Former Program Alumni

Among the alumni of the University of Iowa’s first Toxicology Program, including those who participated in the Center for Biochemical Pharmacology and Toxicology, are some of the foremost leaders in toxicology in the United States and internationally.

Graduates of the UI program in the 1960s, ‘70s, and ’80s went on to influential roles at the highest levels of academia, government, and industry, including:

John Bucher, PhD John Bucher, PhD Associate Director, National Toxicology Program National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (National Institutes of Health)
James  Gibson, PhD James Gibson, PhD Research Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Jerry Hook, PhD Jerry Hook, PhD
James Kehrer, PhD James Kehrer, PhD Dean College of Pharmacy at Washington State University (Pullman)
Curtis Klaassen, PhD Curtis Klaassen, PhD University Distinguished Professor and Chair of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics Kansas University Medical Center
Gregory Wagner Director G.S. Wagner Consulting