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June 22, 2019

Gianina Panaghie Meltzer, Pharmacology PhD '06, is an associate director for global regulatory strategy at Bristol Meyers Squibb.

Iva Dincheva, Pharmacology PhD '14, is a full-time technical specialist in the intellectual property department at WilmerHale. This fall, she will begin Fordham Law School to become an intellectual property lawyer.

Matthew Sung, Pharmacology PhD '14, is a principal scientist in oncology R&D at Pfizer.

June 7, 2019

Dr. Dou Yeon Youn, a former PhD student with Dr. Sauve, has a lovely paper out in the Journal of Biological Chemistry about the Mediator complex and its dysregulation in obesity from her postdoc in Dr. Pessin’s lab at Albert Einstein. click here to read more

Dou Yeon Youn

March 21, 2018

Jeanne Farrell, who received her Ph.D. in our Weill Cornell Pharmacology Program (advisors Drs. Buck and Levin), was just promoted to the position of Associate Vice President, Office of Technology Transfer, The Rockefeller University. Congratulations, Jeanne!!

December 2017

Lorraine Gudas connected with Sara DiNapoli, Julia Silveira, & Emily Mercer at a holiday party! Emily (Ph.D. awarded last year in Pharmacology) is now working at the healthcare company IQVIA in NYC.

Dr. Gudas and others at a holiday party.

July 2017: Dr. Barry Kappel, a PhD graduate in our Pharmacology Program, started his own company, Sapience Therapeutics, in October, 2015 (Nature 245:58; 18, May 2017).


People standing in snow during sunset.

December, 2016: Dr. Noel Chan and Matt traveled to Iceland and had a great time.


May 13, 2016: Dr. Jian Shen, who received his PhD in 1999, came back for a visit with his thesis adviser, Dr. Gudas, on May 11, 2016. He gave a talk in the Surgery Dept. at Weill Cornell as well. 

Dr. Jian and Dr. Gudas


March 14, 2016: Dr. Denise Minton, who received her PhD in the lab of Dr. Lorraine Gudas and is now a postdoctoral fellow at NYU, is featured by the Meyer Cancer Center.



September 27, 2015: News about Dr. Joel Schrock (2014).

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