Welcome to the Pharmacology Department!

Henrik Dohlman, PhD Sanford Steelman Distinguished Professor and Chair

Our Graduate program is dedicated to the training of outstanding scientists in the pharmacological sciences. An outstanding graduate program is our priority!

Our faculty participate fully on all levels with a great diversity of research areas available.

We lead in education and research: we’re #2 in NIH funding with a global science ranking of #3 in the World in pharmacology!

Carolina ranked as top college value in public education 16 times!

 

Featured News

Thanks To You Potluck!

Posted 3 days ago

Pharmacology held our annual Thanks To You Potluck! with lots of good food and a chance to sit down with each other.   Lots of dishes were brought with traditional and nontraditional thanksgiving fare.  There was a lot of good eating!

Kash Receives Jacob P. Waletzky Award

Posted 4 weeks ago

Thomas Kash, PhD, was recognized by the Society for Neuroscience for his “creative research on the neural basis of addiction-related behaviors and its illumination of potential paths forward for understanding and treating the pathological behaviors associated with addiction.”

Waylin Yu Receives Neuroscience Professional Development Award!

Posted 1 month ago

Congratulations to Waylin Yu, graduate student in the Kash Lab, who is a recipient of a prestigious Neuroscience Trainee Professional Development Award! He also won a Inscopix Tech Award and was a Mitchell Max Award finalist at the NIH Pain Consortium Symposium!

Wesley Legant Wins NIH Director’s New Innovator Award!

Posted 2 months ago

Congratulations to Wesley Legant for being selected as a recipient of one of the National Institutes of Health 93 awards to fund highly innovative, high-impact biomedical research as part of its High-Risk, High-Reward Research Program!

STAR Students Visit Pharmacology!

Posted 2 months ago

We welcomed 60 STAR (Scientific Training and Research) program students to Pharmacology so they could see what it’s like to be in a research lab and to meet real scientists!

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