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Heberto Suarez Roca

Research Scientist
6124 Medical Science Research Bldg. III, 3 Genome Court, Durham, NC 27705


I am interested in understanding the complex interplay between the autonomic nervous system, pain mechanisms, and psychological factors, especially stress and depression. My research currently explores arterial baroreflexes' role in postoperative pain and inflammation. 

Education, Training, & Certifications

  • M.D., University of Zulia, Maracaibo 2001
  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 1991
  • M.B.B.S., University of Zulia, Maracaibo 1983

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Web Links

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