|Dr. Harirforoosh is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at East Tennessee State University, Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy. He coordinates and teaches. Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacogenomics and teaches portions of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics course. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy from Tehran University of Medical Sciences (Tehran, Iran) in 1991, and his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmacokinetics) in 2005 from the University of Alberta (Edmonton, Canada). He served as a research assistant and a postdoctoral fellow at the Pulmonary Research Group, University of Alberta from June 2005 to May 2006. He is also a registered pharmacist with the Alberta College of Pharmacists. Dr. Harirforoosh is a member of the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, American College of Clinical Pharmacology, and American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics.|
|Dustin Cooper has been admitted to the PhD program in Biomedical Sciences with Pharmaceutical Sciences Concentration beginning in fall 2011. Dustin Cooper completed his B.S. degree in Dietetics at Eastern Kentucky University and received his M.S. in Nutritional Science from University of Kentucky.|
|Derek Murrell completed his B.A. Degree in Biology (Summa Cum Laude) from Tusculum College in Greeneville, TN. He was admitted to the PhD program in Biomedical Sciences with Pharmaceutical Sciences Concentration in fall 2012.|
|Gracie Campbell PharmD student|
|Christopher Conder PharmD student|
|Shaun Lynch PharmD student|
Sam Harirforoosh, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy
Maple Avenue, Building 7, Room 320
Mountain Home, TN, 37684
Renal effects of drugs
Effect of Diseases on Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Drugs
Jarrett E. Wyatt, Wesley L. Pettit, and Sam Harirforoosh. 2012. Pharmacogenetics of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. The Pharmacogenomics Journal. 10.1038/tpj.2012.40
Christan M. Thomas, Robert C. Wood, Jarrett E. Wyatt, Morgan H. Pendleton, Oscar E. Rodrigues, Ruben D. Torrenegra, Sam Harirforoosh, Maria Ballester, Janet Lighter, Kanishka Chakraborty, and Victoria P. Ramsauer. 2012. Anti-neoplastic activity of two flavone isomers derived from Gnaphalium elegans and Achyrocline bogotensis. PLoS ONE. 10.1371/journal.pone.0039806
David G. Menter, Victoria P. Ramsauer, Sam Harirforoosh, Kanishka Chakraborty, Peiying Yang, Linda Hsi, Robert A. Newman, and Koyamangalath Krishnan. 2011. Differential effects of pravastatin and simvastatin on the growth of tumor cells from different organ sites. PLoS ONE. 6(12):e28813.
Sam Harirforoosh, John B. Bossaer, Stacy D. Brown, Brooks B. Pond, Victoria P. Ramsauer, and David S. Roane. 2011. Plagiarism among applicants for faculty positions. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 75 (10): 211.
Sam Harirforoosh, Lawrence Fleckenstein, Pramod Mahajan, Okezie I. Aruoma, Ying Huang, and Majid Moridani. 2009. The importance of including topics related to pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenomics and medical genetics in pharmacy curriculum. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education. 73(6): 114.
Sam Harirforoosh and Fakhreddin Jamali. 2009. Renal adverse effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Expert Opinion On Drug Safety. 8:669-681.
Sam Harirforoosh and Fakhreddin Jamali. 2008. Effect of inflammation on kidney function and pharmacokinetics of COX-2 selective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs rofecoxib and meloxicam. Journal of Applied Toxicology. 28:829-838.
Sam Harirforoosh, Ali Aghazadeh-Habashi, and Fakhreddin Jamali. 2006. Extent of renal effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs is pharmacokinetic-dependent. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology. 33:917-924.
Sam Harirforoosh and Fakhreddin Jamali. 2005. Effect of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs with varying extent of COX-2/COX-1 selectivity on urinary sodium and potassium excretion in the rat. Canadian Journal of Physiology and Pharmacology. 83:85-90.