Ramachandran is Director of the Center for Brain and Cognition and Distinguished Professor with the Psychology Department and Neurosciences Program at the University of California, San Diego, and Adjunct Professor of Biology at the Salk Institute. Ramachandran’s early work was on visual perception, but he is best known for his experiments in behavioral neurology, which, despite their apparent simplicity, have strongly influenced the way we think about the brain. He has been called “The Marco Polo of neuroscience” by Richard Dawkins and “The modern Paul Broca” by Nobel laureate Eric Kandel.
Commander Joseph Dituri is a retired Naval Officer and PhD who enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1985. He served continuously on active service upon various ships and shore stations where he was involved in hyperbaric system maintenance, saturation diving and ship repair. Joseph is a contributing author to Hyperbaric Medical Practice (4th edition), the author of numerous diver-training manuals, a co-author of the book “Tao of Survival Underwater”, as well as the Navy Diving Manual and has been published in several journals including those produced by the Undersea Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS), the American Society of Naval Engineers and American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
In addition to the Doctor of Chiropractic degree, Dr. Dishman was awarded a Master of Science degree in Neurophysiology from the renowned Institute for Sensory Research at Syracuse University. Dr. Dishman is a Diplomate of the International Board of Chiropractic Neurology, and a Fellow of the International Academy of Chiropractic Neurology.
Dr. Le Cara has been a strength and conditioning coach, athletic trainer, and chiropractor for over 20 years. He currently practices in a multi-disciplinary sports medicine setting in University Park, TX where he is a clinic owner and rehabilitation specialist.
Dan Johnston served in the U.S. Army in a variety of clinical, research, operational and educational assignments. He was the first to conduct a nutritional intervention study in Iraq leading to a peer reviewed publication demonstrating the massive epidemic of fatty acid deficiencies in the US, particularly young people.
As an army occupational therapist for more than ten years, Major Erik Johnson was instrumental in the care for service members who had sustained devastating physical, cognitive and mental health injuries during combat operations.
Dr. Alan Goldhamer completed his training as a chiropractor in Oregon and as an osteopathic physician in Sydney Australia. He has been the director of the TrueNorth Health Center in Santa Rosa, California for the past 35 years during which time he has supervised the fasting and care of over 20,000 patients.
Currently CEO and Founder of Somly, a telemedicine company treating insomnia using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Previously developed and managed a sleep research facility that employed sleep and engineering technicians to study the impact that the environment and pain have on human sleep.
A board-certified neurosurgeon and medical acupuncturist who volunteers his service at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD, Dr. Rosenbaum is well respected in the profession and community. In 25 years practicing medicine, he has developed a passion for patient centered, safety focused multimodal health care.
Dr. Seaman is consultant for Anabolic Laboratories and has designed several nutritional supplements. He has authored many articles on the topic of diet, inflammation, and pain.