Alvin Terry

Department Chair

Alvin Terry

Department Chair

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Neurology

The Graduate School

Other Duties

Regents' Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Asc VP Basic Science Research, Research

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  • Ph.D., Pharmacy University of South Carolina -, 1991

  • BS, Pharmacy Medical University of South Ca, 1982

  • AS, Pre-Pharmacy Studies North Greenville College, 1979

Awards & Honors

  • Regents’ Professor, Awarded 2012

  • GHSU School of Graduate Studies Distinguished Research Award 2012

  • Back to South Carolina Alumnus Award 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PHRM 8301

  • PHRM 9020

    Seminar in Pharmacology


Selected Recent Publications

  • Atomoxetine improves memory and other components of executive function in young-adult rats and aged rhesus monkeys, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Ligands, Cognitive Function, and Preclinical Approaches to Drug Discovery, 2019
  • Intermittent stimulation in the nucleus basalis of meynert improves sustained attention in rhesus monkeys, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Neurotoxicity in acute and repeated organophosphate exposure, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Repeated exposures to diisopropylfluorophosphate result in structural disruptions of myelinated axons and persistent impairments of axonal transport in the brains of rats, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer