Dr. Akpunonu received his fellowship training in medical toxicology at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, OR. He has training in hyperbaric medicine as well and is the medical director of hyperbaric medicine and medical director of the toxicology consult service at the University of Kentucky. He is also the Medical Toxicologist for the Kentucky Regional Poison Center.
He lectures nationally and internationally on toxicology and has a deep interest in the areas of environmental exposure, toxicogenomics, and novel physchoactivse substances of abuse. He brings a comprehensive knowledge of poisonings, toxic exposure, and toxicogenomics to our team.