Dr Alain L. Fymat is a Medical-Physical Scientist and Educator, educated at the Universities of Bordeaux and Paris-Sorbonne, France, and the University of California, USA. He is currently President and Professor at the International Institute of Medicine and Science, California, USA. His past posts include Professor of Radiology, Radiological Sciences, Radiation Medicine, and Physics at several American and European universities. His research interests lie at the interface between science and medicine. He has published in excess of 350 scholarly works and has received numerous research grants from the government, academia and private industry. Dr Joachim Kapalanga is a Physician-Scientist and Educator, educated at Yale University and the State University of New York, USA, among other institutions. He has multiple current posts, including Professor (Adjunct) of Pediatrics at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry and the South-Western Academic Health Network, both in Canada. His research interests lie in neurodevelopmental and neurobehavioral genetics, in the emerging field of epigenetics and in cancer genetics.