Jetson Gut Council

Our assembly of doctors and health experts guide our product development and translate our research into digestible content, which allows us to accelerate our goal of elevating human health through the power of the gut.

Our assembly of doctors and health experts guide our product development and translate our research into digestible content, which allows us to accelerate our goal of elevating human health through the power of the gut.

Dr. Sahil Khanna, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic, whose research surrounds C.diff infection.

Associate Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic, whose research surrounds C.diff infection.

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Dr. Sahil Khanna is an Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. He is directing the Comprehensive Gastroenterology Interest group, C. difficile Clinic, Fecal Microbiota Transplantation program and C. difficile related Clinical Trials at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. He completed Medical School at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi; followed by Post Doctoral Research at University of California San Diego, CA; residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN before joining the Faculty. He also completed Masters in Clinical and Translational Sciences during his fellowship. His research and clinical interests include Epidemiology, Outcomes and Emerging Therapeutics for Clostridium difficile infection, an arena in which he has had numerous publications and presentations. He has over 100 peer-reviewed publications and serves as reviewer and on the editorial board of several journals. He has won numerous awards including the Miles and Shirley Fiterman Award, Mayo Brothers Distinguished Fellowship Award, Donald C. Balfour Mayo Clinic Alumni Association Research Award, Hartz Foundation Young Investigators.

Dr. Anthony S. Padula, MD

Triple board-certified physician in adult medicine, pediatrics and rheumatology.

Triple board-certified physician in adult medicine, pediatrics and rheumatology.

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Anthony S. Padula, M.D., is a triple-board-certified physician in adult medicine, pediatrics and rheumatology. He also serves as a healthcare advisor for digital health start-ups disrupting care for chronic conditions. Dr. Padula is an industry recognized leader, speaker, educator and advocate in his field. Dr. Padula combines his passions to tackle health challenges that confront both the individual and the system. He believes disease not only attacks our body, but also warps our ‘health identity,’ and that only by caring for the whole person can we truly restore wellness. Dr. Padula practices as a Rheumatologist at the Northern California Arthritis Center in Walnut Creek, CA. He graduated with an undergraduate degree in Biology from Brown University, and received his medical doctor degree from Jefferson Medical College.

Dr. Gillian Ehrlich, ARNP, DNP

Doctor of Nursing and functional medicine expert, focusing on the gut and neurological health.

Doctor of Nursing and functional medicine expert, focusing on the gut and neurological health.

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Dr. Gillian Ehrlich practices Functional & Ayurvedic medicine at the Center for Healing Neurology in Seattle, Washington. Her professional training includes a Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of Washington, certification from The Institute for Functional Medicine and professional-level Ayurvedic training certified by the National Ayurvedic Medical Association. Dr. Ehrlich started her career in health as an organic farmer, then a wilderness educator at the Pacific Crest Outward Bound School. After learning Ayurveda with Dr. Vasant Lad, she knew that the foundation of medicine needed to change. She returned to school, and spent the next 10 years caring for homeless adults in both inpatient and outpatient medical shelter settings, followed by 7 years bringing Functional Medicine & Ayurveda into primary care. Dr. Ehrlich’s latest shift to the Center for Healing Neurology reflects the focus of her practice on the gut and neurological mechanisms of health: perception, processing, connection and justice.

Dr. Ilene Ruhoy, MD, PhD

Founder of the Center for Healing Neurology, with a holistic approach to adult and pediatric health.

Founder of the Center for Healing Neurology, with a holistic approach to adult and pediatric health.

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Ilene S. Ruhoy MD, PhD, is the founder of the Center for Healing Neurology, where she takes an integrative approach to helping her patients heal and achieve optimal health. After receiving her medical degree, Dr. Ruhoy earned a PhD in Environmental Toxicology, and collaborated with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to publish peer-reviewed research on the toxic effects of pharmaceuticals and chemicals, and how physicians can help minimize these effects through dosing and prescribing. Dr. Ruhoy is trained in both pediatric and adult neurology at Seattle Children’s Hospital and the University of Washington. She bridges the gap between allopathic and alternative medicine to offer a holistic approach to neurological health and healing. Her approach has been internationally recognized by patients all over the globe.

Alexandra Turnbull, RDN, LD

Registered Dietician and expert in infant and child nutrition, creating simple pathways to health.

Registered Dietician and expert in infant and child nutrition, creating simple pathways to health.

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Alexandra Turnbull is a Registered Dietitian and mom of two. Pre motherhood, she obtained her bachelor of science in dietetics from St. Catherine University, where she then went on to obtain her credentials as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She has worked in long term care, clinical, weight management and now in school food service. She is an expert in infant and child nutrition and is passionate about helping parents find ways to feed their families with more confidence and less stress. Personally, Alex loves to eat to live and believes that all foods can fit within a healthy lifestyle. She encourages families to find simple and realistic ways to work towards a healthier and happier life.