Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh
2019 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, 2018 and applications will be reviewed that are completed
prior to March 1, 2019

The program will begin May 20, 2019 and end July 26, 2019.

Program partially funded by a grant from
The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)
and the National Institutes of Health, U54 DK112079

Daniela Galbiati, NIH R21 AG061614,
02/01/19-12/31/20, $430,375

Tija Jacob, NIH R01 MH114908,
02/01/19-11/30/22, $1,173,750

Journal Club
Thursday, February 21, 2018
10:45 am
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 
Alex White
 Vilardaga Lab
Seminar Series
Thursday, February 21, 2019
12:00 pm
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"Molecular and Mechanistic Underpinnings of Signal Transduction in Membranes -
NMR Inspired Studies of the Conformational Landscape in Enzymes & GPCRs"


R. Scott Prosser, PhD

Professor, Chemistry, Biophysics and Physical Chemistry
University of Toronto
Seminar Series
Thursday, February 28, 2019
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

“Cellular Communication via Adhesion" 

Demet Arac, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
University of Chicago

Carola Neumann, DOD W81WH910048,
02/01/19-01/31/22, $1,019,475

Lisa Clark, F31 AR074843,
04/01/19-03/31/22, $135,048
Seminar Series
Thursday, March 7, 2019
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"Hippo signaling in growth control and beyond"   


Doujia Pan, PhD

Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Physiology
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
UT Southwestern Medical Center
    01/09/2019 FPLC is back in service.
    08/13/2018 FPLC has been moved to W1386B Cold Room.
    08/03/2018 FPLC - West Service Hallway will not be available on Monday, August 6, 2018.  
    05/14/2018 E1385 and E1185 Avanti J-E centrifuges down for repair.
    01/23/2018 Leica has confirmed that there is a dead pixel in the microscope camera and it will need to be repaired or replaced. The problem appears intermittently as a small red dot on the live view and any captured images.
Equipment Update Archive

NIH Predoctoral Fellowship – Clark

Graduate Student Lisa Clark Receives NIH Predoctoral Fellowship

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2/21/2019 - 10:45 AM
Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club

Alex White
Location:1395 Conference Room Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

In The Next Seven Days

2/21/2019 12:00 PM Pharmacology & Chemical Biology Seminar Series
1395 Conference Room
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

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