Department Seminars

Each year, the Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology hosts several research oriented seminars. 

CANCELED: Kenneth Johnson , Ph.D., University of Texas, Austin

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Oct. 17, 2017: Jack Taunton, Ph.D., UCSF

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Oct. 24, 2017: Gregory Bowman, Ph.D., Washington University, St. Louis MO.

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Timothy Palzkill

Oct. 31, 2017: Hui Zheng, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Nov. 14, 2017: Sean Marrelli, Ph.D., University of Texas Houston

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Nov. 28 2017: Shaomeng Wang, Ph.D., University of Michigan

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Yongcheng Song

Jan. 9, 2018: Mitesh Borad, M.D., Mayo Clinic

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Jan. 16, 2018: Shuxing Zhang, Ph.D., MD Anderson Cancer Center

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Jan. 23, 2018: Taosheng Chen, Ph.D., Saint Jude

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Jan. 30, 2018: Zheng Sun, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Feb. 6, 2018: Scott R. Gilbertson, Ph.D., University of Houston

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Feb. 13, 2018: Greg Cuny, Ph.D., University of Houston

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Feb. 22, 2018: Meng Wang, Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Feb. 27, 2018: Brent Stockwell, Ph.D., Columbia University 

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

March 27, 2018: Xiaokun Shu, Ph.D., UCSF

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

April 3, 2018: Jenny Chang, M.D., Houston Methodist

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

April 17, 2018: Jian Jin, Ph.D., Mount Sinai

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Yongcheng Song

May 1, 2018: Xiongbin Lu, Ph.D., Indiana University

Title: TBD
Location: Room 201A
Host: Dr. Jin Wang

Journal Clubs

Held the second Thursday of each month, these informal sessions provide students and postdoctoral fellows with an opportunity to present their research to other members of the department.

The Schoolar Lecture in Psychopharmacology

This annual endowed lectureship honors Professor Joseph Schoolar. Dr. Schoolar was a member of the Pharmacology and Psychiatry departments for nearly 50 years. More information can be found on the Schoolar Lecture page.

Annual Department Retreat

Each year, the Departments of Pharmacology and Biochemistry hold a joint retreat in Galveston, Texas. The retreat is a blend of scientific and social activities.