Our Medical Advisory Board

Our Medical Advisory Board has been established to support the research, design, development and clinical applications ofBod’s cannabis pharmaceuticals. The board holds knowledge and expertise in the development of pharmaceuticals, clinical research and medicinal cannabis.


Professor Iain McGregor

PhD

Iain McGregor is a Professor of Psychopharmacology and Academic Director of the Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics in the Brain and Mind Centre at the University of Sydney, Australia.

Professor McGregor’s research is focused on the discovery and development of new medications for the treatment of disease. He has published more than 250 scientific papers and attracted more than $50 million in research funding during his career. He also is an inventor on several patents for novel therapeutics that his laboratory has discovered and developed.

Professor McGregor has a strong interest in the area of medicinal cannabis with more than 25 years of experience in cannabinoid research


Professor Andrew McLachlan

AM, PhD

Professor Andrew McLachlan is a leading Australian pharmacist, academic and researcher with experience in clinical pharmacology and the quality use of medicines. He is Head of School and Dean at the Sydney Pharmacy School, The University of Sydney. Prof. McLachlan is the former chair of a human research ethics committee and serves on Australian government committees related to medicines policy, evaluation, regulation and antidoping.


Professor Ian Olver

AM, MD, PhD

Prof. Olver originally trained as a medical oncologist and bioethicist. He is currently Professorial Research Fellow in the School of Psychology, Faculty of Health and Medical Science at the University of Adelaide, with research focusing on supportive care in cancer and psycho-oncology. Prof. Olver was previously CEO of Cancer Council Australia and Clinical Director of the Royal Adelaide Hospital Cancer Centre. He is immediate past President of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer and served on the Australian Health Ethics Committee of the NHMRC for 9 years chairing it for the 6 years.  To date he has published 315 journal papers, 28 book chapters, and authored 4 books and edited 5 including the MASSCC Textbook of Supportive Care and Survivorship.


Associate Professor Arman Sabet

MD

Associate Professor Arman Sabet is a consultant neurologist with fellowship training in clinical neurophysiology and neuromuscular disorders.  He is currently head of the department of neurology at Gold Coast University hospital and fellow of the American Academy of Neurology.  A/Prof Sabet has many years of experience in clinical trials and research in neurosciences as well as a busy clinical practice in Queensland where he is also involved in educational activities at Griffith University School of Medicine