Clinical Associate Professor
General Internal Medicine
Research Interests:

Heavy metal poisoning, Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Clinical Toxicology

B.Sc., University of Western Ontario, Physiology Pharmacology
MD, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Recent Publications:
  • •Lepik KJ, Brubacher JR, De Witt CR, Lam GSS, Lawson EJ, Erhardt GD, Purssell RA, Kennedy JR, Brignall JL. Bradycardia and Hypotension Associated with Fomepizole Infusion During Hemodialysis. Clin Toxicol 2008, 46:570-573.
  • •Lepik KJ, Levy AR, Sobolev BG, Purssell RA, De Witt CR, Erhardt GD, Kennedy JR, Daws DE, Brignall JL. Adverse Drug Events Associated with the Antidotes for Methanol and Ethylene Glycol Poisoning: A Comparison of Ethanol and Fomepizole. Ann Emerg Med 2009, 53:439-450.
  • •Brodkin E, Copes R, Mattman A, Kennedy J, Kling R, Yassi A. “Lead and Mercury Exposures: Interpretation and Action”. CMAJ 2007; 176(1):59-63.
  • •Kennedy JR. Drug Withdrawal Syndromes. In: Therapeutics Choices, 5th Ed., Canadian Pharmacists Association, Ottawa. 2007:135-145.
  • •Kuzak N, Brubacher JR, Kennedy JR. “Reversal of Salicylate-induced Euglycemic Delirium with Dextrose”. Clinical Toxicology 2007;45:526-529.