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Vijay Vad

After an accident, how does the human body take care of itself to repair, recover, and grow?  “The body’s internal emergency response team is the first one on the scene, responding instantly to biochemical distress signals from damaged tissue,” explained Dr. Vijay Vad, an expert in developing minimally invasive non-surgical treatments for spine, arthritis, and sports injuries.  Specialized cells and proteins seal off the injured area, destroy damaged tissue, and kill ...


How does a person become a Story Artist at Disney, Pixar, or Lucasfilm?  How does a woman become a director?  Brenda Chapman is a writer, animation story artist, and director.  She is a natural storyteller; when you hear her speak, you stop.  You stop to listen because what she has to say is unique.  In 1998, Brenda became the first woman to direct an animated feature for a major studio, ...