Title/Position: Associate Dean for Health StudiesProfile:
Martin M. Zdanowicz, PhD, MEd, MA
School of Nursing and Health Studies
M. Christine Schwartz Center for Nursing Education
Telephone: (305) 284-4680
Fax: (305) 284-2568
PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences-Pharmacology, 1992
Masters of Education in Higher Education, 2012
Masters of Arts in Biology, 1985
BS in Biology, 1982
Research and Academic Interests
Pharmacogenomics, Active learning techniques, Curriculum design, Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Muscle disease, Growth factors
Berg J, Stajich G, Zdanowicz, MM. Atypical antipsychotic-induced type-2 diabetes. Pharmacy Times, March, 2012.
Zdanowicz, MM, Lynch, MJ. The Pharmacology of Antiarrhythmic Drugs: Current Agents and Future Candidates. Am. J. Pharm. Ed. 2011; 75 (7) Article 139.
Huston SA, Zdanowicz, MM, Fetterman J. Pharmacogenomics in Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning, 2:196-203, 2010.
Schweiger T, Zdanowicz MM. Systemic Corticosteroids in the Treatment of Acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Am J Health-Syst Pharm. 2010; 67:1061-9
Schwartz M, Zdanowicz, MM. Academic Expectations within the Doctor of Pharmacy, Masters of Science in PA Studies, and Anesthesia Assistant Programs. J. Physicians Assistant Education. 21:4-9, 2010.
Zdanowicz MM. The Pharmacology of Immunosuppression. Am. J. Pharm. Ed., 73(8), 2009.
Fetterman J, Zdanowicz MM. The therapeutic potential of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in disease. Am. J. Health. Syst. Pharm., 66;1169-1179:2009.
Schweiger TS, Zdanowicz, MM. Vasopressin Antagonists in Heart Failure. Am. J. Health Sys. Pharm., 65:807-817, 2008
Zdanowicz MM. Pharmacotherapy of Asthma. Am. J. Pharm. Ed. 71(5):98-107, 2007.
Zdanowicz, MM. The Pharmacology of HIV Drug Resistance. Am. J Pharm. Ed., 70:1-9, 2006.
Zdanowicz, MM, Huston, SA, Weston GS. Pharmacogenomics in the Professional Pharmacy Curriculum: Presentation and Importance. Int. J. Pharm. Educ. 2:1-12, 2006.
Zeind, C. Zdanowicz, M ,Wizwer, P. Fasser C., MacDonald, Parkhurst, C. Developing a Sustainable Program for Faculty mentoring. Am. J. Pharm. Ed. 69:1-13, 2005.
Seven time teacher of the year, Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and South University.
Bravo Award for Outstanding Faculty Member, 2011 South University
Mortar & Pestle Award, 2008 South University