Professional Acitivities

 Academic and Professional Appointments
Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Medical Microbiology, Stanford Univ.,
Stanford, CA (summer)
Instructor, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, Temple Univ.
School of Medicine, Phila., PA
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology 1971‑79
Associate Professor, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology 1979‑84
Sabbatical ‑ Laboratory of Dr. John Cebra, Chair, Dept. of Biology,
Univ. of Pennsylvania, Phila., PA
Professor, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, Temple Univ.
School of Medicine
Sabbatical ‑ Laboratory of Dr. Page Morahan, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Phila., PA 1/90‑6/90
Acting Chair, Dept. of Microbiology and Immunology, Temple Univ.
School of Medicine
Co-Director, Center for Substance Abuse Research, Temple Univ. School of Medicine   1998-present

National Review Panels and Editorial Responsibilities

Bacteriology and Mycology‑I, Study Section, NIH 1976‑80
Ad hoc member: Immunology Program Projects ‑ NIH Review Panel 1986
Bacteriology and Mycology‑II, Study Section, NIH 1988‑92
Small Business Innovative Research Study Section 1983, 1992
Special Review Committee, NIH ‑ Molecular Augmentation of Host 1993  Defense
Chair, Special Study Section Reviews for NIH by audioconference 1993, 1994
Special Review Committee, NIAID - Multicomponent Vaccine Development 1994
Member, NIDA, AIDS Biomedical and Clinical Research Subcommit­tee 1996-98
Member, NIDA, Special Review Study Section 1996
Member, NIMH, Special Review Study Section 1997
Member, NIDA, Special Emphasis Panel (Fellowships and Training Grants) 1998
Ad hoc Member of IFCN-2 NIH Neurosciences Review Group 1998-00
Member, NIH Neuroscience Review Group AARR5: “AIDS, Neuropathogenesis and Morbidity Cofactors” renamed “NeuroAIDS and other End-organ diseases” NAEA 1998-2005
National Institute on Drug Abuse Special Emphasis Panel. Site Visit University of Minneapolis, MN 2003
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Special Emphasis
Panel on Institutional NRSA Research Training Grants and Biodefense
Research Training and Career Development Opportunities
NIDA Special Emphasis Panel on “Chronic Stress and its Relation to Drug Abuse and Addiction” 2003
NeuroAIDS Studies Special Emphasis Panel 2003
Innate Immunity and Inflammation Study Section ad hoc reviewer 2006
Several special study sections 2003-present


Toby K. Eisenstein



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  • DEPARTMENTDepartment of Microbiology and Immunology
    Temple University School of Medicine
  • COUNTRYPennsylvania