Randall L. Tackett, Ph.D.CV

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"Physiology of the Nervous System," Cedar Shoals High School, Athens, GA, 11/84.

"Site and Mechanism of the Centrally Mediated Hypotensive Actions of Propranolol," Department of Pharmacology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 4/85.

"An Opioidergic Component in the Hypotensive Action of Propranolol," Department of Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 4/85.

"Pharmacology of Dopamine," St. Mary's Hospital, Athens, GA, 10/85.

"Site and Mechanism of the Centrally Mediated Hypotensive Actions of Propranolol," Department of Pharmacology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 10/85.

"Central Opioidergic and Catecholaminergic Systems Involved in the Control of Blood Pressure: Potential Sites of Action of Antihypertensive Drugs," Department of Physiology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 2/86.

"Pharmacology of SC 39584, A New Ca2+ Antagonist: Comparison with Verapamil," Department of Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 2/86.

"Home Care of the Heart Patient," GAPHA, Atlanta, GA, 3/86.

"Physiology of the Cardiovascular System," Cedar Shoals High School, Athens, GA, 5/86.

"Physiological Pharmacokinetics: A Complement to Clinical Studies," Elan Pharmaceuticals, Gainesville, GA, 1/87.

"Research Opportunities at the College of Pharmacy," Georgia Southern College, Statesboro, GA, 2/87.

"Cardiovascular Pathophysiology," Cedar Shoals High School, Athens, GA, 3/87.

"Presynaptic Interactions of Propranolol," Cardiovascular Research Group, College of Pharmacy UGA, 10/87.

"Pharmacodynamics of Calcium Antagonists," Dept. Med. Chem. UGA College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA, 10/87.

"Opioidergic and Catecholaminergic Mechanisms of Antihypertensive Drugs," Dept. Physiology/Pharmacology, UGA Vet. School, Athens, GA, 3/88.


"Cardiovascular Drugs and Exercise," Department of Physical Education, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 3/87.

"Anatomy and Physiology of the Cardiovascular System," UGA College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA, 9/88.

"Overview of the Cardiovascular System: Anatomy and Physiology," Second Annual Glynn Pharmaceutical Gathering, Jekyll Island, GA, 10/88.

"Overview of the Cardiovascular System: Anatomy and Physiology," Postgraduate Seminar on Coronary Care, Macon College, Macon, GA, 11/88.

"Sexual Dysfunction and Antihypertensive Drug Therapy," Griffin Pharmaceutical Assoc., Griffin, GA, 10/88.

"Antihypertensive Drug Therapy and Sexual Dysfunction," UGA College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA, 9/89.

"Early Alterations in Vascular Reactivity of Autogenous Saphenous Vein Grafts," Department of Pharmacology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 1/90.

"Pharmacological Effects of Substances of Abuse," Alcohol Highway Safety Workshop for the Underage Offender, Forsyth, GA, 2/90.

"Vascular Reactivity of Saphenous Vein Bypass Grafts One Week Post Surgery," Department of Cardiology, Crawford-Long Hospital, Atlanta, GA, 4/90.

"Physiological Effects of Substances of Abuse," Juvenile Court Judges Spring Seminar, Jekyll Island, GA, 5/90.

"Effects of Cardiovascular Drugs on Exercise Performance," Dept. Exercise Physiology, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 5/90.

"The Basics of/and Review of Pharmacology," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 9/90.

"The Basics of/and Review of Pharmacology," West Georgia College, Carrolton, GA, 10/90.


"Diseases of the Heart and Major Blood Vessels," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 10/90.

"Diseases of the Heart and Major Blood Vessels," West Georgia College, Carrolton, GA, 11/90.

"Autonomic Drugs," West Georgia College, Carrolton, GA, 1/91.

"Ion Channels in Vascular Smooth Muscle: Targets for Antianginal and Antihypertensive Drugs," Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Marietta, GA, 8/91.


"Pathophysiology of Angina," Warner Robbins Pharmaceutical Association, Warner Robbins, GA, 9/91.

"Interaction of Beta Blocking Drugs Within the Central Nervous System," Minority Biomedical Research Support Program Seminar Series, Morris Brown College, Atlanta, GA, 10/91.

