Speakers and Panelists

October 29 – November 1, 2015   •   Natchez, MS

The Summit speakers include leading investigators into the role of NAD in cellular functioning and health—and its apparent implication in a variety of degenerative diseases and conditions. Speakers also include pioneering physicians and mental health providers who are helping patients combat debilitating addictions, depression, post traumatic stress, and chronic and acute anxiety through intravenous administration of NAD+.

CucciaDavid Cuccia, M.D.
David Cuccia received his Doctor of Medicine from Louisiana State University Medical School in 2000 and completed his residency in Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine at LSU Health Science Center, New Orleans, LA, in 2004, where he was Chief Resident in Internal...
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GrantRoss Grant, Ph.D.
Dr. Grant is a Biochemical Pharmacologist, Head of the Australasian Research Institute, Sydney Adventist Hospital and Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Sydney Medical School...
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Richard-MestayerRichard F. Mestayer, III, M.D.
Dr. Richard Mestayer, III, earned his M.D. at Louisiana State University Medical Center in 1974 and completed an internship in medicine at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, LA, in 1975, where he was named medical “Intern of the Year.” He completed his...
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SturgesJohn A. Sturges, M.D.
John A. Sturges, MD is a board-certified family physician who operates a solo private practice in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho where he has been practicing medicine for the last 20 years. After graduating from Loma Linda University in 1986, he completed his Family Practice Residency...
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Paula-MestayerPaula Norris, M.Ed., LPC, FAPA
Since 1979 when she completed her graduate degrees in education and mental health counseling at Tulane University and her clinical internship at the Manhattan Children’s Psychiatric Center in New York, Paula Norris has devoted her professional life to helping patients deal effectively with...
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StullerElizabeth Stuller, M.D.
Dr. Stuller earned her B.A in psychology from Louisiana State University in 1984. She earned her M.D. from Ross University School of Medicine in 2000 and completed her residency training in psychiatry at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA, where she served as a Chief Resident and faculty awarded her the John R. Benson...
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OwenStanford Owen, M.D.
Stanford Owen earned his Doctor of Medicine from Louisiana State University and completed his residency in internal medicine at LSU Charity Hospital in Lafayette, LA, in 1979. He is the founder of The Center for Health Management, specializing in Internal Medicine &...
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WatsonJames Paul Watson, M.D.
James Paul Watson the Director of Stem Cell Research at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center; Co-founder of the University Stem Cell Center, Santa Monica, California; Co-founder and Principal Investigator at Biostrux, and in private practice in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in Los Angeles, California...
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2Louis Cataldie, M.D.
Dr. Louis Cataldie is a native of Louisiana who received his Medical Degree from LSU Medical School in New Orleans. He has extensive clinical and administrative experience in Addiction Medicine and is a Diplomat of the American Board of...
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CookDouglas Cook, M.D.
Dr. Douglas Cook graduated from Centenary College in Shreveport, Louisiana; completed a Master’s degree in Biochemistry at Northeast Louisiana University in 1975; and earned his M.D. from Louisiana State University Medical School in 1979. Upon completing his internship...
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1Kenneth Starr, M.D.
Dr. Starr is an authority in the field of addiction medicine and has helped hundreds of patients achieve lasting sobriety. A native of West Texas, he graduated from the University of Colorado, then returned to Texas for medical school and a residency...
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