Sidney J. Stohs

Creighton University, USA


Sidney J. Stohs, Ph.D., FACN, CNS, ATS, FASAHP, received his B.S. degree in pharmacy and M.S. degree in pharmacognosy (natural medicinal products) from the University of Nebraska, Neb, USA and his Ph.D. Degree in biochemistry from the University of Wisconsin, Wisc, USA. He conducted postdoctoral research in the Department of Forensic Medicine at Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, and the NIEHS, Research Triangle Park, NC, in pharmacology, toxicology, and nutrition. He served as Sr. V.P. of R & D (retired) for AdvoCare International, Carrollton, Tex, USA (2003–2008). He is Dean Emeritus of the Creighton University (CU) Medical Center School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Omaha, Neb, USA. He served as Dean at CU for 13 years (1990–2003) and was responsible for doctoral programs in pharmacy, physical therapy, and occupational therapy as well as programs in health services administration and emergency medical services. He was also Professor of pharmacology in the School of Medicine at CU. Stohs has published over 370 peer-reviewed articles, and has made over 500 presentations at scientific and professional meetings. He has received various honors and awards, including the Sigma Xi Outstanding Research Award, the American Acadademy of Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Achievement Award in Pharmacodynamics, the John Doull Award in Toxicology, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy Teacher of the Year Award, the Mark Bieber Industry Award from the American College of Nutrition, and was the holder of the Gilbert F. Taffe Endowed Chair in Pharmaceutical Sciences at CU. He is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition (FACN), the Academy of Toxicological Sciences (ATS), and the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (FASAHP). He is also a Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS), and on the Certification Board for Nutrition Specialists. He has served on boards and committees for the NIH, EPA, and the US Pharmacopeial Convention, as well as organizations in nutrition, toxicology, allied health, and pharmacy.

Biography Updated on 22 March 2011

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