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John Heiss

John Heiss

Member, Nutrition Advisory Board

Dr. John Heiss is a member of the Nutrition Advisory Board and one of the scientists behind Herbalife24, a line of high-end sports nutrition products.

As a former category 2 competitive cyclist, Heiss has a keen understanding of the nutritional needs of endurance athletes. He is a multi-time sub-9-hour Leadville 100 mountain bike race finisher and holds an age-group course record at the Furnace Creek 508, a non-stop 508-mile bike race that passes through Death Valley, California as part of a two-man relay team. Heiss is also an avid runner and has completed several ultra-marathons.

He earned his PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in biological chemistry, where he discovered how single proteins function within cells. The findings from his research work have been published in several peer-reviewed journals and can be found on PubMed.