Dr. Victor V. Chaban is Chairman of the Department of Biomedical Science Education and Professor of Medicine with a dual appointment at the Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU) and the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Chaban completed his post-doctoral training in neuroscience at UCLA and his graduate studies in clinical research at CDU. He has served on the US National Institute of Health and several international study sections and holds US patents. Dr. Chaban is Editor in Chief for the International Journal of Research in Nursing and serves on several editorial boards. He is the author of four books. His new book, Calcium Signaling and Nervous System was published by Nova Medicine and Health, New York in 2020.