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Frank G. Walter, MD, FACEP, FACMT, FAACT
Frank G. Walter, MD, FACEP, FACMT, FAACT is a professor of Emergency Medicine at The University of Arizona (UA) College of Medicine, professor of Pharmacy Practice & Science at The UA College of Pharmacy, and a medical toxicologist with the Arizona Poison & Drug Information Center in Tucson, Arizona. As an internationally recognized leader in toxicology, he has had the privilege to teach on five continents. He is co-founder and editor of the Advanced Hazmat Life Support (AHLS) Program, co-presented by the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (AACT) and UA. Since 1999, AHLS has taught 17,715 interdisciplinary healthcare professionals from 68 countries around the world. He is also co-developer of the Advanced Disaster Preparedness & Response (ADPR) Course. As Chair of Emergency Medicine's Promotion & Tenure Committee, he mentors all junior faculty members while shepherding them along their paths to promotion and tenure. Dr. Walter is also privileged to serve as the Medical Consultant for the Arizona Department of Health Services’ Bureau of Public Health Emergency Preparedness.
Research and Academic Interests and Expertise
Hazardous materials toxicology and epidemiology
Envenomations and toxinology
Selected Recent Publications
Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology