• medical cannabis
    The Kinsey Lab has over 14 years of experience investigating the potential medical benefits of cannabinoids and related compounds


We research the endocannabinoid and opioid systems, as well as other targets, with the goal of reducing pain and substance use disorders.

Interested in getting involved? We are actively recruiting PhD students. Join the team!


In the news

Kinsey lab is awarded grant to study opioid-induced pain.

Nursing Researcher Investigating Treatment to Increased Pain Sensitivity from Opioid Use


Lab member Bella Sanchez was highlighted in UConn Today! This article is about her grant-funded research on arthritis.

Summer Undergraduate Researcher Isabella Sanchez ’22 (NURS)