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CHYKA APPOINTED ASSOCIATE DEAN OF UT
“We had a number
of outstanding pharmacy educators interested in the position of associate dean
for our newly expanded
as professor since 1994 and vice chair in the Department of Pharmacy since 1997, Dr. Chyka
brings a wide range of administrative experience to his new position. Earlier in his career, he was executive
director of the Southern Poison Center in
regarded in his field, Dr. Chyka is a Fellow of the
Holding a dual appointment with the UTHSC College of Graduate Health Sciences, Dr. Chyka’s has focused his research on methods to minimize gastrointestinal drug absorption, adverse reactions from drugs and dietary supplements, and poison prevention strategies. Widely published, he has authored or co-authored approximately 50 articles in biomedical journals or books, and is currently on the editorial boards of Drug Safety, Annals of Pharmacotherapy and the Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics. He is also a regular reviewer for journals such as Annals of Emergency Medicine and Pharmacotherapy.
Prior to joining
the UTHSC faculty in 1977, Dr. Chyka received his
doctorate in pharmacy from the
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