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Michael M. Scott

Associate Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Pharmacology
Office location and address
1340 Jefferson Park Ave
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
BS, Memorial University of Newfoundland
MS, Queen's University
PhD, Case Western Reserve University
Gcg neuronal single cell sequencing and novel target identification
Source: Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals Inc.
May 02, 2019 – May 02, 2022
MD-PHAR Investigation of factors affecting nicotine vapor intake in adolescent males and females
Source: Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth
July 01, 2017 – September 30, 2018
MD-PHAR Investigation of factors affecting nicotine vapor intake in adolescent males and females
Source: Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth
July 01, 2016 – January 31, 2018
MD-PHAR Regulation of Food Intake by Medial Prefrontal Cortex
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
September 01, 2014 – August 31, 2016
MD-PHAR Investigation of Factors Affecting Nicotine Vapor intake in Adolescent Males and Females
Source: Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth
July 01, 2015 – June 30, 2016
MD-PHAR Investigation of Changes in Global DNA Methylation Following Nicotine Exposure
Source: Virginia Commonwealth University
July 01, 2013 – December 31, 2014
Orexin and leptin regulation of feeding and addictive behavior in the VTA
Source: U.S. NIH Institute on Drug Abuse
March 15, 2011 – August 28, 2014
NESC 3960: Research in Neuroscience
Credits: 3
Students in Neuroscience major are expected to participate in active research, supervised by a faculty research mentor. The course grade is based on 10 hours/week lab work toward achieving term goals that are determined individually at the beginning of the term. Students are expected to submit a Term Plan one month after the first day of classes and a Progress Report two weeks before the last day of classes.
NESC 4970: Distinguished Majors Thesis
Credits: 3
A two-semester course in which the student prepares a thesis under the supervision of a Neuroscience Graduate Program faculty member. The thesis must be based on empirical research conducted by the student. Prerequisite: Participant in Neuroscience DMP.
NESC 4980: Distinguished Majors Thesis
Credits: 3
A two-semester course in which the student prepares a thesis under the supervision of a Neuroscience Graduate Program faculty member. The thesis must be based on empirical research conducted by the student. Prerequisite: Participant in Neuroscience DMP.
BIMS 8993: Non-topical Research: Visiting Research Graduate Traineeship Program
Credits: 1–12
This course is for visiting research students participating in the BIMS Visiting Research Graduate Trianeeship Program (VRGTP). Students in this course are dual enrolled in their home institution and will participate in research for a minimum of 4 semesters. The research will assist them in completing their degree at their home institution. Non-degree students.
PHAR 9995: Research in Pharmacology
Credits: 1–12
Original research on approved problems.
NESC 9998: Non-Topical Research, Preparation for Doctoral Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, taken before a dissertation director has been selected.
NESC 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral research, under the supervision of a dissertation director.
PHAR 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.