Founder & Director
Sayer Ji is a widely recognized researcher, author, and lecturer, an advisory board member of the National Health Federation, Steering Committee Member of the Global GMO Free Coalition (GGFC),
and the founder of the world's most widely referenced, evidence-based natural health resource of its kind. He founded Greenmedinfo.com in 2008 in order to provide the world an open access, evidence-based resource supporting natural and integrative modalities.
Sayer's work has been published in various online and print publications, including Truthout, The Wellbeing Journal, Mercola.com, The Journal of Gluten Sensitivity.
Sayer attended Rutgers University, where he studied under the American philosopher Dr. Bruce W. Wilshire, with a focus on the philosophy of science, receiving a BA degree in Philosophy in 1995. [View thesis here]
In 1996, following residency at the Zen Mountain Monastery in upstate New York, he embarked on a 5 year journey of service as a counselor-teacher and wilderness therapy specialist for various organizations serving underprivileged and/or adjudicated populations, from the Princeton-Blairstown Center (NJ), the Mayhew Foundation (NH) and Eckerd Youth Alternatives (FL). Since 2003, Sayer has served as a patient advocate and an educator and consultant for the natural products industry and health and wellness field.
Kelly Brogan, M.D. is allopathically and holistically trained in the care of women at all stages of the reproductive cycle experiencing mood and anxiety symptoms, including premenstrual dysphoria (PMDD), pregnancy and postpartum symptomatology, as well as menopause-related illness. Her Functional Medicine approach is marked by a passion for identifying root causes of illness - genetic susceptibility and its interplay with nutritional, immunological, neuroendocrine, and hormonal imbalances. To this end, treatment involves dietary modification, nutritional supplementation/
View her writings on GreenMedInfo.com
Dr. Derrick DeSilva, M.D. is a practicing Internist at the Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, NJ.
He is on the teaching faculty at JFK Medical Center in Edison, NJ, Derrick DeSilva Jr., M.D. has lectured on various topics in medicine, nationally and internationally, and is a member of the following associations:
- The American Medical Association
- The Society of Internal Medicine
- Past President of the American Nutraceutical Association
- Chairman of Age Management Medicine Conference
Derrick DeSilva Jr., M.D. has his own radio talk show called "Ask the Doctor" , which airs on WCTC Radio in New Jersey (1450 AM),as well as his own television show, "To Your Health", which airs on News 12 New Jersey. He has also authored and published the following books:
- Coping with Lyme Disease - published by Henry Holt, 1993
- Ask the Doctor - published by Interweave Press, 1997
Besides radio, his national television exposure has been attained in hosting medical segments on CNN and appearing as a guest on numerous national television programs, including ABC Night Line. Derrick DeSilva Jr., M.D. has been instrumental in the formulation of over 100 different natural products and has been honored with the following recognition:
- Named by New York Magazine (June 2001) as One of the Best Doctors in New York Metro Area
- Named by New Jersey Monthly Magazine (Nov. 2001) as One of The Best Doctors in New Jersey
- Beginning in November 1996 through August 2008, was named by Castle Connolly publishing as one of the best Doctor's in the NY Metropolitan area.
Advisory Board Member
Scott C. Tips, JD, is the editor of Health Freedom News, President and Legal Counsel for the National Health Federation.
Born and reared in Texas, Scott C. Tips moved to California where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of California at Los Angeles. Scott then went to Paris to study French and history at the Sorbonne (Paris I and Paris IV).
Scott then was admitted into and attended the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall). At Boalt Hall, he was one of the few law students accepted onto the California Law Review, where he became its Managing Editor and helped to bring that journal back on schedule. After three years of study, Scott obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from Boalt Hall and then quickly took and passed the California Bar Exam.
A California-licensed attorney, he has specialized in food-and-drug law and trademark law, but also engages in business litigation, general business law, and nonprofit organizations, with an international clientele. Since 1989, Scott has been the General Counsel for the National Health Federation, the World's oldest health-freedom organization for consumers, as well as the Editor In Chief of its magazine, Health Freedom News. In 2007, he became NHF President, and has been a frequent speaker for the organization and for health freedom on several continents.
