Welcome to the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
New milestones for Pharmacology and Toxicology Department
Long-running training grant that propelled department to 310 graduates is renewed. . . read
Congratulations Guy Harris for receiving F30
Guy Harris receiving funding for his F30 NRSA application (on his initial attempt) as of 9/25/16. NIAAA funded Guy’s application (F30 AA025535) entitled: “Modulation of frontal cortex Ndrg1 and the effects on myelination, ethanol-sensitivity, and ethanol consumption”
Congratulations to Guy Harris and his mentor, Dr Michael Miles, Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Mr. Harris had previously been supported by the departmental NIDA T32 grant
Congratulations to our Annual Award Winners
The annual award celebration was held at Willow Oaks Country Club on Saturday, July 30th at 7:30 pm. The Anthony Ambrose Award for the best third year student was presented to Lesley Schurman; the Lauren A. Woods award for research excellence among doctoral students was awarded to Travis Grim (first place) and Catherine Bell (second place); the Postdoctoral Scholar award was presented to Dr. Jason Paris; the Extraordinary Staff award was presented to Brenda Caine and Laura Johnson and the Professor of the Year was presented to Dr. Kate Nicholson from the PharmTox Student Organization.
Dr. PinLan Li was presented with the Research Achievement Award for the highest combined number of papers published and the highest average impact factor for 2016. Congratulations to everyone!!
“Beyond Agonist Replacement: Amphetamine’s Reversal of Cocaine-Induced Dopamine Deficits”
Sara Jones, Ph.D.
Physiology and Pharmacology
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Medical Center Boulevard
Host: Dr. Steve Negus