Scientific Advisors & Leadership Team

The Lifeforce model was developed in partnership with experts in optimizing health, performance, and longevity.

Scientific Advisory Board

Our Scientific Advisory Board, comprised of medical doctors, scientists, and researchers, help guide our thinking around the latest research and product innovation at Lifeforce.

Mark Hyman

Dr. Mark Hyman

Advisor

  • Functional Medicine
  • Nutrition

Dr. Mark Hyman is the Head of Strategy and Innovation of the Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine, a practicing family physician, and an internationally recognized leader, speaker, educator, and advocate in the field of functional medicine. He is a 14-time New York Times bestselling author, and Board President for Clinical Affairs for The Institute for Functional Medicine. Dr. Hyman has testified before the Senate Working Group on healthcare reform on functional medicine. He has consulted with the surgeon general on diabetes prevention and presented at the Clinton Global Initiative, as well as with the World Economic Forum on global health issues. He is the winner of the Linus Pauling Award and the Nantucket Project Award.

Placing too much emphasis on a yes/no diagnosis, meaning you either have a disease or you don't, can lead even the most well-meaning physicians to miss underlying causes and early warning signs of illness.

Fatima Cody Stanford

Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford

Advisor

  • Obesity Medicine
  • Healthcare Policy

An obesity medicine physician scientist at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford received her BS and MPH from Emory University as a MLK Scholar, her MD from the Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine as a Stoney Scholar, and her MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government as a Zuckerman Fellow in the Harvard Center for Public Leadership. She completed her Obesity Medicine & Nutrition Fellowship at MGH/HMS and her internal medicine and pediatrics residency at the University of South Carolina. She has served as a health communications fellow at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and as a behavioral sciences intern at the American Cancer Society.

Dr. Stanford was the recipient of the American Medical Association (AMA) Inspirational Physician Award, The American College of Physicians (ACP) Joseph E. Johnson Leadership Award, and the Massachusetts ACP’s Young Leadership Award, to name a few. She was also the 2017 recipient of the Harvard Medical School Amos Diversity Award and Massachusetts Medical Society Award for Women’s Health.

Obesity is a multifactorial disorder with genetics, environment, development, and behavior all playing a role, but a lot of people underemphasize genetics. We know that weight is more inheritable than height.

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Dr. Rudolph Tanzi

Advisor

  • Neurological Health
  • Longevity
  • Genetics

Dr. Rudolph Tanzi serves as the Joseph P. and Rose F. Kennedy Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School and is the Vice-Chair of Neurology, Director of the Genetics and Aging Research Unit, and Co-Director of the McCance Center for Brain Health at Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Tanzi served on the team that was the first to find a disease gene (Huntington’s disease) using human genetic markers, helping to launch the field of neurogenetics. Dr. Tanzi has published over 500 research papers and has received the highest awards in his field, including the Metropolitan Life Foundation Award, Potamkin Prize, Ronald Reagan Award, Silver Innovator Award, and the Smithsonian American Ingenuity Award, the top national award for invention and innovation. Dr. Tanzi was named to TIME Magazine’s list of TIME100 Most Influential People in the World.

If you want to know what your thoughts were like in the past, look at your body today. If you want to know what your body will be like in the future, look at your thoughts today.

Kathryn Rexrode

Dr. Kathryn Rexrode

Advisor

  • Women’s Health
  • Cardiovascular Health
  • Hormone Optimization

Dr. Kathryn Rexrode is the Chief of the Division of Women’s Health in the Department of Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) and an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Rexrode has broad and deep research experience in women’s health, with particular expertise in cardiovascular disease in women. She leads multiple grants from the National Institute of Health and is the author of more than 250 research publications. Dr. Rexrode also leads the Office of Women’s Careers in the Center for Diversity and Inclusion at BWH where she works to advance gender equity, diversity, and inclusion. Dr. Rexrode practices as a primary care physician at the Gretchen and Edward Fish Center for Women’s Health at BWH.

As a clinical researcher and a primary care physician with expertise in women's health, my goal is to help women lead healthier and happier lives. Lifeforce leverages data and coaching to help women optimize their health and wellbeing.

Hector Lopez

Dr. Hector Lopez

Scientific and Innovation Advisor

  • Supplement Safety
  • Nutritional Biochemistry

Dr. Hector Lopez is recognized for applying his uniquely diverse background in PM&R, spine and sports medicine, exercise science, nutritional biochemistry, metabolism, and clinical research. Dr. Lopez is the Chief Medical and Partner of Center for Applied Health Sciences, a multidisciplinary clinical research organization, and Founding Partner of Supplement Safety Solutions, a comprehensive Nutravigilance, adverse event and cGMP regulatory compliance consulting company. Dr. Lopez’s is a highly sought after research, product innovation, safety and regulatory key opinion leader in nutra-biosciences, dietary supplements, medical foods/ beverage industries. Dr. Lopez is also a world-renowned recognized consultant to professional athletes from the NFL, NBA, and MLB.

