Brooks M. Hybertson, MBA, Ph.D. is Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and President of Salina Solutions, LLC and Pathways Bioscience, LLC. Dr. Hybertson has an extensive background in scientific research and development, is an author on more than 40 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, is an inventor on 6 issued patents, and has been a principal investigator for over fifteen years on research projects pertaining to green technologies, supercritical fluids, oxidative stress, and biomedical research. In addition, he has served as a reviewer for both Federal and private granting agencies and for several scientific journals. His professional background includes experience in laboratory research, product development, and customer support. He has been on the University of Colorado School of Medicine faculty for over 20 years, and has held senior management positions at two startup companies. Dr. Hybertson earned his Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Colorado at Boulder, received postgraduate training at the Webb-Waring Institute for Biomedical Research in Denver, where he was awarded the Oxygen Society Young Investigator Award, and earned his M.B.A. from the Leeds School of Business at the University of Colorado, Boulder.