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Steven Andrew Johnson

Steven Andrew Johnson, American neuroscientist, researcher. Achievements include contributions to the knowledge of the molecular pathology and etiologic mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia. Research grantee National Institutes of Health, 1991, 92, Alzheimer Association, 1988.

Background

  • Johnson, Steven Andrew was born on November 14, 1951 in Tacoma. Son of Ernest Andrew and Mary Louise (Johnson) Johnson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Oregon State University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1980.

    Career

    • Research associate California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1980-1984. Senior research associate University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1984-1989, assistant professor, 1989-1994. Director biological science Cortex Pharmaceuticals, Irvine, California, since 1994.

      Special reviewer National Institutes of Health Grant Review Committee, Bethesda, Maryland, 1993, 94, 95.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include contributions to the knowledge of the molecular pathology and etiologic mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia.

    Works

    • Contributor 45 articles to professional journals, 5 chapters to books.

    Membership

    Member Booster Club, Newport Harbor High School, Newport Beach, California, since 1994. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society for Neurosci., International Brain Research Organization, Gerontological Society of America.

    Connections

    • Married Donna Lynn Wilson, November 8, 1990. Children: Sky, Taylor.
    • father: Ernest Andrew Johnson
    • mother: Mary Louise (Johnson) Johnson
    • spouse: Donna Lynn Wilson
    • children: Sky Johnson
    • Taylor Johnson
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    Born November 14, 1951
    (age 66)
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