Dale Bredesen, MD
Dr. Dale Bredesen has dedicated his career to studying Alzheimer’s with the goal of reversing it and, ultimately, preventing it altogether. He earned his MD from Duke University Medical Center, was Chief Resident in Neurology at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), and was an NIH Postdoctoral Fellow. Dr. Bredesen taught at UCSF, UCLA, and the University of Califonia, San Diego. In 1998, he joined the Buck Institue for Research Aging as the founding president and CEO.
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Victoria Scott, MD
Dr. Scott has a long-standing interest in quality-of-care research in female pelvic medicine that began during her medical school years at UCLA. While a resident and fellow at UCLA, her research was focused on developing quality-of-care indicators for women with urinary incontinence and vaginal prolapse. Currently, her efforts are aimed at better educating primary care providers on the treatment of female pelvic floor disorders and investigating patients’ perspectives on management of recurrent urinary tract infections.
She has published multiple peer-reviewed manuscripts and presented her research at numerous national conferences. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two-year-old son at the beach, hiking or golfing.
Karyn S. Eilber, MD
Dr. Eilber is a board-certified urologist with sub-specialty board certification in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery and has been in practice over 20 years. She is an Associate Professor of Urology and Obstetrics & Gynecology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and is the Associate Program Director for the Cedars-Sinai Urology Residency Training Program. Prior to joining Cedars-Sinai, Dr. Eilber served at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center’s Urology Department, where she gained extensive experience in pelvic reconstruction following cancer treatment.
Dr. Eilber’s research focus has been in the field of urogynecology, and she has published multiple peer reviewed manuscripts and book chapters. In addition to being a member and past-president of the Los Angeles Urologic Society, Dr. Eilber is a member of the American Urological Association, the Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine & Urogenital reconstruction, the American Urogynecologic Society, and the Society of Women in Urology. She is also a co-founder of GLISSANT and a Founding Medical Partner of Doctorpedia.
Dr. Eilber earned her bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from the University of California, Riverside, which was an accelerated 3-year premedical program that allowed her to matriculate into the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine (UCLA). She completed a general surgery internship, urology residency and female pelvic medicine fellowship at UCLA.
Mary Ann Block, MD
Dr. Mary Ann Block is Medical Director of The Block Center, an international clinic for the treatment of chronic health problems in children and adults. She is an international expert on the treatment of ADHD without psychiatric drugs. Her approach is to look for and treat the underlying problem instead of covering the symptoms with drugs.
Dr. Block is the author of the top-selling books, No More ADHD, No More Ritalin and No More Antibiotics: Treating Ear and Respiratory Infections The Natural Way, Just Because You’re Depressed Doesn’t Mean You Have Depression, The ABC’s of Raising Great Kids and Today I Will Not Die.
Dr. Block chairs The Health and Empowerment Committee for The National Foundation for Women Legislators, and has served as a peer reviewer for the Agency for Health-Care Policy and Research and the American Academy of Pediatrics for the diagnosis and treatment of ear problems.
Jamie Langston, RN
Jamie Langston R.N. left the fast-paced world of cardiac ICU to serve in community nursing and clinical research. She wanted to become a change agent in what felt like a broken medical system. Langston has seen her own loved ones’ struggle with chronic conditions that weren’t served by conventional care.
Langston’s sense of compassion and advocacy led her to the Institute of Functional Medicine (IFM). IFM courses showed her more effective approaches to managing chronic diseases. Langston experienced health transformation herself, identifying her own root causes through genetic testing, GI mapping, and nutrient testing.