David Crandell, MD

David Crandell, MD

Mentor / Judge

Clinical Co-Director of the Dean Center for Tick Borne Illness, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital / Harvard Medical School Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Andreas Kogelnik, MD, PhD

Andreas Kogelnik, MD, PhD

Mentor

President and Founder of the Open Medicine Institute

Neil Spector, MD

Neil Spector, MD

Mentor / Judge

Sandra Coates Associate Professor of Medicine, and Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology at Duke University School of Medicine

Nevena Zubcevik, DO, MSPT

Nevena Zubcevik, DO, MSPT

Mentor

Clinical Co-Director of the Dean Center for Tick Borne Illness, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital / Harvard Medical School Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Monica E. Embers, PhD

Monica E. Embers, PhD

Mentor / Judge

Assistant Professor, Division of Bacteriology and Parasitology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, Tulane University Health Sciences

Harriet Kotsoris, MD

Harriet Kotsoris, MD

Mentor

Chief Science Officer for Global Lyme Alliance

Wendy Adams

Wendy Adams

Mentor / Judge

Program Advisor and Advisory Board Member for Bay Area Lyme Foundation

Ying Zhang, MD, PhD

Ying Zhang, MD, PhD

Mentor / Judge

Professor at Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Christine Green, MD

Christine Green, MD

Mentor

President and Chief Physician at Green Oaks Medical Center

Lance Liotta MD, PhD

Lance Liotta MD, PhD

Mentor

Medical Director Clinical Proteomics, Co-Director and Founder Center for Applied Proteomics and Molecular Medicine, George Mason University

Elizabeth Lee-Lewandrowski, PhD, MPH

Elizabeth Lee-Lewandrowski, PhD, MPH

Mentor

Assistant Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

Kevin M. Esvelt, PhD

Kevin M. Esvelt, PhD

Mentor

Assistant Professor, MIT Media Lab, Leader, Sculpting Evolution Group, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kristen T. Honey, PhD, PMP

Kristen T. Honey, PhD, PMP

Speaker / Mentor

Policy Advisor, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

Davide Marini, PhD

Davide Marini, PhD

Mentor

Technology entrepreneur with experience in life sciences and engineering

Caitlin Blood, MPH, CHES

Caitlin Blood, MPH, CHES

Mentor

Health Communication Fellow for the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

John N. Aucott, MD

John N. Aucott, MD

Mentor

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine;
Director, Johns Hopkins Rheumatology Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center

Ruben Lee Sims

Ruben Lee Sims

Mentor

Disabled United States Vietnam Veteran and Lyme Disease Advocate

Anthony Walsh, PhD

Anthony Walsh, PhD

Mentor / Judge

Associate at RA Capital Management

Sahar S. Mahshid, M.Sc., PhD

Sahar S. Mahshid, M.Sc., PhD

Mentor

Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Pharmaceutical Science, University of Toronto Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy

Chris Przybyszewski

Chris Przybyszewski

Mentor

Co-Founder, Executive Vice President, Board Director, US BIOLOGIC

Sam Telford, MS, SD

Sam Telford, MS, SD

Mentor

Professor of Infectious Disease and Global Health, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University

Jordan Fisher Smith

Jordan Fisher Smith

Mentor

Environmental Journalist and Narrative Nonfiction Writer