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2023 ASPET Election Candidates

The ASPET election for president-elect, secretary/treasurer-elect, and councilor will open on January 10, 2023.  See below for information about the candidates running for each office whose terms will start July 1, 2023.  All regular, postdoctoral, emeritus, affiliate, and graduate student members are eligible to vote.  Eligible voting members will receive a notification when the election opens. 

Along with the Council positions listed above, 7 divisions will also be holding elections for various officer roles.  

As the ASPET bylaws require, the election will be open for a minimum of thirty (30) days from the day of notification.  The election will close on February 10, 2023.      



President

Carol L. Beck, PharmD, PhD

Carol L. Beck, PharmD, PhD

Associate Professor, Dept of Pharmacology, Physiology, and Cancer Biology, Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson Univ

Associate Dean for Curriculum and MS Programs;
Program Director, MS-Pharmacology; Jefferson College of Life Sciences

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Randy Hall

Randy Hall, PhD

Professor, Dept of Pharmacology & Chemical Biology, Emory Univ School of Medicine

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Secretary/Treasurer

Pamela Janet Hornby

Pamela Janet Hornby, PhD

Senior Principle & Fellow (retired), CV & Metabolic (CVM), Janssen R&D, LLC. Spring House PA;

Professor (ADJ), Dept of Physiology & Pharmacology, College of Medicine, Drexel Univ, PA

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Fadi Khasawneh

Fadi T. Khasawneh, PhD

Associate Professor and Dept Head of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Rangel School of Pharmacy, Texas A&M Univ.

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Councilor

Amy C. Arnold

Amy C. Arnold, PhD

Associate Professor, Dept of Neural and Behavioral Sciences, Pennsylvania State Univ College of Medicine

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Catherine Davis

Catherine Davis, PhD

Assistant Professor, Uniformed Services Univ of the Health Sciences

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Jayne S. Reuben

Jayne S. Reuben, PhD

Instructional Associate Professor and Director of Instructional Effectiveness at the Texas A & M Univ (TAMU) School of Dentistry (SOD)

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2023 Division Election Candidates

Division for Behavioral Pharmacology

Chair

Brian Kangas

Brian Kangas, PhD

Director, Cognition Biology Laboratory, McLean Hospital

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

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Secretary/Treasurer

Robert Warren Gould

Robert Warren Gould, PhD

Assistant Professor, Dept of Physiology and Pharmacology, Wake Forest Univ School of Medicine

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Division for Cardiovascular Pharmacology

Chair

Michael Tranter

Michael Tranter, PhD

Associate Professor, Dept of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease, Univ of Cincinnati

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Secretary/Treasurer

Boyd Rorabaugh

Boyd Rorabaugh, PhD

Professor and Chair, Dept of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Marshall Univ School of Pharmacy

Interim Associate Dean of Academic and Curricular Affairs, Marshall Univ School of Pharmacy

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Division for Drug Discovery and Development

Chair

Alicja Urbaniak

Alicja Urbaniak, MSc, PhD

Instructor, Dept of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Univ of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

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Secretary/Treasurer

Harishini Neelakantan

Harishini Neelakantan, PhD

Executive Director, Research and Development, Ridgeline Therapeutics

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Division for Drug Metabolism and Disposition

Chair

Kerry Goralski

Kerry Goralski, PhD

Professor, College of Pharmacy (Primary Appointment), Dept of Pharmacology (Cross-Appointment) and Dept of Pediatrics (Cross-Appointment) Dalhousie Univ, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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Bhagwat Prasad

Bhagwat Prasad, PhD

Associate Professor, Dept of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Washington State Univ

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Secretary/Treasurer

Klarissa Jackson

Klarissa Jackson, PhD

Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacotherapy and Experimental Therapeutics, Univ of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Eshelman School of Pharmacy

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Yurong Lai

Yurong Lai, MD, PhD

Executive Director of Drug Metabolism, Gilead Sciences Inc

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Division for Pharmacology Education

Chair

Eldeeb Khalil

Eldeeb Khalil, MD, MSc, PhD

Associate Professor of Pharmacology School of Osteopathic Medicine Campbell Univ Adjunct Faculty Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Michael Lee

Michael W. Lee, PhD

Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth College

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Secretary/Treasurer

Diptiman Bose

Diptiman Bose, MS, PhD

Associate Professor, Dept of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences, College of Pharmacy and Health Science, Western New England Univ

Director of Pharm D Distance Learning Pathway, College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Western New England Univ

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Division for Molecular Pharmacology

Chair

Michelle Kimple

Michelle Kimple, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, Univ of Wisconsin-Madison

Faculty Affiliate, Dept of Cell and Regenerative Biology, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison Co-Director, UW Madison Diabetes Research Center Islet Core

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Adriano Marchese

Adriano Marchese, PhD

Professor and Graduate Program Director, Dept of Biochemistry, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

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Secretary/Treasurer

Daniel G. Isom

Daniel G. Isom, PhD

Assistant Professor, Univ of Miami Miller School of Medicine

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Adriano Marchese

Smita Yadav, PhD

Assistant Professor, Dept of Pharmacology, Univ of Washington Faculty, Institute of Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, Univ of Washington

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Division for Toxicology

Chair

Elaine Leslie

Elaine M. Leslie, PhD

Professor, Dept of Physiology, Univ of Alberta, Canada

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Secretary/Treasurer

Sudin Bhattacharya

Sudin Bhattacharya, PhD

Assistant Professor, Pharmacology & Toxicology, Biomedical Engineering, Michigan State Univ

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Last Updated: January 9, 2023

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