Dr. Fox is a highly credentialed internationally-recognized toxicology researcher, educator and lecturer with broad training, expertise and experience in the disciplines of toxicology, neurotoxicology, ocular/retinal toxicology, environmental and occupational toxicology, pharmacology and neuropharmacology, pathophysiology, alcohol and alcohol biomarkers, drugs of abuse, and human health assessment. He has spent 35+ years studying and consulting on the adverse effects of chemical, biological and physical agents on living organisms. Dr. Fox applies his expertise towards causation analysis, resolving disputes relating to exposure to chemical, environmental and occupational toxicants; prescription drugs, drug-drug interactions, nutraceuticals, recreational drugs, and alcohol-related exposures and assessment.
Dr. Fox earned his Ph.D. degree from The University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Department of Environmental Health; completed postdoctoral training at the University of California Davis; was a Professor of Vision Science, Biology and Biochemistry, Pharmacology, and Health and Human Performance at the University of Houston for 30+ years. He is a certified toxicologist and Fellow in the Academy of Toxicological Sciences (ATS), and Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). He has received numerous teaching, research and career awards.
He is an active member in the Society of Toxicology (SOT). He was elected to: SOT Council, ATS Board of Directors, SOT Neurotoxicology Specialty Section: President, International Neurotoxicology Association (INA): President, International Union of Toxicologists: Councilor, and ARVO Program Committee. He served on numerous national and international scientific advisory committees: National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Toxicology Program, National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council, US Environmental Protection Agency and US Food and Drug Administration. He serves/has served as Associate Editor for many different journals. He has over 100 published papers
Areas of Expertise
- Alcohol Abuse
- Drug Abuse
- Hazardous Waste
- Lead Poisoning
- Medical Toxicology
- Occupational/Environmental Health
- Wrongful Death
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