Andrew G Kumpuris MD, is a recently retired cardiologist in Little Rock Arkansas. He retired after more than 40 years in private practice. Trained in Houston,Texas at Baylor College of Medicine, he practiced academic cardiology for several years before moving to Arkansas. He has authored more than 20 academic cardiology research publications. Ten years ago he cofounded NuShores Bioscience LLC, a company dedicated to regenerative medicine. He currently serves on the advisory board of Predictive Health LLC, ZBeats Inc., and Optevio Inc.