Dr. David R. Cool has been appointed assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at Wright State University School of Medicine, effective immediately.
Cool comes to the position from Bethesda, Maryland, where he was an IRTA postdoctoral research fellow at the National Institutes of Health, National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development-Laboratory of Developmental Neurobiology.
A native of Jackson, Ohio, Cool received a bachelors and a masters degree in biology from Wright State University. He completed his Ph.D. degree in biochemistry at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia.
Cool is a member of the American Society for Cell Biology. He recently served on the editorial review committee for the Fellows Award for Research Excellence at the National Institutes of Health.