Dr. Shane Morris
Dr. Shane Morris is Vice President, Quality Assurance and Scientific Affairs with Hydropothecary, an innovative Canadian licensed producer of medical cannabis where is the senior person in charge (SPIC). Dr. Morris has over 14 years of experience at the science-policy interface working on high profile risk issues within the Canadian Federal government. He has held senior positions and executive appointments at the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Public Health Agency of Canada, Natural Resources Canada and Treasury Board Secretariat where he advised cabinet on regulatory issues. Dr. Morris holds a doctorate from the National University of Ireland in plant biotechnology and publishes/lectures widely in the area of regulation, risk and policy.