Chief Medical Office
United States of America
Dr. Jones has served as Diffusion’s Chief Medical Officer since September 2012. Following the consummation of the transactions contemplated by the Merger Agreement, Dr. Jones would hold the same position with RestorGenex. In addition to serving as Diffusion’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Jones is also the Fiona and Stanley Druckenmiller Endowed Professor for Lung Cancer Research and Chief of Thoracic Surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY, a position he has held since 2013. From 2007 to 2013, Dr. Jones was Professor of Surgery and Division Chief for Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery at the University of Virginia. In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Jones has published more than 220 scientific articles, authored or co-authored over 35 book chapters, and served as Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator of over 30 clinical trials. Dr. Jones received his undergraduate degree in Chemistry and M.D. from West Virginia University. He then completed his thoracic surgery residency and a postdoctoral research fellowship in molecular oncology at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.