Dr. Warren joins the Pharmacodynamics department as an assistant professor. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the National Institute on Drug Abuse before coming to UF. His drug addiction research endeavors to decode how drug memories are stored in the brain. Understanding how these memories are encoded may one day enable addiction treatment by strengthening or weakening specific drugs or memories.
McMahon provides context to a new study of animal models in Science Translational Medicine.
A two-year, $400,000 grant from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, or NIAAA, will allow University of Florida College of Pharmacy researchers to study alcohols' effects on relationships.
Dr. Eric Krause will serve as director of the new Center for Integrative Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases.
The recognition goes to faculty who have a distinguished current record of research and a strong research agenda that is likely to lead to continued distinction in their fields.
Zhou has published more than 100 peer reviewed scientific articles and book chapters, and his research has been well supported by grants from various private and government funding agencies.
Pharm.D. students, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows had the opportunity to share research findings and compete for awards in either oral or poster competitions.
Cirino studies a protein produced by HIV called “Tat,” that adversely affects 50 percent of HIV-positive patients’ learning and memory even with medication.
The event was hosted by the Office of the Vice President for Research and Education at UF Health.
McMahon joins UF from the University of Texas Health San Antonio where he served as an associate professor in the department of pharmacology