February 24, 2016

Pelletier wins AFPE Fellowship renewal

Robert PelletierThe American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education’s Pre-Doctoral Award in Pharmaceutical Science has been awarded again to Med Chem graduate student Robert Pelletier (Kent Kunze lab). Pelletier has received a renewal of this Fellowship through August 2017, with another stipend of $10,000, to support his thesis project, “Mechanism of CYP2E1 Inhibition by Chlormethiazole.” He will continue to explore the potential of chlormethiazole to inhibit CYP2E1’s ability to cause toxic reactions in substances such as the over-the-counter drug acetaminophen. See the original article for more details, at https://sop.washington.edu/pelletier-wins-afpe-award/.  Congratulations, Robert!

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