University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

Pharmacology Department

Contact Information

University of Vermont
Pharmacology Department
B333 Given Building
89 Beaumont Ave
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05405-0068

Phone: (802) 656-2500
Fax: (802) 656-4523

Web Site Link out of catalogue site.


The Department of Pharmacology at the University of Vermont, College of Medicine trains world class scientists and educators to investigate the interaction of chemical substances with biological systems, allowing for scientific applications in a clinical setting. Research interests are diverse, with special emphasis on cardiovascular and cerebrovascular pharmacology, physiology, neurovascular coupling, signal transduction, and medicinal chemistry/cancer chemotherapy. The department educates medical students, graduate students, post-doctoral trainees and undergraduates, giving ample opportunities for interaction with faculty researchers. In addition to offering a pharmacological focus in a Cellular, Molecular and Biochemical Science Ph.D. program, the department also offers a Master of Science degree in Pharmacology and a minor in Pharmacology for undergraduates.