Medical Advisory Board

Medical Advisor - David Zhang, M.D., PH. D., MPH

Dr. Zhang is the current Director of the Molecular Pathology Laboratory in the Department of Pathology at The Mount Sinai Medical Center located in New York. He is also a Professor in the Departments of Pathology and Oncological Sciences at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He has formal training in Internal Medicine, Medical Genetics, Microbiology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cytopathology and Occupational and Environmental Medicine. He is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, Cytopathology, Molecular Genetic Pathology and Occupational and Environmental Medicine. With Mount Sinai Dr. Zhang has received over a dozen patents for his work on Nucleic Acid Amplification. He is well published in prestigious medical journals and medical books as well as being an active lecturer. Dr. Zhang is on the Editorial board of the Journal of Molecular Biomarkers and Diagnosis, a Team Leader for Clinical Laboratory Inspections for the College of American Pathologists, a member of NIH/NCI Study sections, on the Advisory Board for Roche Diagnostics and the former President of the American Chinese Physician Association. Dr. Zhang received his MD and MS from the Norman Bethune University of Medical Sciences in Changchun, China, his Ph.D., from the School of Medicine at New York University and his MPH from the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

Medical Advisor - Louis Rose, M.D.

Dr. Rose is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who is an Associate Professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Cornell Weill Medical Center and serves on the Board of the New York Presbyterian Health Care System. He is the founder and executive medical director of Throgs Neck Multi Care as well as the past president of the Bronx County Medical Society. Dr. Rose's hospital affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center, Sound Shore Medical Center and St. Joseph's Medical Center. He is the current Chief of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at St. Joseph's and the former Chairman of the Board for Westchester Square Hospital. In addition he was the founding partner of SunSmart Inc. acquired by BASF in 2000. SunSmart pioneered chemical research of zinc oxide for which it received multiple patents for its conversion from white to clear without disrupting its sun protecting ability across all three UV bands. The company then "micronized" the particle for surface suspension on the skin. The trademarked name "Z-Cote" is an industry standard used in sun screens and cosmetic products around the world. Dr Rose serves as a consultant to numerous publicly traded companies and is a frequent guest on nationally televised shows such as "The Doctors." Dr. Rose received his Bachelor of Science from C.W. Post College and his M.D. from Rutgers University Medical School.