Howard Prentice is currently an Associate Professor in the College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Fla, USA. Dr. Prentice obtained his Ph.D. degree in biochemistry in 1987 from the Institute of Neurology, University of London, and then carried out postdoctoral research with Dr. Larry Kedes at Stanford University and at University of Southern California. From 1993 to 2000, Dr. Prentice was a Faculty Member in the Department of Genetics at the University of Glasgow, Scotland after which he moved to Florida Atlantic University. He has served as a Member of American Heart Association grant review committees since 2003 and as Organizer or Coorganizer of sessions at several international meetings including the Society for Experimental Biology, the International Union of Physiological Sciences, and the International Conference on Coronary Artery Disease. Dr. Prentice’s principal research interests are in myocardial ischemic protection, anoxic brain survival, and molecular pathways of neuroprotection in stroke therapy.
Biography Updated on 20 March 2011