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Pharmacology explores the mechanisms that drugs use to cause therapeutic effects. The basic principle of pharmacology is that therapeutic agents are effective because they mimic or block molecules that regulate natural processes like blood pressure, organ development, and pain perception.


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Cancer & Cardioivascular Research Building

The Cancer & Cardiovascular Research Building (CCRB), a new facility that houses cancer research in pharmacology.

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CCRB

Nils Hasselmo Hall

Nils Hasselmo Hall, a major research building for the department.

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NHH

Department Seminars

May 8

Dr. Pamela Jacobsen
Professor
Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology
College of Pharmacy

Dr. Bill Oetting
Professor
Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology
College of Pharmacy

Host: Jill Siegfried

Events

May 21

8th Annual Biomedical Sciences Graduate Student Research Recognition Day

Milne-Brandenberg Award Talks

3 Minute Thesis Competition

Poster Sessions

Keynote Speaker:
Timothy J. Mitchison Ph.D. Harvard

Department News

SAVE THE DATE!
2015 ANNUAL RETREAT

We are pleased to announce the 2015 Department of Pharmacology Annual Retreat will be held on Friday, September 11!

This year's retreat will feature the President and CEO of Seragon Pharmaceuticals and recipient of the 2015 Department of Pharmacology Distinguished Alumni Award, Dr. Richard Heyman.

Details regarding locations, times, and other activities are still being worked on and will be announced at a later date, but for now please mark your calendars for an eventful day!

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