A legal columnist, Scott writes a monthly column for Whole Foods Magazine called "Legal Tips," a column he started in 1984. Currently, he is primarily occupied with health-freedom issues arising from national governments' and such international organizations as the Codex Alimentarius Commission's attempts to limit individual freedom of choice in health matters. In that capacity, he has compiled, edited, and published a book on the subject entitled Codex Alimentarius - Global Food Imperialism. He also attends Codex meetings worldwide and has attended more Codex meetings than all other health-freedom activists combined.
Advisory Board Member
Dr. Joel Bohemier, DC is a graduate of the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba and Life University in Atlanta, GA. Joel comes from a family of chiropractors, with over 40 doctors in his family. He is a nationally recognized lecturer and thought leader on the principles of chiropractic. Mentored by his father, he built one of the largest natural healthcare centres in Canada. He then moved to Naples Florida to run the national training center for Maximized Living where he trains and mentors doctors throughout North America. He is a board member of Hoopla Entertainment, a socially responsible website where you can "game for good". He is also the director of Trinity Chiropractic a Maximized Living Health Center in Naples, Fl.
Advisor/Professional Software Lead Developer
Patrick Garrett, DC, BS, DABFM, FAAFM, DACCN.
Dr. Brian Thornburg has been married since 2001 to Dr. Helen Thornburg and together they have eight children ranging in birth dates from 2002 to 2013. After many struggles trying to blend a healthy marriage with the rigors of professional careers, they decided family came first. Dr. Brian left a successful high-volume pediatric practice to start an unconventional practice based out of his home. Once he established a viable concierge pediatric practice, his wife left her career as an emergency medicine physician and joined her husband in his office as a medical practitioner. Her expertise in emergency medicine helps keep many children from having to visit the emergency department. The family lives on a small farm in Naples and raises cows, goats, chickens, guinea hens and peacocks. They promote self-sustainability and grow a wide variety of organic fruits, vegetables and herbs.
In addition to being the owner and chief physician of Thornburg Pediatrics, Dr. Thornborg is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Home Visit Advisory Committee, and the Founder and CEO of Innovative Pediatrics, LLC. Naples, Florida, a pediatric concierge medicine practice management, consulting and licensing company.
Advisory Board Member
Glenn Sabin is a media and marketing veteran who is a 22-year cancer “thriver” who created a comprehensive, integrative oncology approach to achieve a complete pathological remission of his CLL (chronic lymphocytic leukemia)—considered an “incurable” disease—without conventional intervention. Glenn’s case has been chronicled through Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and his personal oncologist, Lee M. Nadler, MD, Dean of Clinical and Translational Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
A staunch proponent and leader in the area of integrative medicine, Glenn is a board member of the Society for Integrative Oncology and has a special interest in evidence-based integrative cancer care and the scientific exploration of whole systems protocols through well-designed clinical studies implemented in academic settings.
After a 25-year career running a media and content marketing company, Glenn sold his firm in 2009 to explore new media opportunities. Born out of his personal journey with cancer, Glenn also launched FON Therapeutics. He devotes energy to advancing medical research models, helping integrative health enterprises and providers grow their companies and practices, and to patient coaching.
Glenn has a uniquely relevant perspective on the business, policy and scientific matters specific to integrative healthcare and lectures on these topics across the country. Sign up here to receive free chapters of Glenn’s forthcoming memoir, N-of-1, co-authored by Dawn Lemanne, MD, MPH.
Advisory Board Member
Gerry Segal brings the unique credentials of a university professor of entrepreneurship,green business consultant, and successful entrepreneur. After receiving the BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida and the Master of Commercial Science from Rollins College, he started a commercial real estate brokerage and property management firm in Atlanta. Later, he founded and operated leading-edge natural food stores in Colorado and Oregon.
