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Stanley G. Schultz

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Stanley G. SchultzPhoto courtesy of the UTHealth Medical School

Stanley G. Schultz, MD, professor emeritus and former dean at the University of Texas (UT) Medical School at Houston, died on October 23, 2014 at age 82. Dr. Schultz was widely recognized for his contributions to the study of ion transport in the small intestine, which established the “sodium-gradient” hypothesis and led to development of life-saving oral rehydration therapy.

Dr. Schultz earned his undergraduate degree from Columbia University, …

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