Nancy Pedigo, PhD

Associate Professor of Pharmacology
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  • Medical College of Virginia/VCU, Richmond, Virginia, Department of Pharmacology 1975-1977
  • Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Pharmacology
  • Graduated: December 30, 1986


  • Research Associate Division of Reproductive Medicine Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine Lexington, KY, 1986-1991.
  • Recombinant DNA Techniques II Workshop, Life Technologies Training Center Germantown, MD June 1993
  • Accreditation of Andrology and ART Laboratories, AFS Postgraduate Course, Montreal, Canada, October 1993.
  • Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider American Heart Assoc. Certified 2006-2010
  • Advanced Cardiopulmonary Life Support Provider American Heart Assoc. Certified 2006-2010

Research Interests:

Effects of heavy metals on male reproductive function and embryonic development

Molecular regulatory mechanisms of platelet derived growth factor A-chain (PDGF-A) gene expression.

Scholarly Activities:

Ad hoc reviewer for Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, J. of Andrology, Biology of Reproduction, Fertility and Sterility Reviewer for Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Toxicological Profile on Cobalt