Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh
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2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Program
 
Apply to the program

Admissions decisions will be made on a rolling basis and competitive
applicants are encouraged to apply early.  The application site opens
November 1, 2017 and applications will be reviewed that are completed
prior to March 1, 2018

The program will begin May 21, 2018 and end July 27, 2018.


Program partially funded by a grant from
The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)
Journal Club
Monday, January 22, 2018
8:30 am
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

  
"Neuropeptide Delivery to Synapses by Long-Range Vesicle Circulation and Sporadic Capture"
 
Joshua Lorenz - Guertin

Jacob Lab
Seminar Series
Thursday, January 25, 2018
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

 
 
"Synaptic organelle dynamics and neuropeptide release”

 

Edwin Levitan, PhD

Professor & Vice Chair, Research
Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Seminar Series
Thursday, February 1, 2018
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

 
"FGFR4 – A new druggable mediator of
endocrine resistance in breast cancer"

 
Steffi Oesterreich, PhD
    Professor & Vice Chair, Precision and Translational Pharmacology
Magee-Womens Research Institute
Seminar Series
Thursday, February 8, 2018
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

 
"Elimination of signaling receptors in cancers"
 
Serge Fuchs, MD, PhD

Professor of Cell Biology
University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

PhD Dissertation Defense and Final Examination
Monday, February 12, 2018
2:00 pm
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower


"Investigation of EMT-like Phenotypes in Established and Novel Model Systems of Invasive Lobular Breast Carcinoma"
 

Emily Bossart
Oesterreich Lab

 

 

Seminar Series
Thursday, February 15, 2018
12:00 pm
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

 
 
"Secrets of GPCR Biology unveiled: New modes of signaling from endosomes and mitochondria"

 

Jean-Pierre Vilardaga, PhD

Professor
 
Seminar Series
Thursday, February 22, 2018
12:00 noon
1395 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

 
 
"RAD51AP1 regulates telomere maintenance of ALT cells
"
 

Jonathan Barroso Gonzalez, PhD

Postdoctoral Associate, O'Sullivan Lab
Hillman Cancer Center
    10/09/2017 E1305B Olympus Inverted Microscope will be unavailable for a few hours beginning at 9AM on Friday, October 13th, for annual cleaning and maintenance.
    09/08/2017 E1305B will be unavailable from 12:30PM to 4PM on Tuesday, September 12, for scheduled preventative maintenance.
    08/04/2017 A new light source has been installed on the Leica microscope in E1305B.
    05/09/2017 E1305B Victor 3 has been returned to service.
    05/03/2017 Leica scope in E1305B is having intermittent problems with fluorescence and the polarizer in the condenser. Service call has been placed.
Equipment Update Archive

9/4/2017
Congratulations to Nolan Priedigkeit


Congratulations to Nolan Priedigkeit winner of Drs. S. Sutton Hamilton Award


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1/22/2018 - 8:30 AM
Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club

Joshua Lorenz - Guertin
Location:1395 Conference Room Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

In The Next Seven Days

1/25/2018 12:00 PM Pharmacology & Chemical Biology Seminar Series
1395 Conference Room
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower





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