Gerry acquired a Ph.D. in Management from Virginia Commonwealth University in 1995. He currently serves as Associate Professor of Management at Florida Gulf Coast University, where he where he founded the Institute for Entrepreneurship and the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization. Gerry teaches courses dealing with entrepreneurship, green business, permaculture and environmental sustainability. Numerous refereed academic outlets have published his research.
Advisory Board Member
Steven Goldhar is a sought after pioneer in the rapidly changing world of web development and search engine marketing. Since he founded his company Sundance Media in 1997-Steven has been on the leading edge of web analytics and internet marketing. IBM, Kodak, E-Bay, Kijijii, Ford, Motorola, Walmart , Ramada Hotels and Ogilvy and Mather are just some of the organizations that have worked with Sundance Media to build sustainable and profitable growth. Steven is a recognized expert in the field of Internet Marketing and has made numerous contributions to industry organizations such as the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB).
He has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Toronto which includes studies in finance, marketing and statistics.
In 2008 a personal health crisis led Steven to discover the benefits of alternative therapies including chelation, nutrition and naturopathy. Steven has become aware of the importance of a spiritual practice
of alternative therapies including chelation, nutrition and naturopathy. Steven also become aware of the importance of a spiritual
practice in healing. The loss of his health was an event that led Steven to create more balance in his life and allowed him to contemplate "How can I use my expertise and offer my services to create a better world?". He saw the value in marketing as a way of communicating the profound messages of teachers and their products (books, newsletters, video content and retreats). Steven sees his marketing as a way to create a positive impact on people and the environment with the goal to enrich their lives by bringing them more consciousness and inner awareness.
He enjoys meditating, sound therapy with crystal bowls and attending
the workshops of some of the world's most influential spiritual teachers for whom he is blessed to work with. Now Steven's clients have shifted from Fortune 500 companies to the likes of Eckhart Tolle, Gary Zukav, Geneen Roth and of course.....GreenMedInfo.com.
Advisory Board Member
Dr. B.J. Hardick, DC is a second-generation Doctor of Chiropractic. He is a 1997 graduate of Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, and a 2001 graduate of Life University in Marietta, Georgia, USA. Dr. Hardick operates a wellness-focused family practice in London, Ontario, one of the largest practices of its kind in North America, and has consulted for natural health clinics for over twenty years. He maintains a particular interest in nutrition, detoxification, children’s health, and neural integrity through spinal care and subluxation correction.
Communicating the principles for living which he has championed his entire life, Dr. Hardick extends his message through his own weekly radio show, public seminars, and leadership development seminars for doctors. Dr. Hardick is the co-author of the best-selling Maximized Living Nutrition Plans, and a contributing author for The Cancer Killers: The Cause is the Cure, which are used in clinics worldwide.
Lead Web Developer and Website Administrator
Cameron Fillers is the lead developer for GreenMedInfo.com. He came onto the project to help migrate the system from a static html website, into the current Drupal platform that you see today. He currently manages all hosting and development requirements, and handles research and implementation of any technology required for the functionality of the website. His main points of focus entail anything to do with the front and back end for the website, and has written several custom modules for GMI in order to provide all the features found within the professional database suite. His specialties include: PHP, C++, C#, Java, MySQL, Drupal 6, Drupal 7, Wordpress, Linux, Zibmra, Windows, WHM, CPANEL, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premier, and other Video/Audio editing programs.
In order to manage the ever increasing web requirements for GMI, he started his own hosting company, Komputer King, to handle and support its continually growing needs. He currently owns servers in numerous data centers around the world, depending on his clients hosting needs and requirements. He currently uses his hosting company as an additional source of income to allow him to continue supporting GMI on an ongoing basis. If you have any hosting questions, or are interested in pricing, he would be more than happy to assist you with your hosting needs, and get you setup with the same servers which have been a necessity to power GMI.
A Few Companies that Cameron Fillers has worked on and supported
- Time Warner (New York)
- Various UC Berkeley websites
- Various Canadian Based Radio Stations