Department of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh
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)
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
Journal Club
Monday, February 26, 2018
8:30 am
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"LXRβ is required for glucocorticoid-induced
hyperglycemia and hepatosteatosis in mice"

Stephanie Mutchler

Kleyman Lab
Seminar Series
Thursday, March 1, 2018
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"ARGLU1 - a new GR coregulator impacting
glucocorticoid function in liver, adipose and brain"

Carolyn Cummins, PhD

Associate Professor
University of Toronto, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy

University Holiday and Recess

Friday, March 9, 2018

All University offices will be closed

PCB Administrative Offices will close at 3:00 pm on Thursday, March 8, 2018



PhD Dissertation Defense and Final Examination
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
1:00 pm
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

"Credentialing IGF1R pathway activation as a novel therapeutic target in E-cadherin deficient breast cancer"

Alison Nagle
Lee Lab



Seminar Series
Thursday, March 22, 2018
12:00 noon
1395 Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower 

"Inflammation, immunity and hypertension"
David Harrison, MD
Professor of Medicine
Vanderbilt University
    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.
    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.
Equipment Update Archive

NIH Predoctoral Fellowship – Nagle

Graduate Student Alison Nagle Receives NIH Predoctoral Fellowship

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2/22/2018 - 12:00 PM
Pharmacology & Chemical Biology Seminar Series

Jonathan Barroso Gonzalez, Ph.D.
Location:1395 Conference Room Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

In The Next Seven Days

2/26/2018 8:30 AM Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club
1395 Conference Room
Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower

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