News and Events

Current Pharmacology related news and events within the University


Congratulations to our Pharmacology prize winners for 2017/18! 

Best Medical Student

2017/18 Amy McCallum

RP Stephenson Prize for Best Pharmacology Project

2017/18 Amy McCallum

Society for Endocrinology Undergraduate Achievement Award

2017/18 Elisabeth O'Flaherty

The Tom BB Crawford Prize for Best Pharmacology (Science) Student

2017/18 James Dutton

Winner of Oral Presentation Prize

2017/18 James Donachie and Euan Grierson

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Pharmacology Futures 2018 takes place at the National Museum of Scotland, in Edinburgh

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New study on the effects of genotoxic-based cancer therapies is published in the journal of Molecular Cancer Research

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  Prof Mark Evans announces that the British Pharmacological Society(BPS) will sponsor next years symposium to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Pharmacology@Edinburgh
  Edinburgh Pharmacology Symposium 2017 takes place at the Hugh Robson Building.
  Robyn MacRae wins this year's Pharmacology oral presentation Prize 2017 which was kindly sponsored by Charles Rivers Laboratories. Congratulations Robyn!
  Registration for this years Edinburgh Pharmacology Symposium is now open!

New publication from Dr Gillian Gray and Prof Karen Chapman et al 'Glucocorticoid receptor alters isovolumetric contraction and restrains cardiac fibrosis', in the Journal of Endocrinology

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New publication from Dr  Patrick Hadoke et al 'Smooth Muscle Endothelin B Receptors Regulate Blood Pressure but Not Vascular Function or Neointimal Remodeling' in Hypertension Journal.

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The Institute for Translational Medicine & Therapeutics (ITMAT) Meeting will be held, for the first time in Europe, at the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh!

  Congratulations to Professor Mark Evans and Dr Gillian Gray who are now Fellows of the British Pharmacological Society!


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