University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pharmacology


Seminars and Events

The Department of Pharmacology hosts a weekly Seminar Series and the Annual Totman Trustees Visit. In November, the Department spends two days in Stowe, Vermont for its Annual Pharmacology Retreat.

2015 Fall Seminars

Seminars are presented during the academic year on Thursday at 8:30 a.m. in Health Science Research Center 300 unless otherwise noted. For more information, contact Pharmacology at (802) 656-2500 or email Series Coordinator,




September 3

12:00 P.M.

Shaker Mousa, Ph.D., Vice Provost for Research & Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
"Impact of Nanobiotechnology on the future of Medicine"
October 8

Xiaodong, Cheng, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Integrative Biology & Pharmacology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

“Exchange Protein Activated by cAMP:
Structure, Function and Therapeutics”
October 15

David Busija, Ph.D., M.D. (Hon), Regents Professor & Chairman, Department of Pharmacology, Tulane University School of Medicine

"Mitochondrial Dynamics in the Cerebral Vasculature"
October 22 Gabor Veres, Ph.D., Vice President of Preclinical Research, bluebirdbio Inc.
"Ex vivo gene therapy: potential curative treatments for immune deficiencies, neurological and hemoglobinopathies"
November 19 Zsolt Bagi, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Georgia Regents University
"Coronary microvascular inflammation and NO bioavailability"
December 3 Grant Hennig, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology & Cell Biology, University of Nevada
"Imaging networks involved in gastrointestinal motility"
December 10 Donald Welsh, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Physiology & Pharmacology, University of Western Ontario
"Solving the Enigma of Excitation Contraction Coupling in Vascular Smooth Muscle"

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