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Tammy Klassen-Ross, PhD

Assistant Professor


University of Northern British Columbia

Dr. Klassen-Ross has a PhD in Health Psychology and is an Assistant Professor at UNBC. Her research interests include neurodegeneration (especially of the frontal lobe) since it appears to alter behavioural pain expressions. She is interested in exploring these neurodegenerative changes using the Facial Action Coding system (FACS) and Near Infrared Spectoscopy (NIRS).

Research Keywords: Chronic pain, Frontal lobe neurodegeneration, Behavioural assessment

CIHR Pillar(s): 
Health Services Research, Social, Cultural, Environmental and Population Health Research

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