Jeffrey Harrison, Ph.D. has received a two-year award from the Ocala Royal Dames for Cancer Research to conduct research on “Combining CXCR4, VEGFR and TRFβR inhibitors to synergistically inhibit GBM […]
Congratulations to Debbie Otero, Senior Biological Scientist, and Brett Looney, former program assistant in the Department of Pharmacology! They are both 2014 recipients of the Superior Accomplishment Award for outstanding […]
Jeremy McIntyre, Ph.D., postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Martens’ lab, was awarded a K99/R00 grant from the National Institute on Deafness and other Communication Disorders. Dr. McIntyre’s research is focused on […]
Welcome to the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
We are a department in the University of Florida College of Medicine located at the Health Science Center on the main campus in Gainesville. The department is comprised of faculty, staff and students dedicated to research and teaching in pharmacology, the study of the mechanisms of drug action, discovery of new drugs, and applications to human health. The department provides a wide array of courses and research programs for graduate, medical, dental, and physician assistant students. Please use this web site to learn about our activities and feel free to contact us and visit our facilities.