Category: News

Kudos to Alban Gaultier and His Team of Researchers: Surprising New Discovery in MS

Dr. Alban Gaultier (Associate Professor of Neuroscience and one of Pharmacology’s PSTG Preceptors) and his team have made a surprising discovery that contributes to Multiple Sclerosis. These findings were published…

Joseph & Frances Larner Chair and Professor of Pharmacology, Dr. Douglas Bayliss Receives 2019 Kadner Award

Kudos to Dr. Douglas A. Bayliss, Joseph & Frances Larner Chair and Professor of Pharmacology, for receiving the 2019 Robert J. Kadner Award! This award honors Dr. Robert J Kadner,…

ATTN: Pharm Faculty and Graduate Students- Undergraduate Research Fair on Sept. 18

  Looking for undergraduates to join your research group? The Undergraduate Research Network (URN) invites you to participate in the Undergraduate Research Fair on Wednesday September 18th from 1-3 p.m.…

Congrats: BOV Promotes Three Pharmacology Faculty

The Pharmacology Department would like to congratulate three of our faculty who were recently promoted by the UVA Board of Visitors. Drs. Todd Fox and Zheng “John” Fu were promoted to Associate…

Merci Best spotted in Woods Hole, Massachusetts!

The Pharmacology department would like to send our sincere gratitude to Merci Best (Pharmacology Graduate student in George Bloom’s Lab)for her involvement in so many amazing things during the summer!…

Kudos to Matteo Ottolini: Recipient of 2019 Wagner Fellowship Award

The Pharmacology Department would like to send out huge congratulations to Matteo Ottolini (Pharmacology Grad Student in Dr. Swapnil Sonkusare's Lab),  for being one of the 12 BIMS students to…

Kudos to Anders Nelson: Winner of the 2019 GBS Student Image Competition!

The GBS Symposium was held on this year on March 15, 2019. Each year, GBS prides itself on showcasing the research of graduate students in BIMS, Biology, and Chemistry in a lunchtime…

Teaching as a Graduate Student: Register by Friday, August 09, 2019

Teaching as a Graduate Student is a day-long workshop series for new graduate teaching assistants, hosted by the Center for Teaching Excellence. These practical and interactive sessions address teaching across…

Mid-Atlantic Synthetic Biology Symposium: Friday, June 07, 2019

Drs. Keith Kozminski and Mark Kester have worked hard to create an informative and dynamic program for the Mid-Atlantic Synthetic Biology Symposium that will take place on Friday, June 7…

The Power of Research Collaboration: Kudos Drs. Bayliss, Ravichandrian, Isakson, Leitinger and Desai!

A groundbreaking research collaboration at the University of Virginia School of Medicine that is shedding light on everything from cancer to diabetes to cardiovascular disease has received $12.5 million from…