Brian J. Strasnick, PhD, JD
Dr. Brian J. Strasnick serves as Executive Chairman of CDI, which he co-founded in 2015. As Executive Chairman, Dr. Strasnick assumes leadership of the board of directors and works with the President & CEO to forge relationships with current and prospective customers and to provide contacts and introductions to assist the company’s expansion efforts.
Dr. Strasnick founded Willow Laboratories in 1995 and built it into a national clinical toxicology laboratory, analyzing over one million tests annually. Dr. Strasnick sold Willow Laboratories in 2011. At the time of the sale, Willow had over 200 employees. After the sale of Willow Laboratories, Dr. Strasnick, along with his son Craig, founded Commonwealth Laboratories, Inc. and scaled it into a successful diagnostic laboratory, which was sold in 2015.
Dr. Strasnick received undergraduate and graduate degrees from Northeastern University, CPU and NU School of Law. In addition, he completed his training in Behavioral Medicine at Tufts New England Medical Center. In 1998, Dr. Strasnick was named as an Outstanding Alumni in Health Sciences from Northeastern University. He is board certified in pharmaceutical sciences and behavioral medicine and is a Fellow of American Association of Integrative Medicine and The American Academy of Experts in Trauma. In addition to his publications, Dr. Strasnick has lectured throughout the country.
Dr. Strasnick sits on several boards of directors and is actively involved in a variety of philanthropic activities in his community.