Debasis Bagchi, Ph.D., MACN, CNS, MAIChE
Debasis Bagchi, Ph.D., MACN, CNS, MAIChE, joined InterHealth in 1998. Dr. Bagchi received his Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry in 1982. He is an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Pharmacological and Pharmaceutical Sciences at University of Houston, College of Pharmacy, Houston, TX.
His research interests include obesity and metabolic syndrome, oxidative stress and antioxidant cytoprotection, angiogenesis, and gene expression. Dr. Bagchi has 277 peer reviewed publications, 11 books and 15 patents.
Dr. Bagchi is the Immediate Past President of the American College of Nutrition, Clearwater, FL, and the Past Chair of Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods Division of the Institute of Food Technologists, Chicago, IL. He is the Vice Chair of the International Society for Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods. He delivered invited lectures in various national and international scientific conferences, organized workshops, and group discussion sessions. He is a Member of the Society of Toxicology and a Member of the New York Academy of Sciences. Dr. Bagchi is a Member of the Study Section and Peer Review Committee of the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD. Dr. Bagchi is also serving as the Associate Editors of the Journal of the American College of Nutrition and the Journal of Functional Foods, and the Editorial Board Members of numerous peer reviewed journals. He is an expert on the herbal weight loss supplement LOWAT.