"Seminar on Substances of Abuse," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 11/91.

"LSD - Its Pharmacological Actions," Oxford College of Emory University, Oxford, GA, 1/22/92.

"Effects of Insulin on Vascular Reactivity in Rat Aorta," Scientific Conference on Functional and Structural Mechanisms of Vascular Control, American Heart Association, Snowbird, Utah, 1/29/92.

"Effects of Aspirin on Intimal Hyperplasia in Grafted Saphenous Veins One Week Postoperatively," Scientific Conference on Functional and Structural Mechanisms of Vascular Control, American Heart Association, Snowbird, Utah, 1/30/92.

"Vascular Reactivity of Saphenous Vein Bypass Grafts - Effects of Denervation," Dept. Internal Med., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 3/23/92.

"Altered Vascular Responses to Serotonin in Saphenous Vein Bypass Grafts," Dept. Physiol./Pharmacol., School of Vet. Med., University of Georgia, 5/92.

"AIDS," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 9/12/92.

"Substances of Abuse," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 10/3/92 and 10/4/92.

"Cardiovascular Drug Update," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 11/92.

"AIDS: Implications for Pharmacy," 1992 Finale Symposium, Tifton, GA, 12/92.

"Cardiovascular Drug Update," 1992 Finale Symposium, Tifton, GA, 12/92.

"Central Hypotensive Action of Propranolol Is Mediated by Opioidergic but not ß-Adrenergic Receptors in the Rostral Ventrolateral Medulla," Neuropeptide Conference, Breckenridge, Co., 2/93.

"Pharmacology of Abused Substances," State Court Judges' Annual Seminar, Jekyll Island, GA, 5/93.

"AIDS: Implications for Pharmacy," Georgia Pharmaceutical Association, Asheville, NC, 6/93.

"Advantages and Disadvantages of ß Agonists in the Treatment of Asthma," Warner Robins Pharmaceutical Foundation, Warner Robins, GA, 8/93.

"Cardiovascular Drug Update," Brunswick Pharmaceutical Association, Jekyll Island, GA, 8/93.

"Cardiovascular Actions of Allergy Medications," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 9/93.

"Vascular Reactivity Differences Between Black and White Coronary Artery Bypass Patients," Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, Oct. 9, 1993.

"Substances of Abuse," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 10/30 - 10/31, 1993.


"Pharmacology of Sedative Hypnotics," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 11/13/93.

"Sexually Transmitted Diseases," West Georgia College, Carrolton, GA, 11/21/93.

"Aids: Its Implications for Pharmacy," West Georgia College, Carrolton, GA, 2/13/94.

"Cardiovascular Toxicity of Drugs of Abuse," Barry University, Miami Shores, FL, 3/21/94.

"LSD-Facts and Myths," Oxford College of Emory University, Oxford, GA, 4/11/94.

"Pharmacological Effects of Alcohol and Other Drugs on the Body," Probate Court Judges Annual Spring Seminar, Athens, GA, 4/21/94.

"Pharmacology of Abused Substances," Magistrate Judges Spring Seminar, Athens, GA, 4/22/94.

"Pharmacological Impacts of Abused Substances," Juvenile Court Judges Spring Seminar, Jekyll Island, GA, 5/17/94.

"Pharmacology of Alcohol and Substances of Abuse," Adolescent Substance Abuse Program Directors, Council of Juvenile Court Judges of Georgia, Athens, GA, 8/1994.

"Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease in Special Patient Populations," Univ. of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA, 9/1994.

"Drugs of Abuse," Adolescent Substance Abuse Program, Douglas County Juvenile Court, Douglasville, GA, 10/1994.


"Drugs of Abuse Workshop," University of Georgia, College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA, 10/22-10/23, 1994

"AIDS: Its Implications for Pharmacy," 1994 Finale Symposium, University of Georgia, College of Pharmacy, Tifton, GA 12/94.

"Practical Pharmacology" Medical College of Georgia Dentists and Hygienists CE Program, Rome, GA 2/95.

