David Bach, MD, is a neuroscientist and Founder and President of The Platypus Institute, a New York City-based research and training institution focused on the question of how neuroscience can be practically applied to radically enhance cognitive functioning and the human experience.
Prior to founding The Platypus Institute, David was a serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, management consultant, scientist, physician, and professional cellist.
As an entrepreneur, David founded and built three companies: Touchstone Health, Empyrean Benefit Solutions, and Leprechaun HCC Management.
Dr. Bach attended Harvard College and Harvard Medical School. His scientific training was at The Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.