Pharmacology is the study of how drugs affect the body and how the body affects drugs.  Pharmacology is one of the most exciting areas of biomedical research because you can have a real impact on human health while working in the lab. Pharmacology is multidisciplinary, bringing together ideas from chemistry, biochemistry, cell biology and integrative biology to create a comprehensive framework for understanding and treating disease.  Here, at the University of Michigan Department of Pharmacology, we have assembled a diverse group of outstanding scientists who work together to advance the forefronts of new knowledge to develop novel therapeutic approaches for treatment of disease.  There are a number of exciting opportunities for students to work with leaders in the field in one of the top Pharmacology departments in the world.

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October 12, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Kyoung Lee!

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Kyoung Lee on the funding of her grant from the Concern Foundation for Cancer Research entitled, "Role of Hypoxia in B Cell Migration and Function in Pancreatic Cancer."

Congratulations Kyoung!

September 23, 2020

Congratulations to Dr. Manojkumar Puthenveedu!

Dr. Manojkumar Puthenveedu has been selected as the director of the Cellular & Molecular Biology PhD program, effective September 21, 2020.

Congratulations Manoj!