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Stavros Kavouras

Stavros Kavouras

Assistant Dean and Professor, College of Health Solutions


College of Health Solutions
Arizona State University, Downtown Phoenix campus
500 N 3rd St
Phoenix, AZ 85004


  • Senior Global Futures Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Futures Laboratory
  • Assistant Dean and Professor, College of Health Solutions


Stavros Kavouras is a Professor of Nutrition at Arizona State University and Director of the Hydration Science Lab. He is also Adjunct Professor in Medicine at the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, Division of Endocrinology. His Hydration Science Lab is studying the mechanisms by which water intake impact health and performance. His current research is focusing on the effect of water intake on glucose regulation and its implication on children’s hydration and obesity. Dr Kavourasis the author of more than 120 peer review articles, 5,500 citations (h-index 39), and he has given lectures in 29 countries. He is a section Editor of the European Journal of Nutrition, Associate Editor of Behavioral Medicine and Frontiers in Nutrition. Dr Kavouras is a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine & the European College of Sports Science as well as elected member of the American Society of Nutrition, the Obesity Society, and the American Physiological Society.


  • PhD, University of Connecticut
  • MS, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs

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Journal Articles

In Press

Naldo, R., J. Boeckman, J. K. Vanos, S. Kavouras and F. Wardenaar. Short hydration education video and hiker fluid selection and consumption at trails, a non-randomized quasi-experimental field study. Nutrition and Health DOI: 10.1177/02601060221150303. (link )