Category: News

Congrats to Michael Schappe: Peach Award Winner!

Michael Schappe (Desai Lab) makes headlines again! Recently he was the recipient of the 2019 Outstanding Pharmacology Graduate Student Award. As part of receiving this award,  Michael was also entered to be…

Registration for UVA’s Three-Minute Thesis is now open

This year UVA will host our 7th Annual Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on Wednesday, April 10 from 4:30pm to 6:30pm in Nau Hall. This is an incredible opportunity for PhD students…

Congrats to Mike Schappe – 2019 Outstanding Grad Student!

Please join the Pharmacology Department in congratulating Michael Schappe of the Desai Lab, who received the 2019 Outstanding Pharmacology Graduate Student Award! For this honor, Mike will receive $500, a…

Kudos to Rachel Olson: Recipient of the Harrison Undergraduate Research Award

Congratulations to Rachel Olson, a second year undergraduate in Bimal Desai’s Lab, for being one of this year’s recipients of the Harrison Undergraduate Research Award! The Harrison Awards program partner’s students with…

Kudos to Eric Wang: Recipient of the Harrison Undergraduate Research Award

Congratulations to Eric Wang, an undergraduate in Zheng (John) Fu’s Lab, for being one of this year’s recipients of the Harrison Undergraduate Research Award! The Harrison Awards program partner’s students with a…

Kudos to Dr. Kodi Ravichandran: Surprise Rheumatoid Arthritis Discovery

The Pharmacology Department would like to extend a huge congrats to Dr. Kodi Ravichandran (PSTG Preceptor and Chair of Microbilogy) and his team of researchers for their new exciting discovery!…

Kudos to Dr. Zhen Yan: Exercise Before Surgery Can Protect Muscles and Nerves

The Pharmacology Department would like to congratulate Dr. Zhen Yan and his team of researchers for their new findings in studying how the body is damaged by the restoration of blood flow.…

Breaking News: $120 Million Gift is Largest in University History

The University of Virginia today announced plans to establish a School of Data Science, an effort made possible in part by the largest private gift in the institution’s 200-year history.…

Martin Luther King Jr. Interfaith Service Monday, January 21, 2019 at Noon

The UVA Medical Center is holding an interfaith service honoring Dr. King’s life and work in the main hospital lobby.  You can read more about next week’s UVA MLK events…

It’s almost that time again: Spring 2019 Journal Club Schedule Announced!

We are excited to be starting Journal Club in just a few short weeks ! Presentations will begin on February 12 with Brady Barron from the Ravichandran Lab presenting. Please visit the below link for the full…