"Drug Induced Sexual Dysfunction" 15th National Conference on Mental Health Developmental Disabilities Substance Abuse Pharmacists, University of Georgia, 2/95.

"Saphenous Veins in Black and White Females Exhibit Impaired Vasodilatory Mechanisms," American Heart Association Conference on the Functional and Structural Aspects of the Vascular Wall. Snowbird, UT, 2/95.

"Racial Differences in Cardiovascular Disease: Role of the Vasculature," Merck & Co., Inc., Atlanta, GA, 3/95.

"Angiotensin II Receptor Blockade: Clinical Focus on Losartan," Merck & Co., Birmingham, AL, 5/95.

"Treatment of AIDS and HIV," Georgia Pharmacy Association, Panama City, FL, 6/19/95.

"HMG's: Update on Current Therapy," Mississippi Society of Hospital Pharmacists Association, Orange Beach, AL, 8/6/95.

"Altered Vascular Reactivity and Cardiovascular Disease," Cardiology Ground Rounds, Department of Cardiology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 9/21/95.

"AIDS," University of Georgia College of Pharmacy, Athens, GA, 9/30/95.

"Mechanisms Mediating Racial Differences in Cardiovascular Disease," Vascular Biology Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 10/4/95.

"Cardiovascular Disease in Ethnic Populations," Georgia Heart Association, Atlanta, GA, 10/5/95.

"Substances of Abuse," College of Pharmacy, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 10/7-8/95.

"Endothelial Dysfunction: Site For Racial and Gender Differences in Cardiovascular Disease," Molecular Biology Institute, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, 10/12/95.

"Altered Vascular Reactivity As A Mechanism For Racial Differences in Cardiovascular Diseases," Keynote Address, Student Research Day Symposium, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 11/11/95.

"New Issues In Drug Abuse," R.C. Wilson Pharmaceutical Association, Athens, GA 1/17/96.

"Inhalant and Marijuana Abuse," Civil Impact Subcommittee of the Supreme Court Committee on Substance Abuse, Athens, GA 1/18/96.

"Alcohol Abuse," Civil Impact Subcommittee of the Supreme Court Committee on Substance Abuse, Athens, GA 1/18/96.

"Abuse of Opiates and Prescription Drugs," Civil Impact Subcommittee of the Supreme Court Committee on Substance Abuse, Athens, GA 1/18/96.

"Abuse of Cocaine and Designer Drugs," Civil Impact Subcommittee of the Supreme Court Committee on Substance Abuse, Athens, GA 1/18/96.

"Update on Cardiovascular Drug Therapy," University Learning Systems, Inc., Breckenridge, CO 1/29 - 31/96.

"Basics Principles of Pharmacology and Pharmacodynamics," Huntcliff Summit Nursing Home, Dunwoody, GA 2/22/96.


"African American Women and Heart Disease: Research Discoveries," Straight From the Heart: Sister to Sister Conference, Decatur, GA 2/24/96.

"The Pharmacology of Abuse," At the Crossroads: Creating New Paths to Prevention Seminar, Georgia Network Training Institute, Jekyll Island, GA 2/29/96.

"Drugs and Alcohol: What Parents and Teens Need to Know," Oconee County High School, Watkinsville, GA 3/12/96.

"Molecular Pharmacology of Respiratory Drugs, " Respiratory Care Conference, HCA Coliseum Medical Center, Macon, GA 3/29/96.

"Minority Access to Research Careers/FASEB Visiting Scientists Program," Panel Discussion, Washington DC, Convention Center, Washington, DC 4/15/96.


"The Physiology and Pharmacology of Psychoactive Substances and the Process of Addiction," Addiction Counselors Training Program, Ridgeview Institute, Smyrna, GA 4/20-21/96

"AIDS: Implications For Pharmacy," Pharma-fest '96, Tri-State Pharmacy Education Association, Thomasville, GA 5/18/96.

"New Horizons in Georgia Heart Research," Heart Meet '96, Georgia Heart Association, Atlanta, GA 6/8/96.

"Management of Cardiovascular Disease in Special Populations," Georgia Pharmaceutical Association, Savannah, GA 6/15/96.