Heliotherapy Research Institute

Heliotherapy Research Institute is a specially organized entity that focuses on conducting investigative and informational research of light therapy.

Our Mission

Heliotherapy Research Institute (HRI) investigates the effect of light on human health, wellness, and body. Our mission is to pave the way for understanding the impact of light on the body and its effectiveness and showing actual points through testing and investigation.

We want to convey to people that its use is genuinely compelling and worthy of attention. Even today, the fact of light therapy’s indisputable advantages over other light sources is recognized unanimously.

UX/UI Design

We have conducted 18 seminars about light therapy which resulted in many research centers at our institute.

Research Project Funding
Research Project Funding

We have funded 25 research projects which have led to 52 publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Brand Identity
International cooperation

We cooperated with the Society for Light Treatment and Biological Rhythms (ISAD) committee as a part of annual meetings organized by SLTBR.

Light Therapy Popularization
Light Therapy Popularization

52 publications in peer-reviewed journals.

Provide a forum

Provide a forum to discuss all things related to light therapy, including how it works, best practices, and types.

Encourage people to study

Encourage most people to study the effects of light on the human body

Increase number of researches

Research on light therapy is increasing, and new methods are developed every day.

Exploring light therapy

Explore all possible ways to improve a person’s well-being with the help of light therapy

Light therapy centers

Develop and operate community light therapy centers

Our Goals


Jose Diego Mier

Jose Diego Mier

Website: https://doctormier.com/ 

Jose Diego Mier is the founder of Heliotherapy Research Institute and holds a Ph.D. in Pulmonology. He conducts in-depth research in the light therapy area and also serves as CEO of Lug Healthcare Technology.

He has held several honors throughout his career, recognized by various organizations such as the American Association for Thoracic Surgery, the European Respiratory Society, The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons Glasgow, etc. Also, he is an author with more than 150 publications in original papers across his career.

Jose Diego Mier has been the Coordinator of the Cancer Clinic and Director of the Institute for Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery since 2001. He is a member of different associations such as the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the Mexican Society of Thorax Surgery, and the Latin American Thorax Association (ALAT). In addition, he performed the first Resection of a Complete Lung for Cancer by Minimally Invasive and the first Endoscopic Thoracic Surgery without Anesthesia in Mexico.

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