Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Retreat

The Pharmacological Sciences Training Program, Department of Neuroscience and Pharmacology, and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Experimental Therapeutics (PSET) will hold a research retreat on Saturday, November 9, 2019 from 8 am - 4 pm, at the Levitt Center for University Advancement, 1 East Park Road, Iowa City.

The retreat will include oral presentations from our T32 current trainees, faculty talks, and predoctoral and postdoctoral trainee poster presentations.  Prizes will be awarded for the top three best predoc and postdoc poster presentations and one best predoc oral presentation.  The retreat is an important component of our T32 Training Grant. 

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

We look forward to gathering to celebrate research from multiple laboratories!

Stefan Strack, PhD
Director, Pharmacological Sciences Training Program

Photo of Kevin TidgewellUsing Plant and Bacterial Secondary Metabolites to Target
Membrane Receptors, Involved in Disease

Keynote Speaker

Kevin Tidgewell, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicinal Chemistry
Duquesne University
Pittsburgh, PA

Kevin was awarded his Ph.D. degree from the UI Department Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, in 2007.  His mentor was Dr. Tom Prisinzano and he is a past trainee of the Pharmacological Sciences Training Program.