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Nathan J Cherrington

Nathan J Cherrington

Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies - College of Pharmacy,Professor of Public Health (EHS)

Community, Environment & Policy Department

1703 E. Mabel St.
Pharmacy 412
PO Box: 210207
Tucson AZ 85721
(520) 626-0219


Associate Dean, Research and Graduate Studies​ and Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Director, Southwest Environmental Health Science Center
Director, Center for Toxicology
Professor, Public Health
1885 Society Distinguished Scholar

Member of the General Faculty

Nathan Cherrington, PhD, ATS, associate dean, research and graduate studies and professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology—directs graduate studies for the University of Arizona’s College of Pharmacy and NIEHS P30 Southwest Environmental Health Sciences Center. He also serves as interim director, Arizona Board of Regents Center for Toxicology and professor, Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona.

Author of more than 200 journal articles and abstracts about metabolic expression, especially related to liver damage, Cherrington sits on several editorial boards. The 1885 Society Distinguished Scholar and Fellow, Academy of Doxological Sciences, received 19 grants and holds two patents.

Research Synopsis

Key Interests:

  • Adverse drug reaction
  • Drug metabolism and distribution
  • Gene expression/polymorphisms
  • Phenoconversion
  • Hepatic and renal ontogeny
  • Non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

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