We are grateful to have an experienced team with specialties in different fields and unique backgrounds. We all share a common vision and values. We all strive to “help people live a better life” and want to make sure our efforts reach as many people as possible.
Our elite research team is one of the most recognized in the industry, spearheaded by the fundamental work of Professor Raphael Mecholuam, known as the father of cannabinoid research, since 1963.
Prof. Raphael Mechoulam
Head of Discovery Chemistry
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
The world’s most renowned researcher in the cannabis field, known as the “father” of cannabis science. Best known for his work in elucidating the structure of CBD, isolating THC and discovering how cannabinoid receptors in the human brain work. Prof. Mechoulam has been the driving force behind bringing cannabis to the forefront of the medical community. Since the inception of his research in the 60s, Prof. Mechoulam has been nominated for over 25 academic awards, including an Honorary doctorate from Complutense University (2006) and the Israel Prize in Exact Sciences – chemistry (2000).
Prof. Dan Peer
Head of Inflammatory Research
Tel Aviv University
Prof. Peer is a world leader researcher in the field of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), delivery devices and Nanomedicine developments. He is the Director of the Laboratory of Precision NanoMedicine at Tel Aviv University and the Director of Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Nanotechnology Research Fund. He is also the Chair of Tel Aviv University Cancer Biology Research Center; the biggest Cancer Center in Israel that includes 17 affiliated hospitals. Prof. Peer received many awards, among them were awards from the Kenneth Rainin Foundation on his pioneering work in inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) and award for the 1st Untold News Award together with Prof. Rimona Margalit also from Tel Aviv University on the “Cancer Bullet” invention that might change the world.
Prof. Joseph (Yossi) Tam
Head of Metabolic Disorders Research
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Prof. Joseph Tam is a world leader in the field of Cannabis based solutions. He is the head of Obesity and Metabolism Laboratory in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Director of the Multidisciplinary Center on Cannabinoids in Israel, specializing in Diabetes and Obesity. Dr. Tam’s research projects over the past years have varied, crossing disciplines and methodologies, finally focusing on the different pathophysiological aspects of the endocannabinoid (ECB) system.
Prof. Tam received in 2018 the NCATS Director’s Awards from the National Institutes of Health and the Chowers Prize for Endocrinology by the Israel Endocrinology Society.
Dr. Dror Robinson
Medical Advisory Board
An internationally renowned surgeon and one of Israel’s leading doctors for Medical Cannabis treatments. Dr. Robinson is the Head of the Foot and Ankle Department and Orthopedic Research Unit at HaSharon Hospital at the Rabin Medical Center.
He is a specialist in Medical Cannabis for pain and a Serial inventor and Medical Director at various orthopedics companies. Dr. Robinson has published over 90 papers in peer-reviewed journals, conducted 100+ animal trials and 25+ human trials.