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Congratulations Yuntian Guan: Dissertation Defense!!!

The Pharmacology Department would like to send out a huge congrats to Yuntian Guan (Pharmacology Graduate Student in the lab of Zhen Yan) for presenting his Dissertation Defense on Thursday,…

UVA Pharmacology Welcomes Dr. Timothy Martin!

The Department of Pharmacology at the University of Virginia is pleased to welcome Dr. Timothy Martin as our newest faculty member. He has begun setting up his lab in Pinn…

Congratulations Danny Lank on Receiving AHA Funding

Pharmacology Graduate Student Danny Lank has received two years of funding from the American Heart Association to continue his research on the treatment of insulin resistance in adipose tissue. He…

Congratulations Gregory Busey: Dissertation Defense!!!

The Pharmacology Department would like to send out a huge congrats to Greg Busey (Pharmacology Graduate Student in the lab of Bimal Desai) for presenting his Dissertation Defense on Tuesday,…

Congratulations Catherine Doyle: Dissertation Defense!!!

The Pharmacology Department would like to send out a huge congrats to Catherine Doyle (Pharmacology Graduate Student in the lab of Bimal Desai) for presenting her Dissertation Defense on Friday,…

Congratulations Scott Yeudall: SfRBM Young Investigators Award

Scott received a Young Investigator Award at the recent joint meeting of the Society for Redox Biology and Medicine and Society for Free Radical Research International (SfRBM-SFRRI) held November 15-18…

Congratulations Blair Towers: Dissertation Defense!!!

The Pharmacology Department would like to send out a huge congrats to Blair Towers (Pharmacology Graduate Student in the lab of Wendy Lynch) for presenting her Dissertation Defense on Thursday,…

Congratulations 3rd Year Students on Advancing to Candidacy!

Congratulations to Pharmacology's Third year BIMS students Maddie Failor, Lizzie Van Gorder, Rachel Clements and Elzbieta Dulko! On Thursday, November 9, Biomedical Sciences (BIMS) hosted the second annual Advancement to…

Research in Motion: Edward Horng-An Nieh, PhD

Dr. Edward Horng-An Nieh of UVA Pharmacology was recently interviewed for the Research in Motion series. He talks about his research: "Our research focuses on the brain’s ability to separate…

Pharmacology Department Hosts Celebration of Women in BIMS

The School of Medicine’s Department of Pharmacology celebrated women in biomedical sciences at an event held September 29 on the McLeod Hall Patio. Attendees enjoyed a beautiful sunny afternoon sharing…

In Memoriam: Nobel Laureate Ferid Murad, MD, PhD

It is with great sadness the School of Medicine shares news that Ferid Murad, MD, PhD, a professor emeritus who held appointments in the Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology from…

Get to Know Jeffrey Martens, PhD

Jeffrey R. Martens, PhD, joined the School of Medicine as the new Senior Associate Dean for Research on May 15, 2023. Professor Martens is a nationally and internationally lauded leader,…

Norbert Leitinger, PhD, Awarded $2.5 Million Grant to research the role of an enzyme in metabolic control of inflammation.

From UVA Medicine in Motion: Norbert Leitinger, PhD, a professor of pharmacology and associate director of UVA’s Robert M. Berne Cardiovascular Research Center, was awarded a $2.5 million grant, for…

Dr. Iris Sun to join UVA Pharmacology Department

The Pharmacology Department would like to welcome Dr. Iris Sun as our newest faculty member. She is joining us from Wayne State University and her research focuses on the Role…

Pharmacology Training Grant Awarded for 49th Year

For nearly five decades, UVA School of Medicine’s Training Program in Pharmacology has been funded continuously by NIH’s National Institute of General Medical Sciences in the form of a Pharmacological…