Graduate Training

The UTHSC Department of Pharmacology offers two graduate training programs. Doctorate (Ph.D.) degrees in pharmacology are awarded through the Molecular and Systems Pharmacology track of the Integrated Biomedical Sciences program. Masters (M.S.) degrees in pharmacology are also offered via an 11-month program that prepares students for additional medical or research training.

Faculty of the Department of Pharmacology are dedicated teachers and researchers with a broad range of expertise in pharmacology, making the department an excellent environment for graduate training.

For detailed information on our graduate programs, please visit:

For further inquiries about the graduate program, contact Jeffrey Steketee, PhD.

Contact Us

Department of Pharmacology

Translational Research Building
71 South Manassas
Memphis, Tennessee 38163

Phone: 901-448-6000
Fax: 901-448-7300

Alex Dopico, M.D., Ph.D.