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3115 Pacific Hall, UCSD S. Scholars Dr. LaJolla, CA 92122

We are located in Pacific Hall room 3115 (our lab) and my office is in 3100E. The best place to park as a visitor is either the Scholars garage or the South Parking structure. Google Maps gives good walking directions from the garages to the lab in Pacific Hall. Please allocate additional time for parking and walking to the building, as these factors contribute to the overall time needed to get to our lab.


Events, Lab

Oh the places you’ll go!

August 1, 2023 | The time has come – we are saying goodbye to many of our founding lab members…The Smith Lab would not be what it is without all of you. Thank you to each and every one of you for spending the last couple of years dedicating yourself to our work and creating … Read more

Poster Presentations

November 13, 2022 8 AM-12 PM: Olfactory cues mediate the rapid social transfer of pain in mice. November 14, 2022 1-5 PM: Rapid social transfer of pain in rats. 399.02. Update Left: Cali, Middle: Sabrena and Erin, Right: Dr. Smith, Sabrena and Erin Poster presentations were a great success! Everyone enjoyed SfN 2022 and can’t … Read more

SfN Minisyposium

November 14, 2022 2-4:40pm Cortical Mechanisms of Pain Processing. Featuring: Jing Wang (NYU), Edita Navratilova (ASU), Monique Smith, Matt Banghart (UCSD) and Ausaf Bari (UCLA). This minisymposium will explore cortical circuits that process and regulate noxious sensory information to shape pain perception and expression. Speakers will discuss how expectation and biopsychosocial factors contribute to top-down … Read more