John Troup Ph.D.

Vice President, Scientific Affairs and Dietary Supplements

John P. Troup, Ph.D., Vice President for Scientific Affairs and Dietary Supplements, is responsible for leading the association’s initiatives on dietary supplements, working to shape policy, leveraging credible nutrition sciences and clinical insights that will fuel the growth of this important consumer healthcare category. As a leading industry expert with more than 25 years of category and clinical nutrition experience, Dr. Troup will provide key insights on dietary supplements to association members, industry stake holders and agencies and will serve as a key subject contact with the media. 

Prior to joining CHPA, Dr Troup served as a member of the senior management teams at several Fortune 50 consumer nutrition health businesses including Pfizer, Novartis, and Unilever. He also led teams at several dietary supplement companies including General Nutrition Centers, Metagenics and Standard Process.

Dr Troup has provided transformational leadership in innovation and business growth through new product pipelines and led educational and clinical research initiatives that helped advance the important role of nutrition supplementation in healthcare. Dr. Troup has been active in advancing insights across the dietary supplement, functional food and medical nutrition categories as well as in trade and professional associations. He previously served two Board terms at what is today called Natural Products Association (NPA). He was also at the helm of the Standard Process Nutrition Innovation Center when the company was recognized due to those efforts as Industry Company of the Year by the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians in 2018.

Education:
B.S., Florida State University
M.S., Ball State University
Ph.D., Marquette University