Department of Physiology and Pharmacology



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Mail Stop #1008
3000 Transverse Drive
Toledo, Ohio 43614-2598
Phone: 419.383.4182
Fax: 419.383.2871

2012 SURF Program in Pharmacological Sciences


Students interested in a rewarding career in basic research will receive a foundation in basic pharmacology, a full-time 10-week research experience in a Pharmacology research laboratory and a stipend of $3,500. Opportunities are available with Pharmacology Faculty at the University of Toledo College of Medicine with interests in Cardiovascular and Systems Pharmacology, Metabolism, Molecular Pharmacology and Neuropharmacology.

Undergraduate students, considering a career in Pharmacology with backgrounds in biological, chemical or physical sciences who desire a high-quality research experience are sought. Women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.




Summer Openings for 2012

Students in the Zannoni SURF Program will be integrated with the existing Biomedical Research SURF program on the Health Science Campus. Up to four openings are now available for the summer of 2012 on a competitive basis. Each accepted student will receive $3,500 for a 10-week period of full-time research beginning June 4- August 10, 2012.  Applications are due by March 9, 2012, with all applicants being notified of their acceptance status no later than March 30, 2012.


Information and Applications

Information may be obtained from the office of the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship by e-mail at, or by phone at 419-383-4117. Please specify the research program of interest on your application.  For students in need of housing, please contact Mark Brooks  via email or by phone at 419-530-8404.

Online applications can be submitted using the SURF Form 

Fellowship Sponsors: American Association of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET)  Anthony and Theresa Zannoni SURF Funds and the University of Toledo College of Medicine Graduate Program.

Zannoni-ASPET- SURF Flyer pdf          Biomedical Research Surf Flyer

Last Updated: 6/9/16