PHARMACOLOGY NEWS AND EVENTS

News and Events


Upcoming Events

 


  • Pharmacology Seminar Series - Fall 2014 - Sept-Dec 2014

  • Behavior, Biology and Chemistry : Translational Research in Addiction Conference - March 14-15, 2015



  • News and Events In The Last Three Months

     

  • Neuroscience Graduate Student Julianne Jett receives the Pharmacology Department Student of the Year Award!!! (10/2014)

  • Congratulations Postdoctoral Fellow Katherine Serafine, Ph.D., on Receiving a Society for Neuroscience Meeting 2014 Travel Award!!! (09/2014)

  • In The News - San Antonio’s Barshop Institute awarded nearly $8 million for healthy-aging research (09/2014)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Postdoctoral Fellow Flavia Carreno, Ph.D., for receiving the William Thomas Booth Memorial Travel Award!!! (09/2014)

  • Congratulations Neuroscience Graduate Student Jennifer Parrott for receiving the William Thomas Booth Memorial Travel Award!!! (09/2014)

  • Neuroscience Graduate Student Jennifer Parrott Awarded NIH/NIMH F31 Fellowship!!! (09/2014)

  • Congratulations Vicky Bai, Ph.D.!!! (08/2014)

  • Pharmacology Postdoctoral Fellow Katherine Serafine, Ph.D., selected to be an American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) 2015 Washington Fellow!!! (08/2014)

  • NIDA T32 Postdoctoral Trainee Rheaclare Fraser, Ph.D., earns Best Poster by a Senior Investigator PostDoc at International Society for Serotonin Research in S. Africa!!! (08/2014)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Graduate Student Blaine Jacobs on being selected as the Council for Excellence in Women’s Health Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences scholarship recipient for 2014!!! (08/2014)

  • Pharmacology Post-Doctoral Fellow Katherine Serafine, Ph.D., receives GSBS Barbara Bowman Award!!! (08/2014)

  • Former Pharmacology Neuroscience Graduate Student Stephanie Perez, Ph.D., receives GSBS Armand J. Guarino Award!!! (08/2014)

  • In The News - 8 HSC educators, including our own William Clarke, Ph.D., honored as UT System Regents’ outstanding teachers (08/2014)


  • News and Events In The Last Year

     

  • 2014 Pharmacology Summer Ice Cream Social (07/2014)

  • Hello Pension, Goodbye Tension - Marlys Quick Retires!!! (06/2014)

  • Congratulations Jillian Heisler, Ph.D.!!! (06/2014)

  • Congratulations Professor and Chairman of Pharmacology Alan Frazer, Ph.D., on being voted President-Elect of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP)!!! (06/2014)

  • Dr. Girotti and Dr. Donegan appear in Brain and Behavior Research Foundation/NARSAD newsletter story on potential novel treatment targets for the cognitive symptoms of mental illness (06/2014)

  • Congratulations Jason O'Connor, Ph.D., on receiving a Norman Hackerman Advanced Research Program (NHARP) grant!!! (06/2014)

  • Three Department of Pharmacology Graduate Students earn awards at annual Mikiten Graduate Student Research Forum!!! (06/2014)

  • In The News - Team finds on-off switch to burning stored fat (06/2014)

  • Congratulations Francis Lam, Pharm. D., on receiving a 2014 Dental Faculty Assembly Teaching Excellence Award!!! (05/2014)

  • Congratulations to former Neuroscience student Teresa Evans on receiving the 2014 Women's Faculty Association Student Leadership Award!!! (05/2014)

  • Congratulations to Pharmacology Graduate Student Fernando Moura on receiving the 4th Annual Dolores Shockley Best Abstract Award at the ASPET Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology 2014!!! (05/2014)

  • 12th Annual Center for Biomedical Neuroscience (CBN) Retreat (05/2014)

  • Center for Biomedical Neuroscience (CBN) Brain Bowl 2014 (04/2014)

  • Congratulations Teresa Evans, Ph.D.!!! (04/2014)

  • Congratulations Aparna Shah, Ph.D.!!! (04/2014)

  • Congratulations Stephanie Perez, Ph.D.!!! (03/2014)

  • Congratulations Jennifer Donegan, Ph.D.!!! (03/2014)

  • Pharmacology Instructor/Research Greg Collins, Ph.D. Mentors Second Alamo Regional Academy of Science and Engineering (ARASE) Fair Winner Melson Mesmin! (03/2014)

  • Congratulations to Pharmacology Professors William Clarke, Ph.D., David Morilak, Ph.D. and Thomas Slaga, Ph.D. on receiving William and Ella Owens Medical Research Foundation Grants!!! (03/2014)

  • Congratulations to Pharmacology Graduate Student Huiyoung 'Jimmy' Yun on receiving CPPS travel award to the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) meeting (02/2014)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Graduate Students Raehannah Jamshidi, Peter LoCoco and Blaine McGuire on receiving American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics(ASPET) Travel Awards!!! (02/2014)

  • Congratulations Neuroscience Graduate Student Julianne Jett on receiving an International Behavioral Neuroscience Society(IBNS) 2014 Travel Award!!! (02/2014)

  • In The News - Neuroscience Graduate Student Jennifer Donegan and Professor David Morilak, Ph.D. study how low levels of pro-inflammatory agent help cognition in rats (02/2014)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Assistant Professor Dae Joon Kim, Ph.D., for receiving American Association for Cancer Research Award!!! (02/2014)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Graduate Student Di Zhang on Receiving a Travel Award for the Miami 2014 Winter Symposium - The Molecular Basis of Brain Disorders Conference!!! (01/2014)

  • Congratulations Colin Cunningham, Ph.D.!!! (01/2014)

  • Congratulations Alex Martinez, Ph.D.!!! (01/2014)

  • Pharmacology researcher April Risinger, Ph.D., promoted to Assistant Professor/Research (1/2014)

  • Pharmacology Postdoctoral Fellow Claudio Zanettini, Ph.D., featured in ASPET quarterly publication, 'The Pharmacologist' (12/2013)

  • 2013 Department of Pharmacology Chairman's Award for Excellence (12/2013)

  • Congratulations Professor William Clarke, Ph.D., on being selected for the 2014 Presidential Teaching Excellence Award!!! (12/2013)

  • Congratulations Professor Julie Hensler, Ph.D., on being awarded a CBN grant!!! (11/2013)

  • Congratulations Assistant Professor Jason O'Connor, Ph.D., on being awarded an IIMS/CTSA grant!!! (11/2013)

  • Mission Magazine - Xin-Yun Lu, Ph.D., featured in 'Mentor, Mom, Scientist' story (11/2013)

  • Mission Magazine - Several Faculty Recognized for Representation in National Organizations (11/2013)

  • Mission Magazine - Former student Veronica Hargrove, Ph.D., M.S. featured in forensics story (11/2013)

  • Pharmacology Postdoctoral Fellow Flavia Carreno, Ph.D. participates in HSC Science Expo (11/2013)

  • Neuroscience MD/PhD Graduate Student Jillian Heisler presents abstract at Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Annual Meeting (11/2013)

  • In The News - Dae Joon Kim, Ph.D., of the UTHSCSA Pharmacology Regional Academic Health Center (RAHC), receives RO1 grant for skin cancer research (11/2013)
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