Bob Kaplan is an independent research analyst. Bob was the director of research at Early Medical, while in that role he was also a regular contributor on The Drive with Peter Attia podcast and its other properties. Kaplan was a researcher at the Nutrition Science Initiative, and an exercise physiologist at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. His current and previous research interests include disease prevention, gerontology, nutritional biochemistry, exercise physiology, lipidology, oncology, pharmacology, endocrinology, bioenergetics, neurodegenerative diseases, and mitochondrial metabolism. Kaplan received an MS in exercise physiology (2008) from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas; an MBA (2003) from Suffolk University; and a BA (1999) in political science from the University of Vermont.