Robert H LaMotte, PhD

Professor of Anesthesiology and of Neurobiology

Departments & Organizations

Anesthesiology: LaMotte Lab | NIH T32 Program

Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program

Office of Student Research

Yale Combined Program in the Biological and Biomedical Sciences (BBS): Neuroscience


Our laboratory uses the methods of single-cell electrophysiology (in vitro and in vivo) and sensory psychophysics to study the peripheral neural mechanisms of pain and itch in humans and animals. Please refer to the laboratory website (

Education & Training

PhD Kansas State University (1968)
Fellow Kansas State University
Fellow Johns Hopkins University

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Contact Info

Robert H LaMotte, PhD
Lab Location
Brady Memorial Laboratory
310 Cedar Street, Ste Rooms 441 and 429

New Haven, CT 06510
Office Location
Brady Memorial Laboratory
310 Cedar Street, Ste Suite 419

New Haven, CT 06510
Mailing Address
Department of Anesthesiology PO Box 208051
333 Cedar Street, TMP 3

New Haven, CT 06520-8051

Robert LaMotte's laboratory