Faculty and Staff

LMU-DCOM Faculty

Robert Johnson, PhD

Robert Johnson, PhD
Chair of Physiology and Pharmacology
Associate Professor of Physiology and Pharmacology
DCOM 215
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752

Curriculum Vitae for Dr. Robert Johnson


BS, Psychology, Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri
MS, Pharmacology, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, Missouri
PhD, Physiology, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, Missouri
Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York

Professional Affiliations

1990 - present   Member of the American Physiological Society - Cardiovascular Section (primary), Renal Section (secondary). Neural (tertiary)
1999 – 2010      Professional member and Fellow of the American Heart Association
2000 – 2007      Member of the Microcirculation Society
2003 – 2006      Professional Member of the American Diabetes Association
2004 – 2011      Member of the Shock Society
2005 – 2007      Member of the National Lipid Association
2007                 Elected as Executive Director of the Consortium for Integrative Cardiovascular Research

Honors and Awards

First Prize, Missouri Psychological Association Undergraduate Research Competition, 1981
Graduate School Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award, Department of Physiology-School of Medicine),
University of Missouri, 1990
Graduate School Superior Graduate Student Award (Department of Physiology-School of Medicine), University of Missouri, 1992
Proctor and Gamble Award for Meritorious Research (Fluid and Electrolyte Homeostasis), American Physiological Society, 1992
Tulane Medical Student Owl Club's "Claritin Award" for clear and concise lectures, 2004
American Physiological Society Featured Press Release "Inhibition of carbon monoxide may stem bleeding in soft tissue injury" (Forbes), 2005
LMU-DCOM Basic Science Professor of the Year, 2012