Scientific and Medical Advisors

  • Timothy Block, PhD, Innovator and Advisor

    Dr. Block is Co-Founder and President of the Baruch S. Blumberg Institute and the Hepatitis B Foundation, which established the Institute in 2003 to advance its research mission to find a cure for hepatitis B. He has been involved in hepatitis research for more than 25 years and is internationally recognized for his scholarship and [...]
  • Anand Mehta, DPhil, Innovator, Advisor, Member, Medical Advisory Board

    Dr. Mehta is SmartState Endowed Chair of Proteomic Biomarkers and Professor, Medical University of South Carolina. He received his graduate degree in Biochemistry from the University of Oxford under the supervision of Professor Raymond Dwek and Noble Laureate Baruch Blumberg. While a student at the University of Oxford, Dr. Mehta examined methods by which viruses [...]
  • David Chernoff, MD, Chair, Medical Advisory Board

    Dr. Chernoff has served as acting Chief Medical Officer for several start-up molecular diagnostic companies including XDx, CardioDx, and Tethys Bioscience. Previously, he was Vice President of Corporate Technology at Elan Pharmaceuticals and Medical Director of Chiron Diagnostics, where he played a pivotal role in the development of assays for HIV, HCV, HBV, and CMV. [...]
  • Scott Friedman, MD, Member, Medical Advisory Board

    Scott Friedman is Chief of the Division of Liver Diseases and Dean for Therapeutic Discovery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York and was President of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) in 2009. Dr. Friedman is one of the foremost leaders in the field of liver [...]
  • Douglas Dieterich, MD, Member, Medical Advisory Board

    Douglas Dieterich is Professor of Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York with appointments in the Divisions of Liver Diseases, Gastroenterology and Infectious Diseases, and is the newly appointed Director for the Institute for Liver Medicine at the Mount Sinai Health System. Chronic hepatitis B and C are key focal [...]
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