Composed of highly-respected scientists, medical doctors and industry experts in their fields, our Scientific Board members provide world-class scientific support across 3 specialized areas: Ingredient Safety, Collagen Sciences and Live Clean.

Ingredient Safety

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Experts in Ingredient Safety, these board members help us uphold our foundational paradigm of only ever formulating with safe ingredients.


ROBERT HARPER (PhD)

is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and has published over 38 papers in peer-reviewed journals. He is a personal care expert with over 35 years of experience in clinical and scientific research.

WALLACE HAYES (PhD)

is a Professor of Toxicology at Michigan State University and at Harvard University. He has published over 250 peer-reviewed papers focusing on various aspects of toxicology and both safety and risk assessment.

EDISON MIYAWAKI (MD)

is an accomplished medical doctor, researcher, author and Harvard professor holistically specializing in the brain through both psychiatry and neurology. He has taught for more than 30 years and written over 80 articles about the brain.

Collagen Sciences

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Our Collagen Sciences members are experts in collagen, hyaluronic acid and Collagen/HA Matrix Technology™. Their specialties span the fields of medical, orthopedic, cosmetic applications and veterinary medicine.


LISA DEROSIMO (MD, MS)

is a Diplomate of both the American Board of Obesity Medicine and the American Board of Family Medicine. Since 1989, she’s focused on the study and treatment of obesity.*

CATHERINE DUDICK (MD, FACS)

is Board-Certified both in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care and received her medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania. She has practiced for over 20 years and specializes in Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.*

JOHN A. GIANNONE (DVM)

holds a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine. A native of New York City, he is the Medical Director and founding veterinarian of the Newport Animal Hospital.*

JON M. GRAZER (MD, MPH, FACS)

is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon and Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Plastic Surgery at the University of California, Irvine. He specializes in aesthetic
body contouring, reconstructive surgery
and skin health.*

Live Clean

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As thought leaders in the field of health and wellness, our multi-disciplined Modere Live Clean members offer comprehensive insight into latest nutrition science trends and holistic well-being.


CYNTHIA CHAMPION-OLSON (ND, CTN, CN)

is a Board-Certified Traditional Naturopath and Clinical Nutritionist with 35 years of experience. A highly sought-after speaker, she is skilled in the application of Functional Medicine, Clinical Nutrition, Homeopathy and Environmental Health.*

GREG HORN (BS, MBA)

is a leading innovator with over 20 years of experience in the fields of personal health and nutrition. He previously served as the CEO of both Garden of Life and General Nutrition Centers (GNC), the world’s largest specialty retailer of nutrition products.

KELLY O’MALLEY MATTONE (MD)

is a Cosmetic Physician with a Board Certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She custom designs non-surgical procedures of the face and body and is a medical expert in the health, beauty and fitness industries.*

*This board member is also a Modere independent representative.