Dr. George Ayoub

"Using tools from physics to explore questions from philosophy” - Dr. Ayoub’s approach to psychology


  • PhD, Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine
  • BA, Physics, Amherst College


Dr. George Ayoub is an educator and health scientist with research in three areas: glaucoma, where he identified herbal medicines that help protect vision; cancer, where he has identified foods that stop the growth of cancer cells; and mental health, where he seeks to reduce symptoms of autism and mood disorders related to nutritional deficits. He has taught 10,000 students over the past 25 years in biological, psychological and medical disciplines. He regularly speaks on contemporary issues regarding body, health and nutrition and is the author of 8 books on health and nutrition, including health guides for community clinic patients: Yo Saludable and To Your Health, both published in 2020.


  • Nutritional impact on health, current focus on Autism 
  • Visual system
  • Neuroeconomics
  • Justice, Equity, and Inclusion

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