PHARMACOLOGY NEWS AND EVENTS

News and Events


• Upcoming Events •

 

  • Pharmacology Seminar Series - Spring 2015 - Jan-Jun 2015

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    • News and Events In The Last Three Months •

     

  • Pharmacology Associate Professor Andrea Giuffrida, Ph.D. named Vice-President for Research!!! (05/2015)

  • Neuroscience Graduate Student Mateen Ahmad Haroon wins Outstanding Student Presentation Award at the UTHSCSA 2015 Physiology Graduate Student Symposium!!! (04/2015)

  • In The Press - Pharmacology Postdoctoral Fellow Katherine Serafine, Ph.D., featured in HSC News article 'Dr. Serafine goes to Washington'!!! (04/2015)

  • Neuroscience Graduate Student David Aguilar Awarded NIH/NIMH F31 Fellowship!!! (04/2015)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Student Suleman Hussain on being awarded an American Association of Indian Scientists in Cancer Research (AAISCR) Young Investigator Award!!! (04/2015)

  • Center for Biomedical Neuroscience (CBN) Brain Bowl 2015 (04/2015)

  • Pharmacology faculty participate in Volunteer Day at ASPET's EB meeting to help local Boston charity Cradles to Crayons!!! (04/2015)

  • Congratulations NIDA T32 Postdoctoral Fellow Trainee Rheaclare Fraser, Ph.D., on receiving 2nd Place for her Oral Presentation at ASPET's EB meeting!!! (04/2015)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Postdoctoral Fellow Katherine Serafine, Ph.D., on receiving Best Poster Award at ASPET's EB meeting!!! (04/2015)

  • In The Press - Pharmacology Student Peter LoCoco discusses organizing inagural chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) Symposium in a Pipette Gazette story!!! (03/2015)

  • In The Press - Neuroscience Student David Aguilar and VP of Research (ad interim)/Pharmacology Professor Andrea Giuffrida, Ph.D. discuss non-academic options in the GSBS's Pipette Gazette story 'Shh! Don’t Tell My Advisor I Want A Non-Academic Job'!!! (03/2015)

  • In The Press - Pharmacology Graduate Student Nicholas Dybdal-Hargreaves highlighted in the GSBS's Pipette Gazette for story 'D.D.S./Ph.D. Student Nick Dybdal-Hargreaves Aims to Help Patients with Oral Cancers'!!! (03/2015)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Student Raehannah Jamshidi on receiving the award for Best Oral Presentation at the 2015 Behavior, Biology, and Chemistry: Translation Research in Addiction Conference!!! (03/2015)

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    News and Events In The Last Year •

     

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Student Suleman Hussain on being awarded an American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)-Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Scholar-In-Training Award!!! (02/2015)

  • In The Press - Pharmacology Professor Randy Strong, Ph.D., appears in a Q&A interview, in a TRIB+HEALTH article!!! (02/2015)

  • In The Press - Neuroscience Graduate Student Mikaela Sifuentes featured in the GSBS's Pipette Gazette Q&A Interview!!! (02/2015)

  • In The Press - Neuroscience Graduate Student Jennifer Parrott highlighted in the GSBS's Pipette Gazette for story 'Depression's Dance'!!! (02/2015)

  • Congratulations Neuroscience Graduate Student MJ Moerke on receiving an ASPET Travel Award!!! (01/2015)

  • Congratulations Pharmacology Graduate Student Fernando Moura on receiving an ASPET/FASEB MARC Program Travel Award!!! (01/2015)

  • Congratulations to Charles France, Ph.D., on being elected secretary/treasurer-elect of the American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)!!! (01/2015)

  • Congratulations to Dan Lodge, Ph.D., on being selected as the first recipient of the ASPET Neuropharmacology Division Early Career Investigator Award!!! (01/2015)

  • William Clarke, Ph.D., featured in UTHSCSA's 'Our Stories' for Cultivating "aha" moments (Currently featured on Academics section of HSC web home page)!!! (12/2014)

  • Department of Pharmacology 2014 'Chairman's Award for Excellence' and 'Years of Service' Awards!!! (12/2014)

  • Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research ranks Department of Pharmacology 12th in annual NIH funding report!!! (11/2014)

  • 21st Annual UTHSCSA Pharmacology Graduate Student Symposium!!! (10/2014)

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

  • 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 Press - 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)
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