December 2, 2021
Congratulations Samantha (Sam) Yee! Samantha Yee, 5th year PhD student in the laboratory of Dr. April Risinger, was awarded the Matthew P. Rowan Student of the Year Award on October 13th, 2021. The award is named after one of our students that was tragically taken from us a few years ago and presented yearly to a […]
November 12, 2021
Denisse has been selected by the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP) as a Mentee participant in the 2022 ACNP URM Near-Peer Mentorship Program.
November 12, 2021
Tbx1, a gene encoded in 22q11.2 copy number variant, is a link between alterations in fimbria myelination and cognitive speed in mice. www.nature.com https://www.nature.com/articles/s41380-021-01318-4
January 14, 2021
J.H. Woods Early Career Award in Behavioral Pharmacology Gregory T. Collins, PhD The ASPET Division for Behavioral Pharmacology is pleased to award Dr. Gregory T. Collins from University of Texas Health Science Center the 2021 J.H. Woods Early Career Award in Behavioral Pharmacology. This award recognizes outstanding original research by […]
Congratulations to Neuroscience Graduate Student Allie Vaiana for receiving a Society for Neuroscience 2020 Trainee Professional Development Award.
January 8, 2021
Congrats Allie Vaiana! Biography Alexandra is investigating the effect of age on the cognitive changes associated with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer. Clinical studies have shown that men who undergo this treatment have significant deficits in a number of cognitive domains, particularly spatial memory and executive function. Hometown Boerne, Texas Hobbies and Interests Baking, […]
Congratulations to Susan Mooberry, Ph.D. for being elected for the 2020 class of AAAS Fellows in the section of Pharmaceutical Sciences
December 9, 2020
Congratulations to Dr. Susan Mooberry. Dr. Mooberry was elected to the 2020 class of AAAS Fellows in the section of Pharmaceutical Sciences for “distinguished contributions to the field of cancer pharmacology particularly on discovery and development of natural product anti-microtubule agents for treatment of cancer.” General Information About the Fellows Nomination. A member whose efforts […]
November 13, 2020
Congratulations to Dr. Bill Clarke and Dr. Kelly Berg for having their paper on biased signaling in the top 10 most-viewed papers over the last 12 months! Making Sense of Pharmacology: Inverse Agonism and Functional Selectivity Dr. Bill Clarke – “It is difficult to overestimate the importance of pharmacology for medicine […]
October 26, 2020
Cassandra Wolsh, a second-year student in the Neuroscience discipline of the Integrated Biomedical Sciences program is one of the recipients of the Neuroscience T32 award. The T32 award is an award given by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke to enable institutions to recruit individuals selected by the program leadership for advanced research […]
Congratulations to Dr. Alan Frazer recipient of the 2020 Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine Master Research Award for Distinguished Mentor
October 16, 2020
Congratulations to Dr. Alan Frazer recipient of the 2020 Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine Master Research Award for Distinguished Mentor. Dr. Hromas, Dean of the School of Medicine, will be recognizing his achievements during a virtual event, October 27 from 12:00p.m. – 1:30p.m. Congratulations again on this well-deserved recognition of your […]
Pharmacology’s Teacher Enrichment Initiatives Program’s Newest Paper has been Published in the Journal of STEM Outreach!
August 13, 2020
Teacher Enrichment Initiatives’ (TEI) newest paper titled, “Teacher Enrichment Initiatives: Supporting Teachers who are at the Frontline of our Nation’s Future”, has been published in the August 2020 issue of the Journal of STEM Outreach (Special Issue – Sustainability)! The abstract and link to the full paper are listed below. ABSTRACT: Teachers are charged with […]