Professor and Director, Stanford Pain Relief Innovations Lab


Division Research Manager
Kelly Adams
Financial Director
Ashley Gomez
Executive Assistant to Dr. Beth Darnall

NIH K-23 Awardees

Instructor and licensed psychologist
Instructor and licensed psychologist

NIDA T32 Awardees

NIDA T32 Post-Doctoral Fellow

Project Managers

Emma Adair
Core Manager, PCORI PROGRESS Study
Project Manager

Clinical Research Coordinators

Arayam Hailu
Clinical Research Coordinator Associate
Clinical Research Coordinator Associate (Hybrid), Anesthesia
Paige Palenski


Rachel Cox
Office of Diversity and Health Disparities (ODHD) 2023 NIDA Summer Research Intern

Stanford Undergraduate Students

Supervised by Dr. Maisa Ziadni

Past Staff and Trainees

  • Karlyn Edwards
  • Morgan Klein
  • Benjamin Midler
  • Lanja Sinjary
  • Jesmin Asika Ram 
  • Ryan Tanner 
  • Lucia Johnson
  • Abby Chen