We’re not here to turn back the hands of time and take you from your 50-year-old listless self to the 20-year-old you. But we know that maintaining optimal hormone levels can help someone who is looking to perform at their peak for their age and stay as vital as possible for as long as possible.

Founders & Leadership

Lifeforce was founded by leaders in medicine, technology, science, business, and sport, all united by a mission to improve the quality of midlife.

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Tony Robbins

Founder

Tony Robbins is an entrepreneur, #1 NY Times bestselling author, philanthropist, and the nation’s #1 life & business strategist. For more than four and a half decades, millions of people have enjoyed the warmth, humor, and transformational power of Tony’s business and personal development events. He has been honored by Accenture as one of the “Top 50 Business Intellectuals in the World,” by Harvard Business Press as one of the “Top 200 Business Gurus,” and by American Express as one of the “Top Six Business Leaders in the World.” Through his partnership with Feeding America, Robbins has provided over 600 million meals in the last six years and he is on track to provide one billion meals by 2025.

So many people have reached out wanting to take proactive steps about their health but don't know where to start. We built Lifeforce to be a trusted guide — a single, integrated solution that makes it easy to optimize your vitality and longevity.

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Dr. Peter Diamandis

Founder

An MIT-trained molecular biologist and Harvard-trained medical doctor, Peter H. Diamandis is the founder and executive chairman of the XPRIZE Foundation, which leads the world in designing and operating large-scale incentive competitions. He is also the executive founder of Singularity University, a graduate-level Silicon Valley institution that counsels the world's leaders on exponentially growing technologies, as well as Vice Chairman of Cellularity Inc. and Human Longevity, Inc., two companies focused on applying exponential technology to improve lifespan.

We’re at a point where regular people can access the tools to actually track their bodies and stop guessing about what they need, right from their homes. Lifeforce is the operating system to help you achieve your peak.

Vinita Tandon

Dr. Vinita Tandon

Medical Director

Dr. Vinita Tandon is a board certified endocrinologist, national medical director, and scientific researcher. Dr. Tandon graduated magna cum laude from Boston University, where she also earned her doctorate and focused her research on the effects of hormones on organ health, diabetes, and sexual function. Dr. Tandon earned her endocrinology fellowship at Harbor UCLA Medical Center, while pursuing postgraduate training and research at University of Southern California Medical Center, Boston Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School.

People are becoming less tolerant of the conventional aging process. They still want to maximize their potential. They are out there in their 40s, 50s, 60s, living full and demanding lives. It's pretty amazing to see the role that hormone optimization can play in that.

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Dugal Bain

Founder

Dugal Bain is an Australian-born technology and healthcare executive who has held leadership positions in finance, management consulting, and healthcare technology across three continents. Most recently, Bain was Vice President of Operational Excellence for Included Health, a national telehealth company serving over five million members across the United States. Bain holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge and degrees in Finance, American History, and Political Science from the University of Queensland.

The 30’s, 40’s, 50’s are now years of growth, achievement, and exploration. Yet, we all still struggle with age-related declines in physical and mental performance. The difference is that today we are at a point where millions of people can access science-backed tools to perform better and live longer and do in a way that actually fits in with everything else they have going on.

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Dr. Kerri Masutto, MD

VP Clinical Operations

Dr. Kerri Masutto is a board certified internal medicine doctor and experienced healthcare technology executive. Dr. Masutto received her Medical Doctor from the University of Illinois, along with a degree in molecular and cellular biology. Dr. Masutto was previously National Medical Director for Parsley Health and VP of Clinical Operations for Calibrate, two high-growth healthcare technology companies.

People are used to shrugging their shoulders and accepting performance declines as an inevitability of age. When they see what they are experiencing reflected in actual data, and they learn there are actions they can take, it's incredibly empowering.

Joel Jackson

Joel Jackson

Founder

Joel Jackson is a Canadian entrepreneur and executive who has led technology organizations across healthcare, consumer goods, and wellness. Most recently, Joel was CTO of Upgrade Labs, a personal optimization and recovery company based in Santa Monica, California. Prior to Upgrade Labs, Joel led the engineering team for The Honest Company, a direct-to-consumer company focused on improving the health and sustainability of baby products.

We’re taking that burden off people’s shoulders and giving them a trusted guide. Delivering one integrated system on top of a digital platform that makes it easy for our members to use actual insights to be proactive about how they want to live through these rich decades.