Scientific Advisory Board Members

Örn Adalsteinsson, PhD
is chairman of the Life Extension® Scientific Advisory board. He holds a master’s and doctorate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). He has specialized in human therapeutics including vaccines, monoclonal antibodies, product development, nutraceuticals, formulations, artificial intelligence, hormones, and nutritional supplementation. He has also authored articles and contributed to peer-reviewed publications and served as an editor for the Journal of Medicinal Food.

Richard Black, DO
is a dedicated nuclear medicine physician practicing as an independent contractor out of Cleveland Ohio. Dr. Black is board certified in internal medicine and nuclear medicine, and is licensed to practice medicine in multiple states throughout the United States.

John Boik, PhD
is the author of two books on cancer therapy, Cancer and Natural Medicine (1996) and Natural Compounds in Cancer Therapy (2001). He obtained his doctorate at the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences with research at the MD Anderson Cancer Center, focusing on screening models to identify promising new anticancer drugs. He conducted his postdoctoral training at Stanford University Department of Statistics.

Aubrey de Grey, PhD
is a biomedical gerontologist and Editor-in-Chief of Rejuvenation Research, the world’s highest-impact peer-reviewed journal focused on intervention in aging. He received his BA and PhD from the University of Cambridge in 1985 and 2000, respectively. Dr. de Grey is a Fellow of both the Gerontological Society of America and the American Aging Association and sits on the editorial and scientific advisory boards of numerous journals and organisations.

Frank Eichhorn, MD
is a urologist specialising in prostate cancer for 10 years. He has a private practice in Bad Reichenhall, Germany, and is a prostate cancer consultant at the Urologische Klinik Castringius, Planegg, Munich. In his integrative approach to prostate cancer he is working together with an international network of experts to improve treatment outcomes for prostate cancer patients with a special focus on natural and transnational medicine.

Deborah F. Harding, MD
is founder of the Harding Anti-Aging Center. She is double board-certified in internal medicine and sleep disorder medicine. She also earned the Cenegenics certification in age management medicine. She is a faculty member of the new University of Central Florida Medical School.

Steven B. Harris, MD
is president and director of research at Critical Care Research, a company that grew out of 21st Century Medicine in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. Dr. Harris participates in groundbreaking hypothermia, cryothermia, and ischemia research. His research interests include antioxidant and dietary-restriction effects in animals and humans.

Sandra C. Kaufmann, MD
is a fellowship trained and board certified paediatric anesthesiologist as well as the Chief of Anaesthesia at the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood, Florida. She is the founder of The Kaufmann Anti-Aging Institute and the author of the book The Kaufmann Protocol: Why we Age and How to Stop It (2018). Her expertise is in the practical application of anti-aging research.

Peter H. Langsjoen, MD, FACC
is a cardiologist specialising in congestive heart failure, primary and statin-induced diastolic dysfunction, and other heart diseases. A leading authority on coenzyme Q10, Dr. Langsjoen has been involved with its clinical application since 1983. He is a founding member of the executive committee of the International Coenzyme Q10 Association, a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, and a member of numerous other medical associations.

Dipnarine Maharaj, MD, MB, ChB, FRCP (Glasgow), FRCP (Edinburgh), FRCPath., FACP
Dr. Dipnarine Maharaj is the Medical Director of the South Florida Bone Marrow Stem Cell Transplant Institute and is regarded as one of the world’s foremost experts on adult stem cells. He received his medical degree in 1978 from the University of Glasgow Medical School, Scotland. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine and Hematology at the University’s Royal Infirmary.

Ralph W. Moss, PhD
is the author of books such as Antioxidants Against CancerCancer TherapyQuestioning Chemotherapy, and The Cancer Industry, as well as the award-winning PBS documentary “The Cancer War.” Dr. Moss has independently evaluated the claims of various cancer treatments and currently directs The Moss Reports, an updated library of detailed reports on more than 200 varieties of cancer diagnoses.

Michael D. Ozner, MD, FACC, FAHA
is a board certified cardiologist who specialises in cardiovascular disease prevention. He serves as medical director for the Cardiovascular Prevention Institute of South Florida and is a noted national speaker on heart disease prevention. Dr. Ozner is also author of The Great American Heart HoaxThe Complete Mediterranean Diet and Heart Attack Proof. For more information visit

Jonathan V. Wright, MD
is medical director of the Tahoma Clinic in Tukwila, WA. He received his MD from the University of Michigan and has taught natural biochemical medical treatments since 1983. Dr. Wright pioneered the use of bioidentical estrogens and DHEA in daily medical practice. He has authored or co-authored 14 books, selling over 1.5 million copies.

Xiaoxi Wei, PhD
is a chemist expert in supramolecular assembly and development of synthetic transmembrane nanopores with distinguished selectivity via biomimetic nanoscience. She has expertise in ion channel function and characterization. She founded X-Therma Inc., a company developing a radical new highway towards nontoxic, hyper-effective antifreeze agents to fight unwanted ice formation in regenerative medicine and reduce mechanical icing.