Dr. Nancy Banks is a graduate of Harvard Medical School. She practiced as a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist for twenty-five years. She is the author of the award-winning book, AIDS, Opium, Diamonds, and Empire: The Deadly Virus of International Greed and has lectured both in Europe and the US on the perils of the current medical model. She partnered with the Office of Medical and Scientific Justice in defense of those charged with HIV felonies. Because the theory of HIV as the cause of AID(S) is so fundamentally flawed, the group successfully defended over fifty cases.