Courtney Andersen studies the role of estrogen receptor-alpha in ovarian cancer.
Chris Barnes investigates the structural details by which transcription factor activity regulates RNA Polymerase II during the universal process of eukaryotic gene expression.
Soma Jobaggy studies nitrated fatty acid pharmacology and the antioxidant response in hypertensive end-organ damage.
Allison Nagle studies growth factor receptor signaling in breast cancer.
10/24/2016 Join us at the BGSA Symposium Stay for a day of graduate presentations with key talks at:

8:20am - Introduction

11:00am - Daisuke Nakada Memorial Lecture Arpita Maiti PhD - Director of External R&D in Immunology - Pfizer

2:00pm - Career panel – “Choosing a Post-doc”

3:15pm - Steven L. Philips Scientific Achievement Award Lecture - Nicole Scharping

3:40pm - Distinguished mentor award 2016 - Patrick J. Pagano, PhD, FAHA - “Holism and the Wonder of Science”

4:10pm - Closing and Awards

Happy Hour to Follow

For more information, see the BGSA Symposium website.

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Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings


Time to dissertation Defense
, last five graduating classes:  4.6 years, Completion Rate: 86.49%

First Author Publications (All students, past 5 year mean):  2.03;   Total Publications: 5.10

F-series Grants (F30/F31) (All Students, past 5 year mean):  12/34 (35%) 

Ranked #9 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty-four consecutive years

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