Stephen Tyrpak graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry from D’Youville College. He has done research both academic and clinical in nature for over seven years now. His research efforts were focused on metallic chemistry, generational mutations, and psychiatric oncology. Currently, he is in his fourth year of working as a Patient Care Coordinator and Research Lead at Roswell Park Cancer Institute where he has helped improve patient outcomes using novel chemotherapeutic treatments. Stephen joins the Garwood team as their research director and oversees all research and laboratory developments and third party labs as well as works on in-house research projects.