Meet our team

Stephen Pandol, M.D.

Stephen Pandol, M.D.

Co-Founder, Chief Medical Director

Professor of Medicine, UCLA; Director, Basic and Translational Pancreas Research, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; President of the American Pancreatic Association from 2013-2014;

Chief Editor for Frontiers in Gastrointestinal Sciences, past Associate Editor for the American Journal of Physiology, Author of over 200 publications, including “The Exocrene Pancreas”, and 5 patents.

B.S. University of California, Davis;  M.D.  Saint Louis University Medical School

Bonn Macy

Bonn Macy

Co-Founder, CEO

Former management consultant with McKinsey & Co. and BoozAllen; 15+ years experience in Strategy, corporate planning, finance & economics; US Presidential appointee, 1997-2001. Founder & Director, Startup Santa Fe and Startup New Mexico.  Startup advisor and mentor.

B.S., M.S. Columbia University; M.Sc. London School of Economics

Janine Lehmann

Janine Lehmann

Co-Founder, Product Director

Co-Founder and Art Director, Trend Magazine for over 15 years.  Co-Founder, H-Haus, a sustainable, modern modular architecture startup.

Experience & expertise in operations, advertising, marketing and design.

B.A.  Hunter College, New York City

Pedro Tetteroo, Ph.D.

Pedro Tetteroo, Ph.D.

Advisor

Former General Manager and VP, Centocor (Johnson & Johnson), the Netherlands. Pedro was instrumental is transforming Centocor from a start-up biotech company to a full commercial – FDA approved – production and supply chain organization, including acquisition by Johnson & Johnson. He was responsible for bringing the blockbuster drug, Remicade, to market.

Executive Coach, biotech startup mentor. Boards: Leiden Bio Science Park and Postdoc Career Development Initiative (Netherlands).

Hongxiang Hui, M.D., Ph.D.

Hongxiang Hui, M.D., Ph.D.

Advisor

Dr. Hui is an expert on metabolic diseases, oncology and wellness. He is Director and Prof of the International Metabolic Medicine
Center at China Southern Medical University; research scientist at UCLA ; Chief Science Officer for a Hong Kong public company, and
Director of the America Realyoung Institute for Advanced Medicine.

Dr. Hui has published more than 150 papers and awarded a dozen patents on metabolic and cancer studies. He is also Associate editor of
Pancreas and Frontiers in Gastrointestinal Science and Executive Chairman of scientific advisory board of The Pacific-Asia Precision
Medicine Forum.

Ravinder Abrol, Ph.D.

Ravinder Abrol, Ph.D.

Advisor

Faculty, California State University, Northridge
Formerly, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Department of Medicine and Department of Biomedical Sciences; Director of Biomacromolecular
Simulations, Materials & Process Simulation Center at Caltech.

Editor, International Journal of Chemical Physics, and Journal of Biophysics; Assoc Editor, Frontiers in Physiology.

Expertise: Molecular Pharmacology, GPCR’s, Receptor Pharmacology, Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action.

Yuan-Ping Han, Ph.D.

Yuan-Ping Han, Ph.D.

Advisor

Professor of Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China;
Visiting Faculty: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

Formerly, Faculty, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Southern California Research Center for Alcoholic Liver and Pancreatic Diseases and USC Research Center for Liver Diseases, Keck School of Medicine at Univerity of Southern California.