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2017 ASPET Election Results

The 2017 ASPET election closed on February 10, 2017 with a great turnout. Congratulations to newly elected Council members Dr. Edward T. Morgan, Dr. Margaret E. Gnegy, and Dr. Alan V. Smrcka, who will begin their terms on July 1, 2017.

2017 President-Elect

Edward Morgan  
Edward T. Morgan, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology, Emory University School of Medicine

2017 Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

 Margaret E. Gnegy 
Margaret E. Gnegy, PhD
Professor and Associate Chair for Education, Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan Medical School

2017 Councilor

 Alan V. Smrcka 
Alan V. Smrcka, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology, University of Michigan Medical School

2017 Division Election Results

The following Divisions held elections for 2017 and received an enthusiastic response from ASPET members:

  • Division for Behavioral Pharmacology
  • Division for Cardiovascular Pharmacology
  • Division for Drug Discovery and Development
  • Division for Drug Metabolism
  • Division for Molecular Pharmacology
  • Division for Pharmacology Education

Please join us in welcoming all newly elected chairs and secretary-treasurers to their respective Division’s executive committee. The new officers will take office on July 1, 2017.

Division for Behavioral Pharmacology

 Jun-Xu Li     Susan K. Wood 
Jun-Xu Li, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University at Buffalo
Susan K. Wood, PhD
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, Physiology & Neuroscience, University of South Carolina School of Medicine 

Division for Cardiovascular Pharmacology

 David W. Busija     Amy C. Arnold 
David W. Busija, PhD
Regents Endowed Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology, Tulane University School of Medicine
Amy C. Arnold, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neural and Behavioral Sciences, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

Division for Drug Discovery and Development

 Craig Beeson     Alvin V. Terry Jr. 
Craig Beeson, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina
Alvin V. Terry Jr., PhD
Regents Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University; Associate Vice President for Basic Science Research, Augusta University 

Division for Drug Metabolism

 Xinxin Ding     Young Jeong 
Xinxin Ding, PhD
Professor of Nanobioscience, Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, State University of New York Polytechnic Institute 
Hyunyoung (Young) Jeong, PharmD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, University of Illinois Chicago  

Division for Molecular Pharmacology

 Tracy Handel     Yang Kevin Xiang 
Tracy Handel, PhD
Professor, Department of Pharmacology, and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (SSPPS); Chair, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, SSPPS. University of California, San Diego
Yang Kevin Xiang, PhD
Professor, University of California, Davis

Division for Pharmacology Education

 Laurel Gorman     Shafiqur Rahman 
Laurel Gorman, PhD
Associate Professor, Pharmacology and Medical Education, University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Shafiqur Rahman, PhD
Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, South Dakota State University  

Last updated: February 14, 2017 

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