CannabizMD Profiles

CannabizMD Profiles introduce you to the scientists, regulators, researchers, entrepreneurs and policy influencers who are shaping the now and future of the medical cannabis industry across the US and the international markets.

Michelle L. Shuffett, MD: Insightful Educator + Communicator

Michelle L. Shuffett, MD, is an accomplished healthcare executive, strategist, speaker, and wellness enthusiast with 20+ years of experience encompassing a unique...

Jon Vaught, PhD: Co-Founder + CEO, Front Range Biosciences

Dr. Jon Vaught, co-founded Front Range Biosciences (FRB) with a deep belief in the importance of sustainable agriculture to improve human...

Antonio Frazier: President CannaSafe

Antonio Frazier, President of CannaSafe, brings a unique background into the burgeoning cannabis industry.

Monica Vialpando, PhD: Founder/CEO of Via innovations

Monica Vialpando, PhD, Founder/CEO of Via innovations is an internationally recognized leader in scientific product formulation, development and vaping both in the cannabis and tobacco industries. Monica and Jacquie discuss the need for standardization in the medical cannabis industry to ensure safe products.

Lori Dodson, Deputy Director at Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission (MMCC)

Jacquie Cohen Roth, CannabizMD Founder/CEO, spoke with Lori over Zoom early June 2020. Lively conversation ensued focused on current medical cannabis industry regulations in Maryland and the status of edibles coming to market in Maryland. They dove into the need for standardized testing regulations of processing for vape products and what the future of the of medical cannabis industry looks like including research opportunities.