Luis Martinez, MD
Dr. Luis Martínez is a Regenerative and Cell therapy specialist and President and CEO of Regenera Global, a multinational company that researches, develops, and markets novel Biological and Pharmaceutical products in the field of Regenerative Medicine. He serves on the Executive Board of the Alliance for the Advancement of Cellular Therapies. He is also the President of the Latin American Society of Regenerative Medicine, a multispecialty society that promotes the highest standards in education and research in Regenerative Medicine and heads their Master’s Diploma Program in Regenerative Medicine.
Dr. Martínez earned his medical degree at the Ponce School of Medicine and completed his residency at the prestigious University of Pennsylvania. He holds an Advanced Training Certificate in Stem Cells in Cancer from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center/Ponce School of Medicine consortium and has additional certifications in Stem Cell Culturing methods, Immunotherapy and Gene based therapies. He is also fellowship trained in BioSecurity, holds a Masters of Public Health with a concentration in Epidemiology and is Board Certified in Lipidology.
His current clinical research is aimed at studying the use of immunotherapeutic approaches to target aging, cancer and cognitive diseases, as well as developing gene based therapies that can significantly extend healthspan and lifespan through modulation of heterochromatinization and novel genomic stability pathways. He is also working on improving in vitro stem cell culture methods and achieving faster growth.
Dr. Martinez has served as consultant and developer of various clinics and laboratories in Latin America that offer cell-based therapies. He also serves as medical and scientific advisor for various BioTech, Pharmaceutical, and Nutraceutical companies. Besides being an international speaker, Dr. Martinez is also involved in educating and training physicians in multiple aspects of Regenerative and Anti-Aging Medicine.