Mara Gordon is a cannabis advocate, entrepreneur, and researcher. She has harnessed her background as a process engineer to create therapeutic dosing regimens for thousands of patients around the world, drastically improving their health, quality of life and longevity. Mara openly shares her knowledge about the therapeutic benefits of the cannabis plant – whether consulting with medical teams, through TEDx Talks or calling out hyperbole in the industry she cares so deeply about.
Gordon sits on the boards of Zelda Therapeutics, #illegallyhealed, Daya Foundation, International Cannabis Standards Board (ICSB), Hmbldt, and New Frontier. She has presented at multiple CME-accredited medical conferences, including Patients Out of Time 2014, and led a 3.5 hour course along with Drs Cristina Sanchez, Manuel Guzman, and Joe D. Goldstrich most recently at POT 2016. Gordon has spoken at medical cannabis conferences in Australia, Costa Rica, Chile, the Czech Republic, Israel, as well as other events throughout the USA and worldwide. This includes CannMed held at Harvard Medical School in April 2016, and Medical Marijuana for Professionals from 2014 onward. Her work is featured in the upcoming documentaries, “Weed the People”, “Women of Weed”, and in Joe Dolce’s book, “Brave New Weed”.