Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology Faculty

Peter Eyre, BVMS, PhD, MRCVS

Professor
Pharmacology
Department of Biomedical Sciences & Pathobiology

Education

  • 1965
    PhD, Pharmacology/Toxicology
    University of Edinburgh
    United Kingdom
  • 1962
    Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Science, Pharmacology
    University of Edinburgh
    United Kingdom
  • 1960
    Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery
    University of Edinburgh
    United Kingdom

Board Certification

  • 1960
    Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons London, United Kingdom

Professional Experience

  • 1985 – 2003
    Dean
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech & University of Maryland
  • 1985 – Present
    Professor
    Pharmacology
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1990 – Present
    Adjunct Professor
    College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
    University of Maryland
  • 1982 – 1985
    Associate Director
    Canadian Centre for Toxicology
    University of Guelph & University of Toronto
    Canada
  • 1979 – 1985
    Chairman
    Department of Biomedical Sciences
    University of Guelph
    Canada
  • 1972 – 1985
    Professor
    Pharmacology/Toxicology
    University of Guelph
    Canada
  • 1968 – 1972
    Associate Professor
    Pharmacology
    University of Guelph
    Canada
  • 1963 – 1968
    Lecturer
    Pharmacology
    University of Edinburgh
    United Kingdom
  • 1960 – 1963
    Post-Graduate Fellowship/GTA
    University of Edinburgh
    United Kingdom

Professional Memberships

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • Maryland Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Academy of Veterinary Pharmacology & Therapeutics
  • Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (President 2003-2004)

Research Interests

  • Autonomic nervous system
  • Respiratory pharmacology
  • Hypersensitivity