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School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences


William Eggleston

William Eggleston, PharmD, DABAT

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice
Phone: 607-777-5848
Office: Academic A, Room 153

Research focus
  • Opioid addiction
  • Opioid harm reduction
  • Toxin induced cardiac dysrhythmias
  • Doctor of Pharmacy, Wilkes University, 2014

William Eggleston is originally from Binghamton, N.Y. and joins Binghamton University as an assistant professor. He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Wilkes University, completed a fellowship in clinical toxicology and emergency medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University and with the Upstate New York Poison Center in Syracuse, N.Y., and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Applied Toxicology (DABAT). He comes to Binghamton from SUNY Upstate Medical University, where he served as an assistant professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine, and the Upstate New York Poison Center, where he worked as a clinical toxicologist. Additionally, he is currently serving a three-year term as president of the New York State chapter of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP).

Eggleston is an active member of the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology where he serves as a committee member on the International Clinical Toxicology Recommendations Collaborative. His primary interests include opioid addiction, opioid harm reduction education and xenobiotic induced cardiotoxicity. He is passionate about developing web-based content and tools within the Free Open Access Medication (FOAM) community that simplify drug induced disease states in a manner that highlights interprofessional education and collaboration. His practice site is SUNY Upstate Medical University where he works with an interprofessional inpatient toxicology consultation service and with the Upstate New York Poison center where he provides toxicology consultation, public health initiatives and public education.

In his free time, Eggleston is an avid triathlete and three-time Ironman. He is a competitive age group athlete with multiple podium finishes, and has qualified for the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships.

Honors and Awards
  • Dean’s Outstanding Graduate Award, Wilkes University, 2014
  • Arthur A. Kibbe Excellence in Pharmaceutical Science Research Award, Wilkes University, 2014
  • Teresa Jordan and Frank Mehm Prize, Wilkes University, 2012

Last Updated: 9/18/17