Sandra Carrillo, MD, MSHM: A Force in Medical Cannabis Physician Education + The Global Industry

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Dr. Sandra Carrillo is a leading international medical cannabinoid specialist with a clinical practice in Colombia, a country well known for its place in the history of the illicit cannabis industry. She’s a force and effective advocate for physician education on cannabinoid science as well as patient access to medical cannabis.  

“Cannabis education for medical professionals is definitely lacking. My current mission is to provide education and guidance
to them to ensure patients who may benefit from cannabinoid-based medicine can have safe access.”

Dr. Carrillo is leading the charge for the legalization of medical cannabis in Panama.  Like most medical cannabis programs across the globe, it’s been slow road to legalization in Panama but there’s been an integral first step largely driven by Dr. Carrillo: the inclusion of a the Scientific Program of Medical Cannabis at University of Panama, Faculty of Medicine.