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Research Seminar: Gemma Casadesus Smith

On Thursday, July 18, Gemma Casadesus Smith, PhD, of Kent State University’s Department of Biological Sciences will be giving a research seminar titled, “Balancing Our Hormone Portfolio to Prevent Cognitive […]

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Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Certificate Program Website

Check out the new website for the Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics Certificate Program!

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Hillary Cansler Receives Postdoctoral Fellowship

Dr. Cansler was awarded a prestigious three-year fellowship from the National Institutes of Health and National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) to study the brain mechanisms that […]

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Betty Wang Wins Silver Medal

Congratulations to pharmacology concentration student Betty Wang, who received a silver medal at the 44th Annual Medical Guild of the College of Medicine Graduate Student Competition! It was held April […]

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2017 Florida Inventors Hall of Fame Recipient: Dr. Thomas H. Maren

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Dissertation Defense: Mengxiong Betty Wang

Mengxiong Betty Wang, a graduate student in the laboratory of Brian Law, PhD, is presenting her dissertation defense titled, “On the Trail of a Proteostatic Killer of Highly Resistant and […]

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Dissertation Defense: Rachna Manek

Rachna Manek, a graduate student in the laboratory of Edgar Rodriguez, PhD, is presenting her dissertation defense titled, “Molecular Mechanisms in Spinocerebellar Ataxia Type 1.” This will be taking place on […]

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Joe Flores-Toro’s Abstract Accepted to Young Investigators Symposium

Joe Flores-Toro, one of our very own graduate students, had his abstract accepted for the ASPET Division for Cancer Pharmacology Young Investigators Symposium. His abstract was also one of ten from […]

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Joe Flores-Toro Wins Best Poster Award

Joe Flores-Toro, a graduate student in the Harrison lab, was the recipient of a Best Poster award at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-oncology. The title of […]


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Postdoctoral Position Available

A postdoctoral position is available in the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the University of Florida's College of Medicine to study mechanisms underlying pathogenesis of congenital anosmias and therapeutic approaches to treat olfactory disorders.

Applicants with experience in chemosensory systems, protein biochemistry, fluorescence microscopy, or electrophysiology are encouraged to apply.

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UF first in Florida to crack U.S. News list of top 10 best public universities

The University of Florida has become the first Florida school to break into the list of top 10 best public universities, coming in at No. 9, according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings released in September.

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The University of Florida is also No. 1 in PhDs awarded in Science & Engineering according to the 2015 Survey of Earned Doctorates.

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