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Pharmacology student invitee Robert Lefkowitz presents 2016 Michael J. Brody Lecture

This October, the distinguished Dr. Robert Lefkowitz of Duke University joined the long list of preeminent scientists chosen by Pharmacology graduate students to present the Michael J. Brody Lecture. Inaugurated by the Department of Pharmacology in 1993 and now part of the Distinguished Biomedical Scholar Lecture Series of the Carver College of Medicine,

Dr. Yuriy Usachev receives new R01

Dr. Yuriy M. Usachev, a Professor of Pharmacology and Anesthesia, has received a new R01 grant from the NIH/NINDS (NS096246) titled “Molecular mechanisms and functions of mitochondrial Ca2+ transport in neurons”. Dr.

Gift establishes Ranbir K. Bhatnagar Scholar Awards

Pharmacology is extremely pleased to announce that a generous $50,000 gift from an anonymous alumnus has been used to establish a trainee travel award named in the honor of Dr. Ranbir Bhatnagar, Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology.

Riedl receives Medical Student Research Excellence Award

On Friday, September 2, 2016, Ruth A. Riedl received the "Excellence Award in Pharmacological and Toxicological Sciences Research Award" for her presentation at the annual Carver College of Medicine Medical Student Research Day.

Faculty Position in Neuroscience

The Department of Pharmacology seeks exceptional applicants at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level to conduct innovative state-of-the-art research in Neuroscience. Applicants should have an outstanding record of innovative research and academic excellence and demonstrated expertise in any area of neuroscience including systems, molecular/cellular, behavioral, neurodegenerative disorders, and pain, employing cutting edge methodologies.