Medical Advisory Board

Philip Frost, M.D., Chairman of DAXOR’s Medical Advisory Board
Dr. Frost has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of IVAX Corporation since 1987 and as President of IVAX Corporation from July 1991 until January 1995. He was Chairman of Dermatology at Mt. Sinai Medical Center of Greater Miami, Miami Beach, Florida, from 1972 to 1990. Dr. Frost was Chairman of the Board of Directors of Key Pharmaceuticals, Inc., from 1972 to 1986; Vice Chairman of the Board of North American Vaccine, Inc., from 1989 to 2000; and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Continucare Corporation from 1996 to 2002. Dr. Frost currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Whitman Education Group, Inc., and as a Director of Northrop Grumman Corp. He is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University of Miami and a member of the Board of Governors of the American Stock Exchange. Dr. Frost is a distinguished scientist who played a key role in the development of skin patch administration of medications and is a highly successful businessman.
Fred Gilbert, M.D.
Dr. Gilbert is the Director of Human Cancer Genetics, Strang Cancer Prevention Center, New York, NY, as well as co-Director of the Division of Human Genetics, and the Director of the DNA Diagnosis Laboratory at Cornell University Medical Center, New York, NY. Dr. Gilbert received his undergraduate degree from MIT in biology and earned his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is the author of over 80 original medical papers.
James H. Brassel, M.D.
James H. Brassel, M.D. is Associate Director of Laboratories at North Shore Hospital. He is a former Director of Blood Banking at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. He was the initial director of Idant Blood Bank, the first independent laboratory in the U.S. dedicated to long term storage of an individual’s frozen blood.