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Pharmacology & Toxicology

Toxicology Seminar (PHR 196T, #63090 ) SPRING 2014

Speaker Schedule

Thurs., Feb. 27

11:a.m., PHR 4.114
Anna Lee, PhD, Research Asst. Professor, College of Pharmacy, The University of Texas at Austin

"Regulation of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors in addiction"

Host: Bob Messing, PhD

Thurs., Mar. 6

11:a.m., PHR 4.114

Israel Muro-Hernandez, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, College of Pharmacy, The University of Texas at Austin


Host: Casey Wright, PhD

Thurs., Mar. 20

11:a.m., PHR 4.114

Keith Chan, PhD, Asst. Professor, Urology/Molecular and Cellular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine

"Urothelial carcinoma stem cells: Getting to the root of the problem"

Host: John DiGiovanni, PhD

Thurs., Apr. 3

11:a.m., PHR 4.114

Carol Lange, PhD, Professor, Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Minnesota Medical School

"Probing the context-dependent actions of progesterone receptors in breast cancer models"

Host: Andrea Gore, PhD

Thurs., Apr. 10

11:a.m., PHR 4.114

Tim Thompson, PhD, Professor, Genitourinary Medical Oncology - Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

"Targeting DNA damage response signaling in castration-resistant prostate cancer"

Host: John DiGiovanni, PhD

Thurs., Apr. 17

11:a.m., PHR 4.114

Thomas Jhou, PhD, Asst. Professor, Neuroscience, Medical University of South Carolina

"Interactions of reward and aversion: habenular and rostromedial tegmental (RMTg) roles in aversive learning, drug reward, and opponent (aversive) responses to abused drugs"

Host: Micky Marinelli, PhD

Thurs., Apr. 24

11:a.m., PHR 4.114


Kuei Tseng, MD, PhD, Assoc. Professor, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

"The protracted maturation of prefrontal GABAergic circuits and the development of psychiatric disorders during adolescence"

Host: Micky Marinelli, PhD

Thurs., May 1

11:a.m., PHR 4.114


John Wilson, PhD, Professor, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Baylor College of Medicine

"Environmental stress induces trinucleotide repeat instability in human cells"

Host: Karen Vasquez, PhD


Last Reviewed: July 1, 2014

Division Information

Mailing Address:
Pharmacology & Toxicology
College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas
at Austin
107 W. Dean Keeton
Stop C0875
Austin, TX, USA

Email Address: pharmtox

Phone: 512-471-5158

Erickson Authors New Book

"Drugs, the Brain and Behavior" is co-authored by Dr. Carlton Erickson, the college's associate dean for research and graduate studies, and Dr. John Brick, executive director of Intoxikon International.

> Read more about Dr. Erickson's new book.

Gore receives SEBM award

Andrea Gore is named to the SEBM Distinguished Scientist Award.

> Read more about Dr. Gore's new award.

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