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Brooks T McPhail, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor
Biomedical Sciences
School of Medicine Greenville
Phone: 864-455-9860
Office: 701 Grove Road
Greenville SC 29605


Background: Dr. McPhail earned a BS in Biology from South Carolina State University and a PhD in Toxicology, with a concentration in pharmacokinetics, from the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences Interdisciplinary Toxicology Program. She received postdoctoral training in computational pharmacokinetics from the Center for Disease Control & Prevention Agency of Toxic Substance & Disease Registry (CDC/ATSDR) and the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Division of Clinical Pharmacology. Both projects used computational models to explore the pharmacokinetics of xenobiotics in children.
Teaching Interest(s): Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics, Toxicology
Research Interest(s): Dr. McPhail currently utilizes pharmacometric models to explore the mechanism of action and the dosing protocols of drugs used to treat Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS). Her career objective is to conduct translational research that may improve personalized care and precision dosing in the pediatric population.
Honors & Awards: Division of Pharmacology Education (DPE), Executive Committee Member
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Eunice Kennedy Shiver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS), National Institutes of Health (NIH) T32 Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology Fellowship Program - Chief Fellow
American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics (ASCPT) Trainee Member Spotlight
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Post-doctoral Fellowship
Toxicology Assistantship
Alfred P. Sloan Scholar
Outstanding Performance
United States Pharmacopeia Fellow
Professional Affiliations: American College of Clinical Pharmacology
International Society of Pharmacometrics
American Society for Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics
American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

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