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administrator , Dean , Physiologist

Claude Desjardins, American Physiologist, dean, administrator ( sci: life science, Educated)physiologist, dean, administrator. Fellow The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine, 1967; member Center for Advanced Studies, 1986; Member American Physiological Society, Society Neurosci., Society Study Reproduction (president 1982-1983), Endocrine Society, American Society for Cell Biology, The Microcirculatory Society.

Background

Desjardins, Claude was born on June 13, 1938 in Fall River, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Armand Louis and Marguerite Jean (Mercier) Desjardins.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Rhode Island, 1960. Master of Science, Michigan State University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1967.

Career

Assistant professor department physiology Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1968-1969, associate professor, 1969-1972. Associate professor physiology University Texas, Austin, 1970-1975. Professor physiology Institute Reproductive Biology, Patterson Laboratories, 1975-1986, University Virginia Medical School, Charlottesville, 1987-1996, director Center Research Reproduction, 1990-1996.

Professor physiology and biophysics, senior associate dean Medical College, University Illinois, Chicago, since 1996, dean, director program for research in academy medicine and clinical scholar project, since 2005. Member Center for Advanced Studies, 1986. Consultant National Institutes of Health, ASA, VA, Food and Drug Administration.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: Cell and Molecular Biology of the Testis, 1993, Molecular Physiology of Testicular Cells, 1996. Editor-in-chief American Journal physiology: Endocrinology and Metabolism, 1991-1995. Editor-in-chief Journal Andrology, 1989-1991, Encyclopedia of Reproduction, 1997-1998.

      Member editorial board Biology Reproduction, Endocrinology. Contributor articles to professional journals. Patentee technologies for male contraception, mechanisms of peptide hormone transport in the microcirculation and ligand-dependent and ligand independent action of steroid hormones in peripheral vasculature.

Membership

Fellow The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine, 1967. Member Center for Advanced Studies, 1986. Member American Physiological Society, Society Neurosci., Society Study Reproduction (president 1982-1983), Endocrine Society, American Society for Cell Biology, The Microcirculatory Society.

Connections

Married Jane Elizabeth Campbell, June 30, 1962. Children: Douglas, Mark, Anne.

father:
Armand Louis Desjardins

mother:
Marguerite Jean (Mercier) Desjardins

spouse:
Jane Elizabeth Campbell

children:
Douglas Desjardins

Mark Desjardins

Anne Desjardins