Dr. Stanley Pollock received a B.S. degree in Zoology from the University of Georgia (1965), a B.S. degree in Pharmacy from Mercer University Southern College of Pharmacy (1968) and a Ph.D. in the area of Pharmacology from L.S.U. Medical School (1974). He joined the faculty of Mercer University College of Pharmacy in 1974, where he is currently a full professor whose area of expertise is pharmacology. During his career at Mercer, Dr. Pollock has published over 50 abstracts and 35 original research papers in primarily peer-reviewed journals on his research. He has received funding for this research that has exceeded $500,000. His areas of teaching include physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacology of drugs used to treat a variety of diseases affecting different organs systems including the cardiovascular, renal, gastrointestinal, nervous and musculoskeletal systems. He has presented over 150 seminars to a variety of health professionals including pharmacists, nurses, nurse practitioners and physicians. Dr. Pollock has been the recipient of numerous teaching awards, the most recent being the Joe and Jean Hendricks Excellence in Teaching Award, a university award that recognizes a full-time teacher from one of Mercer's eleven schools and colleges who best exemplifies the qualities that distinguished Joe Hendricks and his sister Jean Hendricks as teachers and mentors to generations of Mercer students. Dr. Pollock has been married to his wife, Bunny, for 48 years and has two children and five grandchildren.