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Theraworx® has established a team of professionals to support and advise the continued development and strategy of our product line. We are honored to work with the following team:

Medical Advisory Board Background

Internal Medicine 90
Infectious Disease 95
Dermatology 85
Urology 75

Our Valuable Medical Advisory Board

Dr. Peter M. EliasM.D.
Peter M. Elias, M.D. is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Dermatology at the University of California San Francisco, and a Staff Physician at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco. He received his medical degree from the University of California San Francisco and trained in dermatology at Harvard University. Dr. Elias has authored or co-authored over 600 peer-reviewed scientific articles and innumerable review articles; and he has edited or co-authored three books on the subject of the skin barrier in health and disease. He is an invited speaker at national and international scientific meetings; and has been a consultant to the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries.

Dr. Elias was elected to memberships in the American Society for Clinical Investigation and the American Association of Professors. He is the recipient of many honors, including the William Montagna and the Kligman-Frost Awards from the Society of Investigative Dermatology.

Dr. Elias has devoted his research program to elucidating multiple aspects of epidermal biology, focusing primarily on the skin’s permeability barrier, as well as its other protective functions. All of his research ultimately is aimed at improving the care of dermatology patients through a better understanding of disease-causing mechanisms and through the development of novel therapies, with improved safety profiles, aimed at counteracting pathological processes.

Charles G. FriedmanChemist
Mr. Friedman received his Bachelors in Biology and Chemistry in 1976 from Montclair State College in Upper Montclair, New Jersey. With over 45 years’ experience in personal care product development, Mr. Friedman held various positions with leading cosmetic companies. He was the Senior Chemist and Director of Skin Care at Almay, the Senior Chemist at Estee Lauder, and the Director of Research Services at Revlon. From 1994-2003, Charles was the Scientific Director of Burt’s Bees.

Products Mr. Friedman created have won numerous accolades during his career, including an award for “Healthiest Cleanser”, by Health Magazine, for Burt’s Bees Orange Essence Cleansing Cream, in November 1999, as well as the Formulation Award, by the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMD), for “Lindi Face Wash”, a gentle cleanser for skin undergoing chemotherapy, in 2009. In 1985 he was issued a patent for “Makeup with evaporating oil phase” as well as other significant accomplishments.

Dr. William HickersonM.D.
Memphis Medical Center Professor, Plastic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis; Chief of Burn Surgery, College of Medicine.
Dr. Leslie BaumannM.D.
Internationally renowned board-certified dermatologist, New York Times best-selling author, media personality and lecturer, and CEO of Baumann Cosmetic & Research Institute – a full-service research, educational and medical services facility serving the cosmetic, pharmaceutical and healthcare industries.
Dr. Sergio Gugisch Moreira, Jr.M.D.
East Texas UroCenter, Diplomat of the American Board of Urology (March 2007); Member of Board of Urology for Brazilian Medical Association and Brazilian Urologic Society.
Jack BrittPhD
Former COO and EVP University of Tennessee, Oakridge Laboratories, Executive Director North Carolina Biotechnology Center, Associate Dean North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine