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Dr. Michael Edwards

Co-Founder US Authentic Trading Company, Dr. Edwards brings to bear combined medical, business,
and scientific expertise as CEO of US Authentic Trading Company.  Dr.Edwards is an expert in complex
brand and product introduction into the Chinese consumer market having successfully navigated
international regulatory compliance issues across a broad spectrum from mobile technology to
healthcare products. A MD PhD graduate of Yale University and Baylor College of Medicine with
additional training at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Dr. Edwards also was awarded and completed the
prestigious National Institutes of Health (NIH) Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) with an
advanced doctorate in Stem Cell Sciences and Human and Molecular Genetics with Stephen J. Elledge
PhD, Gregor Mendel Professor of Genetics in the Department of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and
at Brigham and Women's Hospital.

Dr. Edwards has received many medical awards including the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation
Award for Excellence in the Area of Genetics and Birth Defects and the National Institutes of Health, The
Molecular and Cellular Biology of Aging Training Fellowship.

Dr. Edwards has published numerous peer reviewed scientific publications in high impact scientific
journals and co-authored a wide array of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery chapters. Dr. Edwards
discovered, cloned and characterized human Cyclin K and human p57 Kip2 which are key regulatory
factors in the human body.

Dr. Edwards worked voluntarily in South America and Asia performing free surgeries on deformed
children and adults. In 2006, Dr. Edwards founded the Foundation for the Permanent Elimination of
Nerve Pain and Disability which has raised public awareness on the need for clinical research and patient
education on chronic pain treatment provided by physicians.
Dr. Edwards completed his Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery training at Baylor College of Medicine and
MD Anderson Cancer Institute, in Houston and has been extensively trained in the latest and most
advanced techniques in reconstructive surgery materials having worked closely with Implant
Reconstructive Surgery pioneer Dr. Edward O.Terino at the Plastic Surgery Institute of Southern

Dr. Edwards has been involved in several successful international medical business enterprises including
Cell Therapy International and the development of live electro-diagnostic nerve microsurgery for
neuropathy which was used by Medtronics (MDT NYSE) ( www.medtronic.com ) in the development of
the NIM nerve monitoring systems. He also founded in 2012, Mobile Medical Records

Association, www.mobileMRA.org ,  a non-profit which empowers people with proprietary real time
medical data capture technology. MMRA data management is performed by Mobil Medical Records
Technology (MMRT) www.MMRAcloud.net which has partnered with Wistron Corporation
( www.Wistron.com ) a global IT company to bring MMR technology worldwide.