Research

Building knowledge, together

Pharmacology is an exciting field that touches nearly every other area of medicine—from psychiatry and neurology to ophthalmology and anesthesia. At Dalhousie University, our close collaboration with other departments will give you plenty of opportunity to conduct research alongside a wide variety of faculty members with diverse specialties.

What you’ll work on

With a vast number of topics to choose from, you’ll have no problem finding a research area that interests you. Options include:

Antibiotics & Microbiomics   
Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Health    Jason McDougall
Cannabinoid Research Christian Lehmann
Jason McDougall
Denis Dupre
Cancer Mechanisms & Therapy Keith Brunt
Denis Dupre
Kerry Goralski

Cardiovascular Pathophysiology & Pharmacology

Keith Brunt
Digital Therapeutics and Adverse Drug Event Monitoring Keith Brunt

Drug Target and Drug Discovery & Development

Keith Brunt
Jason McDougall

Endocrinology and Metabolism

Kerry Goralski
Experimental Therapeutics and Companion Diagnostics Keith Brunt

Neuroinflammation & Pain Management

Jason McDougall
Nanopharmacology and Biologicals Keith Brunt

Neuropharmacology & Neurodegenerative Disease

Jason McDougall

Pharmacokinetics

Kerry Goralski