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2021 ASPET Election Results

Congratulations to newly-elected 2021 Council members for President-elect, Secretary/Treasurer-elect, and Councilor. Dr. Michael F. Jarvis, Dr. Kathryn A. Cunningham, and Dr. John R. Traynor will begin their terms on July 1, 2021.


President-Elect

Jarvis

Michael F. Jarvis, PhD, FBPhS
Adjunct Professor, Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Illinois-Chicago

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Cunningham

Kathryn A. Cunningham, PhD
Chauncey Leake Distinguished Professor of Pharmacology, Director, Center for Addiction Research and Vice Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Texas Medical Branch

Councilor

Traynor

John R. Traynor, PhD
Edward F. Domino Research Professor, Professor and Associate Chair for Research, Department of Pharmacology, Medical School; Professor of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy, University of Michigan

 

2021 Division Election Results

The following divisions held elections for 2021:

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

Please join us in welcoming all newly elected chairs and secretary/treasurers to their respective division’s executive committee. The new officers will begin their terms on July 1, 2021.


 

Division for Behavioral Pharmacology

Chair-Elect

Jutkiewicz

Emily Jutkiewicz, PhD
Associate Professor and Associate Chair for Education of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan


Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Gannon

Brenda Gannon, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Neuroscience, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport


 

Division for Cardiovascular Pharmacology

Chair-Elect

Patel

Hemal H. Patel, PhD
Professor and Vice Chair for Research, Department of Anesthesiology, University of California, San Diego

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Jarajapu

Yagna PR Jarajapu, M Pharm, PhD, FAHA
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, North Dakota State University

Division for Drug Discovery and Development

Chair-Elect

Sjogren

Benita Sjögren, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Purdue University; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Indiana University School of Medicine

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Urbaniak

Alicja Urbaniak, MSc, PhD
Instructor, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Division for Drug Metabolism and Disposition

Chair-Elect

Wang

Joanne Wang, PhD
Professor of Pharmaceutics, University of Washington

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Zhu

Haojie Zhu, PhD
Associate Professor, University of Michigan College of Pharmacy

Division for Molecular Pharmacology

Chair-Elect

Dessauer

Carmen W. Dessauer, PhD
Professor and Vice-Chair, Department of Integrative Biology and Pharmacology, McGovern Medical School, University of Texas Health Science Center

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Tsvetanova

Nikoleta Tsvetanova, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Duke University

Division for Pharmacology Education

Chair-Elect

Gottlieb

Helmut B. Gottlieb, PhD
Professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of the Incarnate Word, Feik School of Pharmacy

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Blumer

Joe Blumer, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Cell and Molecular Pharmacology, Medical University of South Carolina

Division for Toxicology

Chair-Elect

Rockwell

Cheryl E. Rockwell, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Michigan State University; Acting Director, Applied Immunology Center for Education and Research, Michigan State University

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect

Leslie

Elaine M. Leslie, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, University of Alberta

Last Updated: February 17, 2021

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