Dr. Stroup is the Provost, Senior Vice President, and a Professor of Medicine at OSU Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa, OK. He previously served as the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Pharmacy Officer at OSU Medical Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He actively practiced clinical pharmacy in critical care / internal medicine at OSU Medical Center. He is a graduate of the Albany College of Pharmacy in Albany, NY. He completed a pharmacy residency in internal medicine and endocrinology in Albany, NY. He holds adjunct appointments with the University of Oklahoma and Southwestern Oklahoma State University Colleges of Pharmacy. He currently is appointed to the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) and is a board member of the Osteopathic Founders Foundation.