Dr. Hanson has founded five companies including Tier Seven, where he is a biomedical and human systems consultant for connecting industry technologies to DoD/Federal Agencies researchers via cooperative R&D agreements (CRADAs) and obtaining non-dilutive funding. He is dual board certified in Preventive Medicine and Aerospace Medicine and has an MPH degree in epidemiology with a genetics concentration from Johns Hopkins. He was a Senior Flight Surgeon with worldwide operational experience and over 750 flying hours in 36 different aircraft. His last US Air Force position was serving as the Division Chief of Science & Technology at the USAF Surgeon General’s office. Dr. Hanson has been awarded over $68M in research grants as a Principal Investigator and assisted in over $200M in RDT&E funding. He has published four books, 24 articles and eight patents. He is an affiliate Associate Professor at OHSU in the Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology and serves on numerous Advisory Boards. LinkedIn profile at www.linkedin.com/in/erichansonmdmph.