David Yarnitsky is a clinician-researcher neurologist, focused on pain research. His main research interest is pain modulation in humans, using psychophysical tools as well as neurophysiological and other ones. Conditioned pain modulation is at the center of Davids research work, trying to understand how the endogenous analgesia systems shape the human pain behavior, and how they can be used to better treat pain. The clinical substrates of his research are neuropathic pain, migraine, post traumatic headache, fibromyalgia, and post operative pain. Davids clinical work is in general neurology, focus on neuromuscular disorders, neuropathic pain and headaches. During last 3 years he also serves as Editor in Chief of IASP's new online open access journal PAIN Reports.