sandra Martins Pereira

External Ethics Advisor

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Daniela Mosoiu

Recruiting participants for work packages 2 & 3; Work package 7 leader

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Sorina Hasu

Supporting work packages 2, 3 and 7

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Flavia Hurducas

Supporting work packages 2, 3, and 7

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Dana Lucia Stănculeanu

Pilot Implementation in Romania

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Elena Dumitrescu

Pilot implementation in Romania

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Adelina Silvana Gheorghe

Pilot implementation in Romania

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Cathy Payne

Leader of work package 6: Communication and dissemination

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Fódhla Ní Chéileachair

Work package 6: Communication and dissemination

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Patricia White

Work package 6: Communication and dissemination

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Guillermo Palacios

Web Specialist Content

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Ane de las Heras Martin

Communications Officer

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Klaus Schelhorn

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Alexander Hunold

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Petra Maresova

Coordinating work package 5

Klara Bajgarova

Analyst – regulatory affairs

Michaela Dvorakova

Michaela Dvorakova

Project manager - health economics

Lukas Peter

Analyst – regulatory affairs

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Lukas Rezny

Lukas Rezny

Analyst – health economics

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Dana Oniga

Coordinating work package 4

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André Dufour

Managing clinical protocol and CPM stimulator for work package 1

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Helena Ros

Stakeholder communication for work package 6

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Sebastian Herberger

Application support and development for work package 1

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Laura Hainke

Application support and development for work package 1

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Alex Platt

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Claudia Gamondi

L’istituto IOSI-EOC: Principal investigator, clinician and participant recruiter for work package 2 and 3

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Maria Montilla

Area Formazione Accademica, Ricerca e Innovazione (AFRI): Institutional liaison, coordination and administration support