Conference Planning Committee

Conference Chairs:

  • Peter Jones, Ph.D.: Professor, Canada Research Chair, Department of Human Nutritional Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
  • Jean-Baptiste Roullet, Ph.D.: Clinical Professor, College of Pharmacy, Washington State University, Spokane, WA; Affiliate, Knight Cardiovascular Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR; STAIR Administrative Director and Co-Investigator Committee Members
  • Jogchum Plat, PhD: Professor, Physiology of Nutrition, Maastricht University, Netherlands.

Committee Members

  • Sergio Fazio, MD, PhD: The William and Sonja Connor Chair of Preventive Cardiology, Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Pharmacology, Director, Centre for Preventive Cardiology, Knight Cardiovascular Institute, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
  • Cyndi Jones, President and Founder, Sitosterolemia Foundation
  • Semone Myrie, PhD: Assistant Professor, Department of Nutrition and Health Sciences at University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
  • Todd C. Rideout, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
  • William Rizzo, M.D.: STAIR Consortium Chair and Head of the Division of Metabolism in the Department of Pediatrics at University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
  • Robert D. Steiner, M.D.: Professor, University of Wisconsin and Associate Executive Director-UW Institute For Clinical/Translational Research (CTSA), Marshfield, WI, USA
  • Stephen D. Turley, PhD, Research Professor of Internal Medicine. Division of Digestive and Liver Diseases. UT Southwestern Medical Center. Dallas, TX, USA
  • M. John Chapman BSc (Hons), PhD, DSc, FESC: Research Professor, University of Pierre and Marie Curie, Director Emeritus, INSERM, Past-President, European Atherosclerosis Society, Pitié-Salpêtrière University Hospital, Paris, France