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.

2014 Fall Seminars

Seminars are presented during the academic year on Thursday at 8:30 a.m. in Health Science Research Center 200 unless otherwise noted. For more information, contact Pharmacology at (802) 656-2500 or email Series Coordinator,




August 28 Eileen Kennedy, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences
"Design of chemically modified peptides to study kinase regulation"
September 18 Arti Shukla, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Vermont College of Medicine
"Malignant mesothelioma: development to therapy"
September 25 William Jackson, Ph.D., Professor, Michigan State University, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology
"Regional heterogeneity in the mechanisms of vasomotor tone in arterioles and resistance arteries: more questions than answers"
October 2 Jom Hammack, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Psychological Science, University of Vermont
"Pituitary adenylate cyclase activating polypeptide in stress-related disorders: data convergence from animal and human studies"
October 9
HSRF 400
11:00 AM
Raymond Hui, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Parasitology and Engineering Structural Genomics Consortium, University of Toronto "Structural and Chemical Biology of Protein Kinases in Protozoan Parasites:
November 6
MedEd 300
Debra Diz, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Surgical Sciences, Wake Forest University
"Is Ang-(1-7) Required for Normal Cardiometabolic Function?"
November 11 Tues. 8:00 AM
MedEd 300
Joint with VCC
Irwin H. Gelman, Ph.D.,John and Santa Palisano Chair of Cancer Genetics, Professor of Oncology Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
"The role of Src-family kinases in metastatic progression"
December 4
Stafford 101
Mark Spaller, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Dartmouth College Medical School

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