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List of famous people who majored in pharmacology, including photos when available. This list of famous pharmacology majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people will be towards the top. The names of the colleges or universities that these prominent pharmacology majors attended are displayed next to each person's name- you can also see other bits of information such as what year the person was born and what kind of degree they received. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in pharmacology you can use the "filter" bar to search for a specific name.

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Ian Adamson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Pharmacology
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Ian Adamson

Cllr Ian Adamson OBE is a former Lord Mayor of Belfast. He is a member of the Ulster Unionist Party and is a retired medical doctor. A councillor on Belfast City Council from 1989 until 2011, Adamson was lord mayor in 1996. He studied at Bangor Grammar School then Queen's University Belfast becoming a registrar in pediatrics at the Royal Victoria Hospital for Sick Children and the Ulster Hospital. He claims to speak ten languages, including Scots, Lakota Sioux and Swahili. He is founder chair of the Ulster-Scots Language Society, and remains a vice-president. In liaison with Professor Robert Gregg in 1992, he founded the Ulster-Scots Academy. He is the author of several books on subjects ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 73

Birthplace: Northern Ireland

Claude Chabrol is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Pharmacology
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Claude Henri Jean Chabrol was a French film director, a member of the French New Wave group of filmmakers who first came to prominence at the end of the 1950s. Like his colleagues and contemporaries Jean-Luc Godard, François Truffaut, Éric Rohmer and Jacques Rivette, Chabrol was a critic for the influential film magazine Cahiers du cinéma before beginning his career as a film maker. Chabrol's career began with Le Beau Serge, inspired by Hitchcock's Shadow of a Doubt. Thrillers became something of a trademark for Chabrol, with an approach characterized by a distanced objectivity. This is especially apparent in Les Biches, La Femme infidèle, and Le Boucher – all featuring Stéphane Audran, who ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 80 (1930-2010)

Birthplace: Sardent, France

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Carlton K. Erickson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Pharmacology
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Carlton (Carl) K. Erickson, a research scientist, has been studying the effects of alcohol on the brain for over 25 years. Carl received his Ph.D. degree in pharmacology from Purdue University in 1965. He has held tenured teaching and research positions at The University of Kansas and The University of Texas since 1969. He presently is the Pfizer Centennial Professor of Pharmacology and Director of the Addiction Science Research and Education Center in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Texas at Austin. He is a member of the Research Society on Alcoholism (RSA), the College for Prevention of Drug Dependence (CPDD), and the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ACNP). ...more on Wikipedia

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Timothy Angelotti is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Pharmacology
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is at Stanford University. ...more on Wikipedia

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