Biography

Allan Weinstein

Allan Weinstein

Dr. Weinstein has served on our board of directors since January 2016. He is an independent entrepreneur focused on intellectual property in the life sciences and medical device industries. Currently, he is actively associated with the following companies: Chairman of Spiritus Pharmaceuticals, from 2012, a specialty pharmaceutical company devoted to improving the lives of those with respiratory diseases; Chairman of MinibarRx, LLC, from 2012, a privately held IoT platform company for managing vaccines and biologics with the foremost mission of disease prevention through increased vaccination rates; Chairman of ShareStream, from 2003, a leading online video platform and media-management solution provider for education worldwide; Chairman of InstantDx/OnCallData, from 2000, a pioneer in electronic prescribing and healthcare-transaction services; Chairman of Instant Medical Diagnostics, from 2008, a one-step rapid-diagnostic platform; and Co-founder of J-Med Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a 25-year-old privately held intellectual property pharmaceutical company, with a diversified patent portfolio that began with the licensing of both prescription and over-the-counter day/night (antihistamine/decongestant) products for cold, cough, and flu.

In the past, Dr. Weinstein has served in academic functions including as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University and as a Consultant to the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, while practicing medicine in Washington, D.C. He received an A.B. in Biology from Lafayette College and an M.D. from the University of Kentucky. Dr. Weinstein is the author of the book Asthma: The Complete Guide to Self-Management of Asthma and Allergies for Patients and Their Families, published by McGraw-Hill and Random House. He is Board-certified in Internal Medicine and in Allergy and Clinical Immunology, and completed his medical training fellowship at National Jewish Health in Denver.