Director's Message

John Blenis, Pharmacology Director

Dr. John Blenis, the current Director of the Pharmacology Ph.D. Program.


It is an exciting time to be in the field of biomedical research. Recent advances in genomics, proteomics, structural biology, stem cell biology and pharmacogenetics, to name but a few, have given biomedical scientists unprecedented tools to unlock the secrets of life. As a graduate student in the Pharmacology Program of the Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, you will work side-by-side with world-class scientists dedicated to understanding the molecular basis of biological processes and utilizing this knowledge for the betterment of human health. If you, like us, are excited about the opportunities and challenges offered by biomedical research in the 21st century, then come and join us at one of the top Pharmacology Programs in the world, in one of the greatest cities in the world.

Weill Cornell Medicine Pharmacology 1300 York Avenue,
Room E-409
New York, NY 10021 Phone: (212) 746-6250 Fax: (212) 746-8835