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Please join us for the dissertation defense of Chao Xie

Please mark your calendars and plan to attend the upcoming dissertation defense of: Chao Xie Graduate Student Laboratory of Jeffrey R. Martens, PhD “Understanding the Olfactory Penetrance and the Signaling Mechanisms of Bardet-Biedl Syndrome​.”   ~~~…

Please join us for a research seminar with Daniel Foster, Ph.D.

Please join us on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at 11:00am for the Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics Research Seminar via ZOOM: Daniel Foster, Ph.D. Research Assistant Professor Department of Pharmacology Warren Center for Neuroscience Drug Discovery Vanderbilt University “Targeting…

Chao Xie wins silver at the COM Medical Guild Research Symposium

Congratulations go out to Chao Xie (Mentor: Jeffrey Martens, PhD) for his silver award winning presentation entitled, “Gene Therapeutic Reversal of Olfactory Impairment in Bardet-Biedl Syndrome: Moving Beyond Single Gene Replacement” at the 2021 Medical Guild Research Symposium that was held on Wednesday, April 14th.  Way to go Chao!…

Research seminar on myeloid oncogenesis Wednesday, April 21st at 11am

Please join us on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 11:00am for the Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics Research Seminar via ZOOM: Eric Pietras, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology Boettcher Investigator Cleo Meador/George Ryland Scott Endowed Chair University of Colorado Denver Anschutz…

2021 Annual Medical Guild Research Awards – April 14th from 1:00-4:30pm

Come join us for the 46th annual Medical Guild-sponsored graduate student research competition on Wednesday, April 14 from 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. on Zoom. Each advanced concentration of Biomedical Science nominates one graduate student to give a 15-minute oral presentation, followed by a 5-minute Q & A session. Presentations will be…

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 proud of all our graduating students! Check out more about their defenses below.

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 Colleges rankings. The university improved on its No. 6 spot on the list last year. It is tied with the University of…

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 Center at the UF Austin Cary Forest Campus.

Research Seminar: Anilkumar Pillai, Ph.D.

On Wednesday, March 9,  Anilkumar Pillai, Ph.D., of Augusta University’s Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior, will be presenting a seminar titled, “Chronic Stress, Complement System and Neurobehavior.” It will take place at 11 a.m. in the ARB R5-265.