Beverly Stockton, PhD

Title: Retired Professor of Physiology and Pharmacology
Company: University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences
Location: Indianola, Iowa, United States

Beverly Stockton, PhD, Retired Physiology and Pharmacology Professor at the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in medicine.

With more than 35 years of professional experience, Dr. Stockton was a professor of physiology and pharmacology with the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences from 1976 to 1996. Prior to obtaining this role, she was an assistant professor of biology at Simpson College from 1975 to 1976, having held the same position from 1966 to 1969, and she was an assistant professor of biology with Tabor College from 1972 to 1975. From 1965 to 1966, she was a medical and surgical instructor with Borgess School of Nursing, and from 1963 to 1967, she was a medical and surgical instructor with Iowa Methodist School of Nursing. Earlier in her career, she was an emergency room nurse with Sacred Heart Hospital from 1964 to 1966 and a registered nurse with Iowa Methodist Medical Center from 1960 to 1963.

Dr. Stockton first pursued an education with Iowa Methodist School of Nursing, where she obtained a Registered Nurse certification in 1960. She then joined Simpson College, completing a Bachelor of Arts in biology in 1963. She continued her studies with the University of Oregon, earning a Master of Arts in biology and a PhD in physiology in 1972. She later received a Master of Science in adult education from Drake University in 1987. In recognition of her contributions to the field, she was named among the Outstanding Young Women in America.

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