Areas of Research


The Department currently houses robust research programs in Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Liver and Endocrine Pharmacology, Neuropharmacology, Drug Metabolism and Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Manitoba Medical Campus, and a specialized research program in the Neuropharmacology of Neurodegenerative Disorders at the St. Boniface General Hospital Research Center.  Detailed descriptions of research programs can be found on individual Faculty pages.  The following are links to general descriptions and current topics of research areas represented in the Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics:       

  1. Cardiovascular Pharmacology
  2. Liver and Endocrine Pharmacology
  3. Neuropharmacology and Neurodegenerative Disorders
  4. Clinical Pharmacology and Drug Metabolism

In addition, individual laboratories are focused on making discoveries that translate to new drug development in specialized areas of pharmacology, including lipid pharmacology, toxicology, cancer pharmacology, asthma pharmacology, nutraceuticals, and muscle regeneration. Contact us to find out more.