Curriculum Vitae - web summary

Robert R. Myers, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus
Department of Anesthesiology
Department of Pathology (Division of Neuropathology)
University of California, San Diego
School of Medicine


Peripheral Nerve Research Group
UCSD Department of Anesthesiology
9500 Gilman Dr. #0629
La Jolla, CA 92093-0629
(858) 534-3865 (secretary)
(858) 534-1445 (fax)

For Courier Deliveries:
Peripheral Nerve Research Group/JPNS Editorial Office
UCSD School of Medicine
Medical Teaching Facility, Room 445
Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0629

Selected Honors and Appointments

National Institutes of Health, Senator Jacob Javits Neuroscience Investigator
Editor Emeritus, Journal of the Peripheral Nervous System
Director, UCSD Peripheral Nerve Research Group

Senior Research Career Scientist, Department of Veterans Affairs
Member, Swedish Academy of Arts and Sciences, Gothenburg, Sweden
Scientific Advisory Board, BioAssets Corporation
Neuropathic Pain Advisory Board, Japan
Co-Chair/Advisor, Scientific Review Committee, Venture Fund Consortium for Advanced Research
Volvo Award for Low Back Pain Research, International Society for Study of the Lumbar Spine
American Society of Regional Anesthesia, Presidential Lecturer
ISSLS Presidential Lecturer
ISSLS Prize for Basic Science
Chair, UCSD Campus Community and Environment; Academic Representative, Design Review Board
Director, Kenneth Capps Foundation for Sculptural Arts and the Environment
US Army Security Agency, Individual Commendation Medal, Army Wings, Navy Wings

Consulting - Medical Legal Causation

Mechanisms of nerve injury and pain including neuropathic pain
Neurotoxic injuries including anesthetic agents
Spine injury/disease and therapy
Cerebral and nerve blood flow; stroke

Consulting - Publishing and Photography (

Exhibits: Science as Art, Human Condition, Fukushima Style
Event photography, architectural photography including residences and landscape
Book and portofolio publication, Asuka Press
Creative Suite, Lightroom, web design, Keynote/Powerpoint; other presentation styles and media



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