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    , PharmD, DABAT

    Managing Director, Washington Poison Center

    Jimmy Leonard, PharmD, DABAT received his pharmacy degree from Washington State University College of Pharmacy. After graduation, he completed a PGY1 Pharmacy residency at Providence St. Peter’s Hospital in Olympia, WA followed by a two-year fellowship in Clinical Toxicology at the Maryland Poison Center. He is currently the Managing Director of the Washington Poison Center. His previous experience includes time as a Clinical Toxicologist, Assistant Director, and Director of Clinical Services at the Maryland Poison Center. He held a faculty appointment as Associate Professor of Pharmacy at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy where he taught poisoning management in a toxicology elective, critical care elective, and pediatrics elective, and a harm reduction course in the Masters of Science in Medical Cannabis and Therapeutic program in a course that focuses on harm reduction. His research interests include toxicoepidemiology, poisoning prevention, and optimizing poisoning care.