Department of Biopharmaceutical Sciences

College of Pharmacy

R. Francis Schlemmer, Ph.D.

R. Francis Schlemmer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Pharmacodynamics

Contact Information
833 South Wood Street
289 PHARM, MC 865
Chicago, IL 60612-7231
Office: (312) 996-9264
Fax: (312) 996-0098


Ph.D. - University of Illinois Medical Center - 1977

Research Interests

Behavioral pharmacology of psychotherapeutic drugs and drugs of abuse

  Development of primate models of mental disorders


Publications (2007-2012)

Schlemmer RF. Review of: Pagliaro's Comprehensive Guide to Drugs and Substances Abuse. J. Forens Sci. 2005; 50:749 

Negrusz A, Adamowicz P, Saini BK, Webster DE, Juhascik ME, Moore CM, Schlemmer RFDetection of ketamine and norketamine in urine of nonhuman primates after a single dose of ketamine using microplate enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)and NCI-GC-MS. J Anal Toxicol. 2005;l29:163-8.   DOI