ADVISORY BOARD

Michael Ryan, MHA, FACHE, FACHT: Chairman
Mike is a former hospital, health system, health-tech CEO with 35 years healthcare
experience within the largest health systems in the United States including Ascension, HCA, HealthTrust, Team Health and TransCare. He is Chairman, Executive Impact Group http://www.execimpactgroup.com/ an international healthcare advisory firm. Mike has collaborated with thousands of founders, venture capitalist, boards of directors and family offices in scaling hundreds of companies including eight (8) unicorns. Executive Chairman, CEO Advisor, board member, CEO for 25+ years at technology, healthcare & consulting companies. Expertise in starting, growing, leading, advising & guiding 500+ companies in Internet, healthcare & technology. Served on 60+ board of directors in 35 years.
Serve as Strategic Advisor, board and interim leadership roles to startup, growt and ventured backed companies globally.
Operational assignments:
• EIG Capital, (Executive Chairman)
• Mira (CEO Advisor)
• CognitiveCare, (Executive Chairman)
• Peerwell, (Head Strategic Partnerships + Advisor)
• Targeted Instant Communications, (Chairman)
• Bellybaloo (CEO)
• EnerLook Healthcare Solutions, (CEO)
• Healthcare.com, (CEO Advisor, Advisory Board)
• HealthOnline, (Founder, VP Sales)
• COR Advisors, (Founder/Managing Partner)
• Zoom (NASDQ: ZM $40B Market Cap), (CEO Advisor)
• The Real (NASDQ: REAL $2B Market Cap) (CEO Advisor)
• DrugStore.com (Strategic Advisor) 8th Largest online retail pharmacy
• LiveRamp (NASDQ: RAMP $2B Market Cap) Co-Founder/CTO Advisor)
• SmartNomad, (CEO Advisor)
He serves as Chair, UCSF DOCSF Advisory Board Which recently hosted the COVID19: Orthopaedic Response with American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons with 6,000+ viewers.
He has served as Chairman, of the American Red Cross of Louisiana as well as President of American Hospital Association's https://www.aha.org/ regional societies in DC, MD,
VA and LA, MS, AR, TX. He has been a Fellow and served on the American College of Healthcare Executives National Board of Regents https://www.ache.org/, its CEO
Committee and founding board member of the California Association of Healthcare Leaders. He received his masters in health services management from The School of Business, The George Washington University and BA fin International Relations from Regis University. He is a former member of the National Institutes of Health Biomedical Committee and served as a White House Intern.
Dr Okey Nwanyanwu, CEO Fast Forward Africa
Dr. Okechukwu Nwanyanwu is a world class Epidemiologist with over 35 years’ experience in public health, infectious diseases, executive management and organizational development. He has worked with governments on both national and international levels and has over 100 scientific publications. Dr. Nwanyanwu has focused on building sustainable health systems in several countries in Africa and the Caribbean. He currently lends his expertise to improving healthcare policies, market strategies, project implementation and infrastructure development. He has served as a Strategic and Medical Planner for hospitals and medical universities in Nigeria. He has acted as the United States Center for Disease Control (CDC) Country Director in Nigeria, South Africa, the Chief of the Party for the CDC Global AIDS Program in Guyana, the USAID Chief of Health, Population and Nutrition in Mozambique, and the Technical Advisor, Government of Malawi Ministry of Health and USAID in Malawi. Dr. Nwanyanwu has served as the Senior Advisor for the Department of Health and Human Services, the Epidemiologist Director for the CDC, an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer for the CDC. He has lectured and taught in several universities within the US including Texas A&M University. Dr. Nwanyanwu earned his Doctor of Public Healthy from the University of Texas – School of Public Health and his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of South Carolina. He is also a certified Center for Disease Control Epidemic Intelligence Officer.
He serves as Chair, UCSF DOCSF Advisory Board Which recently hosted the COVID19: Orthopaedic Response with American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons with 6,000+ viewers.
He has served as Chairman, of the American Red Cross of Louisiana as well as President of American Hospital Association's https://www.aha.org/ regional societies in DC, MD, VA and LA, MS, AR, TX. He has been a Fellow and served on the American College of
Healthcare Executives National Board of Regents https://www.ache.org/, its CEO Committee and founding board member of the California Association of Healthcare Leaders. He received his masters in health services management from The School of Business, The George Washington University and BA fin International Relations from Regis University. He is a former member of the National Institutes of Health Biomedical Committee and served as a White House Intern.
Prof Jeremy Cummin, Member of the Royal Society of Medicine and a Fellow of British Computer Society
A serial entrepreneur, professional consultant and mentor with over thirty years operating businesses designing and implementing digital healthcare products and services, and extensive knowledge of the healthcare informatics sector. Jeremy has several startups and disposals to his credit and is experienced in the creation, operation and disposal of health-related technology businesses. Previous clients include NHS Trusts, various public and private healthcare providers, The British Prime Minister’s Office, The UK Cabinet Office, pharmaceutical companies, private equity companies and a range of public and private enterprises within the UK and overseas. Jeremy is a member of the Royal Society of Medicine. Fellow of the British Computer Society and Honorary Professor of Digital Healthcare at De Montfort University.
Prof Joakim Bergström, Chief Medical Officer (Medical Board)
A preclinical specialist in Neurobiology, Prof. Joakim Bergström is a principal investigator at the Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University with a specific research interest in disease aetiology, biomarkers, and antibody-based therapies of neurodegenerative disorders. He earned his PhD in experimental pathology at the Department of Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala
University, Sweden studying protein folding disorders. The main topic of his research has been the development of monoclonal and polyclonal antibodies to study proteins linked to human protein folding disorders such as Parkinson’s disease and transthyretin-related hereditary amyloidosis.
Dr Haidar Hassan DDS, MRCPS (Glasg), RCS (Eng), MFGDP RCS (Eng), MSc Imp, MSc Med, PhD - Medical Compliance and Ethical Board
Dr Hassan graduated from the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, and went on to complete two master's degrees - one in oral implants in Spain and the other in aesthetic medicine in the UK. He has since completed PhD in oral microbiology and immunology, which was awarded in Sweden. Dr Hassan is a senior clinical lecturer at the European Oral Implantology MSc Program at University King Juan Carlos, Madrid and a substantive clinical lecturer and module lead in aesthetic medicine, Centre for Cell Biology & Cutaneous Research, Blizzard Institute, Queen Mary University of London.
He is a visiting clinical researcher at the Department of Natural Sciences, Faculty of Science and Technology, Middlesex University (London). His research has been published in various peer-reviewed journals and he frequently attends and speaks at oral research congresses and aesthetic medicine meetings. His areas of research interests are oral microbiology, peri-implantitis, regenerative treatments/materials and platelet-based growth factors such as PRF/PRP.
Dr Hans Marchner, Chief Medical Compliance Officer
Dr Hans Marchner, has more than 30 yrs experience of pre-clinical toxicology risk evaluation, risk mitigation and safety assessment of pharmaceutical projects in various positions at AstraZeneca and 10 years of experience as senior director, general toxicology sciences, with the responsibility for development applied science and pre-clinical safety documentation. He is currently acting as the senior advisor at Toxicology Team Sweden AB, a consultancy organisation offering specialised toxicology expertise to the pharmaceutical and chemical industry.