Alan Buckpitt:

Alan BuckpittBS in Chemistry from the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg VA 1970. MS and Ph.D. degrees in Pharmacology from Indiana University, Bloomington Indiana (1973, 1975). Eighteen months as a postdoctoral fellow in the Laboratory of Chemical Pharmacology, NHLBI (with Dr. Jerry Mitchell); two years as a postdoctoral fellow in the Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Cancer Institute (with Dr. Michael Boyd). Alanís early academic career was spent at the University of California, Irvine in the Department of Community and Environmental Medicine. He has been at Davis since 1985 and is currently a Professor. His teaching responsibilities include: basic concepts involved in pharmacokinetics as well as the areas of antineoplastic, antiviral and diuretic drug therapies in the professional (DVM) curriculuum. Teaching in the pharmacology/toxicology graduate program includes (PTX 201, absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion) as well as site selective toxicity of the lung and kidney. Alan teaches a specialized course in drug metabolism (VMB 253)