Scientific Advisory Board

David Allen Bushinsky, M.D. Professor of Medicine and of Pharmacology and Physiology, University of Rochester School of Medicine, and Chief, Nephrology Division, University of Rochester Medical Center
John Cunningham, D.M. Professor of Nephrology, UCL Medical School, London; Consultant Nephrologist, Royal Free Hospital, London, and The London Clinic; Physician, King Edward VII Hospital, London; Head of the Medical Household to HM the Queen; and Physician to the Queen.
Bess Dawson-Hughes, M.D. Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, and Senior Scientist and Director, Bone Metabolism Laboratory Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts University
Glenville Jones, Ph.D. Head of Biochemistry Department, Professor of Biochemistry & Medicine, Queen's University
Kevin Martin, M.D. Director of Research, Division of Nephrology, St. Louis University School of Medicine
L. Darryl Quarles, M.D. Director of Division of Nephrology, and Associate Dean for Research, University of Tennessee Health Science Center.
Isidro Salusky, M.D. Professor of Pediatric Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, and Director of Clinical Research Center, UCLA School of Medicine
Stuart Sprague, D.O. Chief, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, North Shore University Health System, and Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Myles Wolf, MD, MMSc Chief of the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Glenville Jones, Ph.D.

Craine Professor of Biochemistry, Professor of  Medicine, Queen’s University, Kingston Canada

Dr. Jones is an internationally respected researcher in the field of nutrition, metabolism and vitamin D. He was a founding member of the advisory board of the Canadian Institute of Nutrition, Metabolism & Diabetes, and has served six terms on the scientific program committee of the International Workshop on Vitamin D. In 2006, Dr. Jones received a Career Achievement Award for his scientific contributions to the vitamin D field at the Thirteenth International Workshop on vitamin D.  Dr. Jones is a graduate of Liverpool University (BSc, PhD) and completed postdoctoral work at University of Calgary and University of Wisconsin, Madison. Prior to his appointment to Queen's University in 1984, he was a faculty member at the Hospital for Sick Children and University of Toronto. Dr. Jones is credited with the discovery of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D2, the hormone formed from vitamin D2, is a named inventor on numerous patents and is author of more than 200 papers and presentations.  Dr. Jones was a co-founder of Cytochroma Inc.

 
     
     
 
   

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