Contact Us

Contact the program or department if you have questions!

Note: All inquiries for admissions or academic programs should be sent to our department’s Academic Coordinator, Mary Wells (mary.wells@georgetown.edu) EXCEPT for inquiries regarding the Special Master’s Program in Physiology, which should be directed as indicated in the information below.

Department Administration

Kenneth Kellar, Ph.D.

Chair and Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Physiology
Medical Dental Building, SE402
Phone: (202) 687-1032
kellark@georgetown.edu

Patrick A. Forcelli, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Pharmacology & Physiology
New Research Building, W209B
Phone: (202) 687-5194
paf22@georgetown.edu

Natalie Hubbard

Department Administrator
Medical Dental Building, SE402
Phone: (202) 687-7007
nh430@georgetown.edu

Johnny Toma

Deputy Director, Finance & Administration for Basic Science Departments
Phone: (202) 687-9443
Johnny.Toma@georgetown.edu

PhD in Pharmacology & Physiology

Note: All inquiries regarding admissions, eligibility, and application requirements for the PhD program should be sent to our department’s Academic Coordinator, Mary Wells (mary.wells@georgetown.edu).

Patrick Forcelli, Ph.D.

Director, PhD in Pharmacology Program
New Research Building, W209B
Phone: (202) 687-5194
paf22@georgetown.edu

Mary Wells

Admissions and Academic Coordinator
Medical Dental Building, SE402
Phone: (202) 687-6012
mary.wells@georgetown.edu

Master’s in Pharmacology

Note: All inquiries regarding admissions, eligibility, and application requirements for the MS in Pharmacology program should be sent to our department’s Academic Coordinator, Mary Wells (mary.wells@georgetown.edu).

John Partridge, Ph.D.

Director, Master’s in Pharmacology Program
Medical Dental Building, NW408
Phone: (202) 687-5196
jp374@georgetown.edu

Ghazaul Dezfuli, Ph.D.

Co-Director, Master’s in Pharmacology Program
Medical Dental Building, NW413
gd96@georgetown.edu

Mary Wells

Admissions and Academic Coordinator
Medical Dental Building, SE402
Phone: (202) 687-6012
mary.wells@georgetown.edu

Master’s in Physiology

Note: All inquiries regarding admissions, eligibility, and application requirements for the MS in Physiology program should be sent to our department’s Academic Coordinator, Mary Wells (mary.wells@georgetown.edu).

Lewis J. Watson, Ph.D.

Director, Master’s in Physiology Program
Medical Dental Building, NE405
lw811@georgetown.edu

Jennifer Whitney, Ph.D.

Associate Director, Master’s in Physiology Program
Medical Dental Building, NE411
Phone: (202) 687-5540
jlr35@georgetown.edu

Mary Wells

Admissions and Academic Coordinator
(“regular” program only; see below for SMP)
Medical Dental Building, SE402
Phone: (202) 687-6012
mary.wells@georgetown.edu

Special Master’s Program (SMP) in Physiology

If you wish to visit us, please send us an email at physio@georgetown.edu or call us at (202) 687-2839 to set up an appointment.

SMP Admissions and Program Inquiries

Medical Dental Building, SE404
physio@georgetown.edu

Jennifer Whitney, Ph.D.

Director, Special Master’s Program (SMP)
Medical Dental Building, NE411
Phone: (202) 687-5540
jlr35@georgetown.edu

Amy Richards

Assistant Director, Special Master’s Program (SMP)
Medical Dental Building, SE404
Phone: (202) 687-1179
ayr@georgetown.edu

Our Location

Transportation

Visitors have many options getting to campus. Due to very limited visitor parking, we recommend using rideshare or public transportation. The Georgetown University Transportation Shuttle (GUTS) offer free shuttles from the Dupont Circle (red line) and Rosslyn (blue and orange lines) metro stations to the southern end of campus. For navigating to the medical campus, please use 3900 Reservoir Road NW, Washington, DC as a destination address; entrance 3 to the medical campus from Reservoir Road offers the most direct access to the medical campus’ academic buildings.