Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology Faculty

Marion F. Ehrich, MS, RPh, PhD,
Diplomate, ABT

Analytical Chemistry Research Laboratory (Pharmacology and Toxicology)
VMTH Hospital Pharmacy
Professor Emerita
Pharmacology, Toxicology
Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology


  • 1975
    PhD, Pharmacology and Toxicology
    University of Connecticut
    Storrs, CT
  • 1970
    MS, Pharmacology and Toxicology
    University of Chicago
  • 1968
    BS, Pharmacy
    South Dakota State University
    Brookings, SD

Board Certification

  • 1980
    American Board of Toxicology
    (recertification every 5 years since)
  • 1995
    Fellow, Academy of Toxicological Sciences

Research Interests

  • Biochemical Neurotoxicology, especially neurotoxicity of organephosphorus components
  • Safety/toxicology of potential therapeutic agents using rodent models

Professional Experience

  • 1980-present
    Faculty Member
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1976-1980
    Research Associate
    Anaerobe Lab
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA

Professional Memberships

  • Society of Toxicolgy
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Academy of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • American College of Toxicology