Our Department

Get to know the faculty, staff and students who make this department so special.

Online Graduate Certificate Program Learn about the 9-credit program that introduces students to drug discovery, development and clinical use.


PhD Graduate Program Learn about and apply to our PhD Program – Pharmacology Concentration


Online Master’s in Physiology and Pharmacology Program Learn more about an apply to our 30-credit online Master’s in Physiology and Pharmacology Program


Happening Now

Fall 2019 Department Defenses

This fall semester, our department was extremely proud to host three defenses: David Fireman,Dimitri Koutzoumis, Joe Flores-Toro. We are so…

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UF Ranked No. 6 in Public Universities

This September, the University of Florida moved up to No. 6 in public universities, according to the U.S. News & World Report in their 2021 Best…

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2019 Department Retreat

On Friday, August 23, the UF Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics held its fourth annual department retreat in the Roland T. Stern Learning…

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Undergraduate Awarded Prestigious Goldwater…

Estelle in ‘t Zandt, an undergraduate student in Dr. Wesson’s lab, has been awarded the prestigious Goldwater Scholarship. She was one of 396…


Katherine Wright Receives Postdoctoral Fellowship

Dr. Wright was recently awarded a prestigious three-year fellowship from the National Institutes of Health and National Institute on Deafness and…

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Publication from the Harrison Lab

On Jan. 14, the research journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences published a paper from our department’s Joe Flores-Toro, a graduate…

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