Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics

Frederick E. Williams, Ph.D.

Frederick Williams

 Professor and Chair

  Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
  Frederic and Mary Wolfe Center, 274C
  Phone: 419.383.1991


Area of Research

Our research is two-fold.

1. We study developmental and behavioral toxicities of drugs and environmental chemicals.
2. We create animal models of human diseases and disorders using the zebrafish.

Educational Background

Ph.D. Medical Science/Biochemistry Medical College of Ohio, 1990
M.HS. Microbiology/Immunology Grand Valley State, 1985
B.S. Biology University of Michigan, 1982


  • Post-Doctoral Medicinal Chemistry University of Toledo 1996-2000
  • Post-Doctoral Biochemistry Medical College of Ohio 1992-1996
  • Post-Doctoral Chemistry University of North Carolina 1990-1992

Awards, Honors and Grants

  • Helped organize and participated in ECAT, International meeting held at University of Toledo Health Science Campus.2017.

Publications and Journals

UToledo Scholars

Last Updated: 8/17/22