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Specialties & Experience
General Specialties:Pharmacology and Toxicology
Specialty Focus:Alcohol, drugs of abuse, drug adverse events, medication errors, academic integrity
Education:BS, Zoology, Butler University; PhD, Physiology/Biophysics, University of Oklahoma Medical Center
Years in Practice:45
Rush Medical College, Chicago, 1973-2009. Instructor, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor. Acting Chairman, Associate Chairman in Pharmacology, 1995-2005; Assistant Dean, The Graduate College, 2004-2009; Founding Director, Pharmacology PhD Program, 1977-1997; Founding Director Biotechnology MS, 2005-2009. Course Director: Medical Pharmacology, Advanced Topics in Pharmacology, Experimental Models in Research, Advanced Nursing Pharmacology, Introduction to Physiology and Pharmacology, Advanced Pharmacokinetics, Toxicology. Committees: Institutional Review Board (IRB), Senior Faculty Appointments and Promotions, Research, Educational Appraisal, Student Evaluation and Promotions, Investigation/Authorship Guidelines, Development of Faculty as Teachers, Curriculum Committee, Admissions Committee. Research: Prostaglandins, Alcohol, Acetaldehyde, Endotoxin Shock, Platelets, Thromboxane, Platelet Activating Factor. Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York, 2008-present. Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Physiology; Chairman Basic Biomedical Sciences; Preclinical Dean; Director Biomedical MS Program; Course Director Pharmacology; Member IRB; Chairman Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC); Curriculum Committee, Student Promotions Committee, Research Committee.