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2019 Pharmacology Research Retreat Awards and Contest Winners

The Annual Pharmacology Research Retreat was held and hosted by Dr. Mark Beenhakker on Thursday, October 30, 2019 at Morven Farms. It was a wonderful day of fellowship, fun activities…

2019 Joseph Larner Memorial Lecture in Pharmacology- Dr. Michael Murphy, Thursday, November 21, 2019

The 2019  Joseph Larner Memorial Lecture in Pharmacology will be presented by Michael Murphy, PhD. Dr. Murphy is a Professor of Mitochondrial Redox Biology and Program Director, MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit at…

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…