Gregg E. Homanics, PhD

Professor, Anesthesiology

Application of transgenic technologies to investigate the molecular targets of ethanol and general anesthetics; production of animal models of human disease

6060 Biomedical Science Tower 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-648-8172
Fax: 412-383-5267


BS (Animal and Veterinary Science), West Virginia University, 1984.
MS (Animal Science), University of Kentucky, 1987.
PhD (Animal Science), North Carolina State University, 1991.
Postdoctoral Fellow, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1991-93.
Gregg E. Homanics, PhD
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Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club
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Thomas E. Starzl Biomedical Science Tower
1395 Conference Room

Recent Publications

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