Scientific Advisory Board

Prof. R. Beliveau, MD, University of Quebec, Canada

Director of the Proteomic Canada project, Director of two laboratories (over 50 research workers), Professor of Medicine at the University of Quebec, Canada. Internationally recognized for his expertise in oncology, angiogenesis and Alzheimer disease.

Prof. M. Carrier MD, University of Montreal, Canada

Past Director of the Department of Surgery at the Montreal Heart Institute, Canada. Professor of Medicine. International recognition for his expertise in cardiovascular medicine.

Prof. W.M. Chilian, MD, New Orleans University, New w Orleans, USA

Past President of the Cardiovascular Section of the American Society of Physiology. Professor of Medicine and Head of the Department of Physiology, New Orleans University, USA. Internationally known for his expertise in vascular and cardiac physiology.

Dr. Benoît Dubuis, chem Ing ETH, Ph.D, Dean of School of Life Sciences, Switzerland

Executive and Advisor, School of Management, EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland). Co-founder of Eclosion, the first Swiss Life Sciences Seed-Fund and Incubator. Advisor to various leading Pharmaceutical and Biotech companies; upper management experience with leading companies, including Ciba-Geigy and Lonza and current presidency of BioAlps.

Prof J.L Reid MD, University of Glasgow, Scotland

Head of Division of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences at the Gardiner Institute of the University of Glasgow

Prof. Berthold Seitz, MD Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

Head of the Cornea and Refractive Surgery Section at Erlangen and member of the European Board of Ophthalmology Examination. Also Professor of Ophthalmology at Erlangen, and head of the Erlangen Eye Bank. Professor Seitz is a Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the DOG (German Ophthalmic Society) and is a referee and/or member of the editorial board for over 20 Journals, including The Lancet since 2003 and Ophthalmology since 2004.

Prof. Rodney (Rod) Stephen Taylor, Ph.D Universities of Exeter & Plymouth, United Kingdom

Professor in Health Services Research & Scientific Director of Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit Peninsula Medical School at Universities of Exeter & Plymouth. Expert in Medical Statistics, Health Technology Assessments, Meta-Analysis, and Health Services Research; has authored or co-authored some 140 publications. Professor Taylor is an expert in clinical trial design and is a referee and/or member of the editorial board for over 18 Journals including the International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care and the Cochrane Statistics Working Group.

Prof. Paul Vanhoutte, MD, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

World expert in vascular physiology and pharmacology. Professor of Medicine. Currently Invited Distinguished Professor at the University of Hong Kong in charge of R&D. Head of Worldwide Research at the Servier International Research Center in Paris for more than ten years. Publication of more than 680 scientific papers in the most prestigious journals.