Dr. Lorenzo Gordon

Consultant in Internal Medicine and a Biochemist

Dr. Lorenzo Gordon, MD, PhD is a Diabetologist, Consultant in Internal Medicine and a Biochemist. He is the current Dean and Medical Director of the Caribbean School of Medical Sciences, Jamaica (CSMSJ) and a lecturer at the University of the West Indies. Dr. Gordon is a graduate of the University of the West Indies, Mona where he holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Biochemistry as well as a medical degree from the Higher Institute of Medical Sciences of Havana, Cuba. He is a member of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes and has a private consulting practice in General Practice and
Diabetology. He has over 50 peer-reviewed publications and is a founding member of the West Indies Immunology Society.

Dr. Gordon is a Clinical Research Specialist who specializes in cannabis-related and psilocybin related product research and development. He is a former Advisor to the Cannabis Licensing Authority (CLA), and currently serves as a member of the Medicinal Cannabis Unit (MCU) Advisory Board Committee, Ministry of Health, and Advisor to the Ministry of Health on Psychedelic mushrooms regulations and regulation of Psilocybin