Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh
2017 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, 2016 and applications will be reviewed that are completed
prior to March 1, 2017

The program will begin May 22, 2017 and end July 28, 2017.

Program partially funded by a grant from
The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)


Thomas W. Kensler, PhD
Recipient of the 2017
Chancellor's Distinguished Research Award


Courtney Anderson, NIH F31 CAxxxxxx,
04/01/15-03/31/18, $xxx,xxx

Seminar Series
Thursday, February 23, 2017
12:00 noon
1395 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"Multiple Roles of Histone Methyltransferase EZH2 In Myeloma Bone Disease: A Novel Therapeutic Target

Deborah Galson, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Mircobiology & Molecular Genetics
Director, Pittsburgh Center for Bone and Mineral Research
Seminar Series
Thursday, March 2, 2017
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"Estrogen receptor and its cofactor SRC-1 in normal
bone biology, and bone metastases

Rebecca Watters, PhD

 Research Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Seminar Series
Thursday, March 16, 2017
12:00 noon
1395 Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"Lipidomics-based Mitochondria-targeted Drug Discovery in Traumatic Brain Injury

Hulya Bayir, MD

Professor, Department of Critical Care Medicine
Department of Environmental and Occupational Health
Director of Research, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Associate Director, Center for Free Radical and Antioxidant, Health Safar Center for Resucitation Research
    11/29/2016 W1386 dark room film developer is down for repairs due to a mechanical issue.
    11/18/2016 The bulbs that provide epi-white illumination for the Bio-Rad Chemidoc XRS+ in E1305B have burned out. Replacements are scheduled to be delivered on Monday, November 21.
    10/24/2016 E1305B Victor II and Victor 3 will be unavailable during part of the day on Tuesday, November 1st beginning at 9AM for preventative maintenance. One instrument will be worked on at a time, beginning with the Victor 3.
    10/17/2016 E1305B Olympus IX71 fluorescent bulb is burnt out. Replacement ordered.
    10/17/2016 E1305B Lyophilizer having vacuum issue. Service call placed.
Equipment Update Archive

HHMI Gilliam Fellowship - Attaran

Graduate Student Shireen Attaran Receives HHMI Gilliam Fellowship

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2/23/2017 - 12:00 PM
Pharmacology & Chemical Biology Seminar Series

Deborah Galson, Ph.D.
Location:1395 Conference Room Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

In The Next Seven Days

2/27/2017 8:30 AM Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club
1395 Conference Room
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

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