John Markman founded and directs the University of Rochester's Translational Pain Research Program and Neuromedicine Pain Management Center, an interdisciplinary program focused on patients with chronic pain associated with nerve injury. John is a professor of neurosurgery and neurology at the University of Rochester School of Medicine. John's recent research concentrates on diagnostic assessment and therapies for chronic neuropathic pain, lumbar spinal stenosis, and analgesic clinical trial design. Dr. Markman's clinical research on chronic pain have recently appeared in Journal of Pain, Pain, Pain Medicine, Neurosurgery, Rheumatology, Neurology, Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications, and Journal of Pain Research. John has chaired the Pain and Palliative Care Section of the American Academy of Neurology and serves as a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Pain and Pain Medicine. John has served as a special government employee of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and recently completed a term on the Analgesic Products Advisory Committee. He trained in neurology at The Massachusetts General Hospital and The Brigham and Women's Hospital. He completed a fellowship in pain medicine in the department of anesthesiology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
- University of Rochester School of Medicine
- Rochester, NY