Dr. Salkind is board certified in neurological surgery by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and completed various residencies, fellowships and postgraduate training at Abington Memorial hospital, The Graduate Hospital, Veteran’s Administration Hospital, Pennsylvania Hospital, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He received his Medical Degree from Temple University School of Medicine and his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania. He has had numerous faculty, hospital and administrative appointments at virtually every major hospital in the northeastern Philadelphia and surrounding areas. As a prolific pharmaceutical investor, some of Dr. Salkind’s previous successful investments include Intuitive Surgical, Pharmacyclics, which grew from less than $1 per share to subsequently being acquired by Abbvie for $250/share, and Centocor, one of the nation’s largest biotechnology companies, which was acquired by Johnson & Johnson for $4.9 billion in stock. Dr. Salkind currently sits on the board of DermTech, a private company based in San Diego that has become the global leader in non-invasive dermatological molecular diagnostics.