Category: News

Congratulations, Adam Borne- Dissertation Defense!

Adam Borne (Pharmacology Graduate Student in Dr. Ken Hsu's Lab), will be presenting  his Dissertation Defense on  Wednesday, June 23, 2021. He will be talking about, "Computational and Chemical Proteomic…

Congratulations to our 2020 & 2021 BIMS Graduates!

The Pharmacology Department would like to congratulate all of our 2020 and 2021 BIMS Graduates! We would like to give a special congrats to our very own, Katelyn Ahern (Pharmacology,…

Congratulations, Catherine Doyle- Recipient of the Whitfield Randolph Award

Please join the Pharmacology department in congratulating one of our graduate and MSTP students, Catherine Doyle (student in Bimal Desai's Lab) for being one of two students who won this…

Hey, Guess Who Is Now An MBA! Pharm Sends Kudos to Jolene A. Kidd!

Congratulations to our Business Manager, Jolene Kidd, who earned her MBA from Mary Baldwin University this weekend! The program uniquely prepares business leaders to run socially and environmentally responsible businesses…

Q&A: REGENERON FOUNDER – AND UVA M.D./PH.D. ALUM – DISCUSSES COVID-19 TREATMENT

Dr. Leonard S. Schleifer started Regeneron in his New York City apartment in 1988, eight years after earning his Ph.D. in pharmacology from the University of Virginia, where he also…

Congrats to George Souza for Recent Research Recognition Award

George Souza, PhD,  a scientist working in the labs of Dr. Stephen Abbott and Dr. Patrice Guyenet, was awarded a research recognition award by the American Physiological Society at the…

Congratulations, Dr. Zhen Yan- Recent Exercise Research Makes the New York Times!

The Pharmacology is again sending out kudos to Zhen Yan, PhD (Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Pharmacology). Recently he and his team published research findings in the Journal of Applied…

Congrats to Merci Best- 2021-2022 EXPAND NRT Fellowship Recipient

The Pharmacology Department is sending out a huge congrats to Merci Best (Pharmacology Degree Student in George Bloom's Lab) for earning a 2021-2022 EXPAND NRT Fellowship Award! EXPAND offers one-year…

Congrats to Adishesh Narahari- 2021 Outstanding Graduate Student

Please join the Pharmacology Department in congratulating Adishesh “Adi” Narahari of the Bayliss Lab, for being the recipient of the 2021 Outstanding Pharmacology Graduate Student and Robert Haynes Award! For…

Congratulations, Tatiana Coverdell- Recipient of F31 Fellowship Award

The Pharmacology department is sending out a huge congrats to Tatiana Coverdell (Pharmacology Graduate Student in John Campbell’s Lab) for being a recent recipient of the F31- Ruth L. Kirchstein…