David O. Wiebers, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Chairman
Dr. Wiebers is Professor of Neurology Emeritus and former Division Chair at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, where he was a leading clinician, teacher, and clinical researcher.
He also served as Director of the Mayo Stroke Center and consultant in Clinical Epidemiology at Mayo.
He has been a visiting professor at 77 academic medical centers in 17 countries and has authored more than 340 scientific articles, five medical textbooks, and two books for the general public.
He has managed multiple large NIH-funded research grants, including the International Study of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms involving 61 clinical centers in 14 countries.
has had a leading role in medical practice, epidemiological, and research initiatives in several countries including the Soviet Union, Russia, Vietnam, New Zealand, and Switzerland.
has been the recipient of 22 international and 55 U.S. awards for scientific and medical achievement and recently received the Distinguished Career Award from the Mayo
is referenced in Who's Who in America and Who's Who in the World.
Dr. Wiebers has also served as Chair of the Board of Directors of The Humane Society of the United States, the world's largest animal protection organization, based in Washington, D.C.; and is a member of the Board of Directors of the World Society for the Protection of Animals, based in London, England.