Department Says Farewell to Angelique Whitehurst and Her Lab

August 2, 2013

  Ken McCarthy and Angelique Whitehurst at her goodbye luncheon The department said farewell to Angelique Whitehurst and her Lab with a luncheon August 1, 2013. Angelique and her entire lab are moving to UT Southwestern to pursue their research careers there. Angelique joined the Pharmacology department in 2009. Her research has been in the … Continued

Pharmacology Holds Research Retreat

May 24, 2013

The Department of Pharmacology held its annual all day research retreat with guest speakers, poster presentations and a social mixer on March 26, 2013 at the Friday Center. The research retreat brought the department’s faculty, postdocs, research faculty and staff, and graduate students together to share new projects and ideas in a social environment. Three … Continued

Pharmacology Sponsors Military Family for Holidays

February 1, 2013

The Pharmacology Department sponsored a military family through the Family Operation Homefront Program for the holidays. The family we sponsored was the Rogers family from Fayetteville, NC, a family of four with two young boys: Collin who is 8 years old, and Grant who is 12 years old. The Rogers family was very grateful for … Continued

Pharmacology BBSP Spring BBQ

May 15, 2012

The department of Pharmacology helds its annual spring get together for the new BBSP students in the atrium of the Genetic Medicine Bldg. Some mighty tasty BBQ was enjoyed by all.

Dr. Susan B. Horwitz Gives Steelman Lecture 2012

April 12, 2012

Dr. Susan B. Horwitz, Rose Falkenstein Professor of Cancer Research and co-Chair of Molecular Pharmacology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, gave the 19th Annual Avery Steelman Lecture March 20, 2012. The title of her seminar talk was “Taxol, Tubulin and Tumors.” Dr. Horwitz was presented with a plaque to commemorate her lectureship. “Dr. Horwitz … Continued

Pharmacology Sponsors Family for Holidays

December 9, 2011

The Pharmacology Department decided to spread some cheer by sponsoring a family for the holidays through the Orange County Social Services’ “Share Your Holiday” Sponsorship Program. Department members donated money to buy toys, clothes and other gifts for the family of 5, which consisted of a mother and 4 children. $150-$200 was raised for each … Continued