Mr. Naraine has vast practical & theoretical experience in the field of Cannabis research and cultivation. Being recognized as an innovative and industry leading researcher, he has had the opportunity to collaborate with international experts on various initiatives.
Steve holds a Bachelor of Science in Medical Physics and minor in Philosophy from Ryerson University, where he is currently pursuing graduate studies in Molecular Science. He has been an invited lecturer at several Universities and organizations, such as the International Pharmaceutical Academy. Currently, Steve is the Chief Science Officer of CannaVida, while continuing his own research for Aether Research.
As a researcher, his focus is on Cannabis morphology and systematics. He researches and publishes in collaboration with Ryerson University, University of Vermont and Agriculture Canada. Steve has given advice and consulted on topics ranging from genetics/cultivar selection, extraction techniques, products, Cannabis evolution & ecology, GMP, standard operating procedures.