Canadore College has made a key hire for its cannabinoid analytical testing lab and genomics lab at The Village.

Dr. Pritesh Kumar, a world eminent research scientist specializing in cannabinoid pharmacology will be responsible for researching and developing curricula in medicinal cannabis programming.

In a release, the college says there will be workshops for the general public, professional development modules for health care professionals, and part-time and full time programs for post secondary students.
George Burton, president and CEO of Canadore says Dr. Kumar will lay the foundation for programs and research that will strengthen plant-based medicines and improve patient well-being through the work at the Village.

(photo by station staff)

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