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Meet Our Top Docs

Reliv Doctors

Dr. Carl Hastings

Reliv Vice Chairman and Chief Scientific Officer

  • Ph.D. in Food Science from University of Illinois
  • Nearly 40 years in food product research and development
  • Conducted key research on nutritional food products and developed low-calorie foods marketed under the Weight Watchers label for Mead Johnson & Co.
  • Developed new applications for food ingredients developed from corn and soybeans at A.E. Staley Company
  • Joined Reliv International shortly after its founding in 1988
  • Created a comprehensive line of nutritional supplements and earned nine product patents
  • Member of board of directors of the Council for Responsible Nutrition
  • Ranked #9 out of more than 5,000 CSOs in 2012 according to ExecRank


Dr. Alfredo Galvez

Chief Scientific Officer at SL Tech, a Reliv Company

  • Ph.D. in Genetics from University of California, Davis
  • BS and MS degrees in Genetics and Plant Physiology from University of Philippines
  • Discovered the lunasin peptide in 1996 during postdoctoral research at University of California Berkley
  • Holds 8 patents on lunasin technology
  • 2013 Outstanding Alumni in Molecular Biology, University of the Philippines
  • Innovative Minds in Prostate Cancer Today (IMPaCT), US Dept. of Defense, 2011
  • 2010 Philippine Development (PhilDev) Foundation Awardee in Science and Engineering
  • American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) minority researcher awardee
  • Currently focused on the development of functional food and nutraceutical ingredients based on the lunasin peptide