William Castelli, M.D.,
Framingham, MA, Harvard Medical School, Chair of the
Nutrition Department Harvard Medical School; past Director
of the Framingham Heart Study; renowned author, Good Fat,
Bad Fat, Cholesterol Cures, How to Lower Your Cholesterol
and Beat the Odds of a Heart Attack and others; speaker
and lecturer; Doctor of Medicine, Surgery and Obstetrics,
University of Louvain.
Guizhou Hu, M.D., Ph.D.
Epidemiologist; Durham, NC, Chief Science Officer,
BioSignia, Inc.; M.D., Bejing Medical University,
Ph.D., Cornell University; part of founding group of
BioSignia; Developer of Synthesis Modeling and
associated U.S. Patent; specialty in statistical
modeling of healthcare data; recipient of Healthcare
Colin Campbell, Ph.D.
Nutritional Biochemist; Ithaca, NY, Founder of
BioSignia; Jacob Gould Schurman Professor Emeritus
of Nutritional Biochemistry, Cornell University and
Project Director of the China-Oxford-Cornell Diet
and Health Project; author of the best-seller The
China Study; M.S. and Ph.D. from Cornell University.
Caldwell Esselstyn, Jr., M.D.
Renowned surgeon, author and researcher, Cleveland,
OH, specializing in prevention and reversal of heart
disease; Olympic gold medalist; trained at Cleveland
Clinic and St. George's Hospital, London; former
Army Surgeon, recipient of the Bronze Star; graduate
of Yale University, M.D. from Western Reserve
Lori Orlando, M.D. M.Ph.
Physician, Internal Medicine, Durham, NC; Clinical interests in
women's health and preventive medicine, as part of annual comprehensive
health examinations; clinical researcher, Duke Executive Health Program;
M.D. from Tulane university School of Medicine.
Timothy Smith, M.S., Ph.D.
Clinical Biochemist, Chapel Hill, NC, advocate for primary prevention in clinical
practice, Former President & CEO, BioSignia; current Assistant to the Chairman,
BioSignia; part of founding group of BioSignia; M.S. in Microbiology; Ph.D., Biomedical
Sciences, East Tennessee State University, James H. Quillen College of Medicine.
William Kraus, M.D.
Physician, Internal Medicine, Durham, NC Duke University Medical Center with
clinical interests in cardiac rehabilitation and prevention, congestive heart
failure, exercise physiology, genetics of cardiovascular disease and CHD; Duke
University Medical Professor; clinical researcher, author; M.D., Duke University
School of Medicine.
Michael Bryant, M.D.
Physician/General Surgeon, Fayetteville, NC; President of Doctors Direct
Healthcare, President, Sandhills IPA; Advocate for prevention and control
of chronic diseases; entrepreneur and visionary for preventive clinical care;
Graduate of University of Louisville School of Medicine.
David Michael, M.D.
Physician, Internal Medicine, Greenville, NC; currently Head of
Medical Informatics, East Carolina University Medical Center,
specializes in applied prevention in clinical practice and EMR-based
decision tools for clinical practice; M.D. from The Ohio State University
School of Medicine.
Andrew Zhou, Ph.D.
Biostatistics, statistical sciences, University of Washington, Seattle; Professor of
statistics; researcher, speaker and author; interests in diagnostic medicine, ROC
methodology, Categorical data analysis, health services research, analysis of skewed
data, causal inferences, analysis of observational studies, propensity-score methodology,
evaluation of biomarkers and analysis of missing data; Ph.D. from The Ohio State University.