The Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy
Full Name: Tarsis Brust
Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences
B.Pharm., Universidade Estácio de Sá (Brazil); Ph.D., Purdue University.
Dr. Brust earned a B.Pharm. from Universidade Estácio de Sá in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
and a Ph.D. in medicinal chemistry and molecular pharmacology from Purdue University.
Before joining PBA, Dr. Brust was a postdoctoral research associate at the Scripps
Research Institute. In 2018 he joined the Lloyd L. Gregory School of Pharmacy at PBA
as an assistant professor. Dr. Brust enjoys interacting with students and mentoring
them on research projects. His research combines molecular with behavioral pharmacology
to study the function of adenylyl cyclases and how these proteins can be targeted
for treating pain and depressive disorders. During his free time Dr. Brust likes to
exercise and spend time with his family. He and his wife, Isabelle, are active members
of Sand Harbor Presbyterian Church in Jupiter.