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Steven N. Treistman

Steven N. Treistman, American neurobiologist, pharmacology educator. Achievements include mechanisms of action of alcohol and anesthetics. Research grantee National Institutes of Health, since 1980, National Institute on Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse, since 1982. Member Society for Neurosci., Research Society for Alcoholism, Biophysics Society.

Background

  • Treistman, Steven N. was born on May 3, 1945 in New York City. Son of Julius and Louise Treistman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University North Carolina, 1972.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow Public Health Research Institute, New York City, 1972-1975, Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland, 1975-1977. Assistant professor Bryn Mawr (Pennsylvania) College, 1977-1980. Senior scientist Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, 1980-1991.

      Professor pharmacology University Massachusetts School Medicine, Worcester, since 1982. Corp member Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, since 1984.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include mechanisms of action of alcohol and anesthetics.

    Works

    • Contributor over 50 articles to science journals, chapters to books.

    Membership

    Member Society for Neurosci., Research Society for Alcoholism, Biophysics Society.

    Connections

    • Married Joanne Skidmore, August 24, 1967. Children: Ann, Ethan.
    • father: Julius Treistman
    • mother: Louise Treistman
    • spouse: Joanne Skidmore
    • children: Ann Treistman
    • Ethan Treistman
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    Born May 3, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      State University of New York
    • 1972
      University North Carolina
    • 1972 - 1975
      Postdoctoral fellow, Public Health Research Institute
    • 1975 - 1977
      Postdoctoral fellow, Public Health Research Institute
      Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
    • 1977 - 1980
      assistant, professor Bryn Mawr (Pennsylvania) College
    • 1980 - 1991
      senior, scientist Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology
      Shrewsbury, New Jersey, United States
    • 1982
      professor, pharmacology University Massachusetts School Medicine
      Worcester, Massachusetts, United States