Leadership Structure 2017-06-26T11:57:18+00:00

Leadership

The Institute is comprised of several boards and committees that drive the institute forward. Committee Member nominations are now being accepted. If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else, please send us an email.

Leadership Team

Daniel Kirsch, PhD, President
Heidi Hanna, PhD, Executive Director
Danielle Boyd, General Manager
Alan Ruth, PhD, Director of International Development

Board of Directors

Paul Rosch, PhD, Chairman
Tracey Kirsch, Board Member
COL (Ret) Kathy T. Platoni, PsyD

Advisory Faculty

Cynthia Ackrill, MD – Wellspark
Herbert Benson, MD – Harvard Medical School
Robert Brooks, PhD – Harvard Medical School
Evian Gordon, MD, PhD – Brain Resource
Bruce McEwen, PhD – Rockefeller University
Srini Pillay, MD – Harvard Medical School

The Founding Board of Trustees

Robert Ader, PhD, Rochester, NY-  Herbert Benson, MD, Boston MA-  Paul A Brown, MD, Upper Saddle River, NJ-  Dennis L. Colacino, PhD, Purchae, NY-  Cary L. Cooper, PhD, Manchester, U.K.-  Norman Cousins, Los Angels, CA-  Micheal E. DeBakey, MD, Houston, TX-  Theodore M. Dembroski, PhD, St. Petersburg, FL-  Edward C. Donovan, Mattapan, MA-  Joel Elkes, MD, Louisville, KY-  Carlton Fredericks, PhD New York, NY-  James Goddard, MD, Stamford, CT-  Senator Barry M. Goldwater, Washington D.C.-  Kenneth Greenspan, MD, New York, NY-  James Goddard, MD, Stamford, CT-  Senator S.I. Hayakawa (Ret.), Mill Valley, CA-  Nelson Hendler, MD, Baltimor, MD-  Thomas H. Holmes, MD, Seattle, WA-  Bob Hope, Palm Springs, CA-  John Laragh, MD, New York, NY-  James L. Lynch, PhD, Baltimore, MD-  James S.J. Manuso, PhD New York, NY-  Lorenz K.Y. Ng, MD, Washington D.C.-  Peter Nixon, FRCP, London, UK-  Kenneth R. Pelletier, PhD, Berkeley, CA-  Paul J. Rosch, MD, Yonkers, NY-  Ray H. Rosenman, MD, Menio Park, CA-  Henry Russek, MD, Boca Raton, FL-  Sidney Scherlis, MD, Towson, MD- Marcy J.T. Smith, MS, RN, Barnstable, MA- Robert H. Spencer, New York, NY-  Marvin Stein, MD, New York, NY-  Charles F. Stroebel, PhD, MD, Hartford, CT-  Charles Swencionis, PhD, New York, NY-  Alvin Toffler, New York, NY