Dr. Puya Yazdi is a physician scientist with 14+ years of experience in clinical medicine, life sciences, biotechnology, and nutraceuticals.
As a physician scientist with expertise in genomics, biotechnology, and nutraceuticals, he has made it his mission to bring precision medicine to the bedside and help transform healthcare in the 21st century. He received his undergraduate education at the University of California at Irvine, a Medical Doctorate from the University of Southern California, and was a Resident Physician at Stanford University. He then proceeded to serve as a Clinical Fellow of The California Institute of Regenerative Medicine at The University of California at Irvine, where he conducted research of stem cells, epigenetics, and genomics. He was also a Medical Director for Cyvex Nutrition before serving as president of Systomic Health, a biotechnology consulting agency, where he served as an expert on genomics and other high-throughput technologies. His previous clients include Allergan, Caladrius Biosciences, and Omega Protein. He has a history of peer-reviewed publications, intellectual property discover (patents etc.), clinical trial design, and a thorough knowledge of the regulatory landscape in biotechnology. He will be leading our entire scientific and medical teams in addition to developing and guiding our intellectual property strategy, discovery, and acquisitions departments.
Favorite biohacks: Avocado Soybean Unsaponifiables, Intermittent fasting, Caffeine, low carb diets.
Role: Chief Science Officer