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  • Thumbnail March 24, 2017 PharmTalk: “Partnering for Success” Peer Mentoring Program at EB2017
    The YSC is pleased to announce our first ever “Partnering for Success” peer mentoring program for the 2017 ASPET Annual Meeting. This program will provide an opportunity for postdoctoral scholars to mentor graduate students at the meeting. The goals of this mentoring program are to: Support, encourage, and motivate younger ASPET members and first-time attendees. Provide a ment…
  • March 21, 2017 Division for Pharmacology Education Inducts Three New Fellows into the Academy of Pharmacology Educators
      The Academy of Pharmacology Educators was established in 2010 in order to recognize individuals who have made exemplary contributions to pharmacology education in one or more of the following areas: student-teacher interaction, innovative contributions, scholarly endeavors, professional development and service. Three new Fellows will be inducted into the Academy during the Annual Meeting of…
  • March 10, 2017 Journal News: ASPET Works with bioRxiv for Easy Transfer of Manuscripts to Society’s Journals
    Authors who deposit a paper in bioRxiv can now easily transfer the manuscript files and metadata to Drug Metabolism and Disposition, The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, and Molecular Pharmacology for submission. This saves authors the time and effort of reloading manuscript files and reentering author information at the journal's manuscript submission system.  ASPET wel…
  • March 3, 2017 Members in the News: ASPET Member in the News: Dr. Merrie Mosedale Wins the 2017 Sternfels Prize for Drug Safety and Innovation
    Merrie Mosedale, PhD, research assistant professor in the Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy, was recently awarded the 2017 Sternfels Prize for Drug Safety and Innovation. Dr. Mosedale received the Prize for her scholarship and work on HLA-based mechanisms of drug-induced liver injury (DILI).    Dr. Mosedale is also the a…
  • March 1, 2017 Journal News: ASPET Announces Drug Metabolism and Disposition Editor Search
    Dr. Edward T. Morgan’s term as editor of Drug Metabolism and Disposition will come to a close at the end of 2017. He has served as editor since 2012 and, per ASPET’s bylaws, cannot be renewed for another term. ASPET’s Board of Publications Trustees must begin the search for his successor.  The deadline for nominations is 5:00 PM EDT on April 28, 2017.  Self-nominations …
  • January 25, 2017 Letter from the Executive Committee
    Letter from the Executive Committee Dear Colleagues: We write to alert you to activities of the Division for Cancer Pharmacology (DCP), the latest member division of The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET) and, if you haven’t already done so, to encourage you and other colleagues to join ASPET and the new cancer pharmacology division. Learn more about ASPET’s me…
  • Thumbnail January 17, 2017 PharmTalk: Botanical Dietary Supplements From the Perspective of a Researcher
    Happy New Year, PharmTalk readers and ASPET members! We have chosen to commence 2017 with a particularly interesting interview conducted with Dr. Atieh Hajirahimkhan, a Post-doctoral Research Associate in Dr. Judy Bolton’s laboratory in the Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacognosy at the University of Illinois. Dr. Hajirahimkhan is a co-author on a fascinating review article entit…
  • January 9, 2017 Journal News: ASPET now offers PDF-only submission for all of its journals
    ASPET now offers PDF-only submission for all of its journals: Drug Metabolism and Disposition, Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Molecular Pharmacology, and Pharmacological Reviews. This new feature provides authors with a simpler method of submitting new and revised manuscripts through our online submission system. All components (manuscript, tables, and figures) should now b…
  • November 23, 2016 Division for Pharmacology Education Sessions at EB2016
    The following sessions were presented at EB2016 in San Diego, CA, from April 2 to 6, 2016. Securing NIH Intramural Fellowships to Enhance Your Pharmacology Training Chairs: Janet E. Clark—Nat'l Inst. of Mental Hlth./NIH A. Reid—Nat'l Inst. of Mental Hlth./NIH Co-Sponsored by the Divisions for:     Behavioral Pharmacology    Can…
  • November 14, 2016 PharmTalk: From The Magic School Bus to Benchside
    By Ibolya Rutkai and Tamara Escajadillo  PharmTalk is delighted to be broadcasting the achievements of ASPET members who will become the next generation of great scientists. To launch the first interview of our Spotlighting Young Scientists series, we talked to Dillion Hutson, a senior undergraduate student in the laboratory of Dr. Sarah Lindsey at the Department of Pharmacology, Tulane …
Last Updated: August 10, 2017

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