Dr. McCord holds a B.S. in Chemistry from Rhodes College (graduated 1966) and a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from Duke University (graduated 1970), where he also conducted postdoctoral analysis. Dr. McCord has held biochemistry school positions at Duke University Medical Heart and University of South Alabama. He presently serves as a professor within the department of Biochemistry, Biophysics, and Molecular Genetics at the College of Colorado Denver. He has acquired several awards and honors for his analysis and discoveries in the area of free radical biochemistry, is a past recipient of the Elliott Cresson Medal, the Discovery Award from the Society for Free Radical Biology and Medicine (SFRBM), and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Oxygen Society. He has been a member of the board of directors of the LifeVantage Company (makers of the dietary supplement Protandim) since 2006.
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