Dr. Stephen Woods is a Scientific Advisory Board Member of Gelesis. He is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Director of the Obesity Research Center at the University of Cincinnati.
He has made seminal discoveries in elucidating the fundamental mechanisms of satiation. Dr. Woods serves on the Obesity Advisory Committee of Children’s Hospital Medical Center and is on the University of Cincinnati Long-Range Research Planning Committee.
He is a frequent ad hoc reviewer for several study sections at the National Institutes of Health.
Dr. Woods completed his bachelor’s degree and doctorate studies at the University of Washington.