Hada Fong-ha Ieong
Biography: Hada is a Postdoctoral Associate in the Anesthesiology department where she studies the neural mechanisms that code the sensations of pain and itch in humans in LaMotte Lab. Her research focuses on understanding the neuropathology of human opioid use disorder and chronic pain through neuroimaging, neuropsychological techniques and psychophysics. Her goal is to translate neuroscience to medicine and to improve the quality of life of those undeserved.
Outside the lab, Hada enjoys swimming, hiking, mentoring, and reading non-fiction books.