Joy Kong, M.D. is a UCLA-trained, triple board-certified physician (American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology, American Board of Addiction Medicine, and American Board Anti- Aging & Regenerative Medicine). She is the president of Thea Center for Regenerative Medicine in Los Angeles, California, where she specializes in stem cell treatments to improve the functions of diverse organ systems in the body, as well as for preventative and wellness purposes. Dr. Kong is an educator in regenerative medicine arena, a board member of American Association of Stem Cell Physicians, and a faculty member of Medical Wellness Association, a leading global organization on health and wellness. Dr. Kong founded American Academy of Integrative Cell Therapy, where she provides physician training on the science, clinical evidence and aspects of clinical practice of cell therapy. She has developed unique stem cell treatment protocols, as well as innovative regenerative medicine products.
Ernesto Gutierrez is a physician by training, an educator and communicator by choice. His training background includes an MD degree and additional degrees in Age Management and Regenerative Medicine. Dr. E has been a Faculty Member for the Stem Cell Fellowship at the American Academy of Antiaging Medicine (A4M), and is one of very few doctors who can currently claim to have a decade of clinical experience in the stem cell field. For most of this time he led a world-class stem cell bank, research laboratory and treatment center in Cancun as its Chief Medical Officer where he inspired his team to develop stem cell treatments for previously untreatable conditions such as Autism, Cerebral Palsy, COPD, and Multiple Sclerosis, among many others. Dr. E is a former Faculty Member at Universidad Anáhuac's School of Medicine in Cancun and for the Metabolic Medical Institute’s Stem Cell Fellowship. He is a frequent lecturer at professional meetings such as the American Academy of Antiaging Medicine (A4M), and the Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS).
Stem cell practitioners need training in the foundational aspect in stem cell science and treatment protocols in order to ensure the safety and effectiveness of the treatments they provide. At American Academy of Integrative Cell Therapy (AAICT), we are committed to providing that training through the latest in scientific research.