Scientific Herbal Advances Applies For a Medical Marijuana License

May 27, 2015, 08:00 ET from Scientific Herbal Advances

NEW YORK, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Herbal Advances is a Physician's owned company led by Doctors, Scientists and Researchers who will together provide relief for New Yorkers currently suffering from Epilepsy, Cancer, Multiple Sclerosis, HIV/AIDS and other debilitating illnesses.

Management Team

Dr. Ramesh Sawhney, M.D., CEO/Owner
Board Certified anesthesiologist, pain management specialist with over 25 years experience specializing in interventional medicine and ayurvedic medicine, utilizing both natural herbs and supplements.

Nina Bhardwaj, M.D., Ph.D. CMO/Owner
Award winning expert on human dendritic cell subsets, specifically with respect to their isolation, biology, function, and use as vaccine adjuvants in humans. Earned her M.D. and Ph.D. from New York University School of Medicine.

Eldridge Hawkins, Jr., MBA, CSO/VP of Government Affairs
Retired Police Officer and former Mayor of Orange, NJ, who served as Emergency Management Coordinator under Homeland Security. Owner of BBSI, a security firm licensed in NY. Received his MBA from Seton Hall University and holds degrees in Criminal Justice and Business Administration.

Alex Malinovskis, MBA, CFO
Former Senior Vice President at JP Morgan Chase, Alex was responsible for FP&A, M&A and Strategic Planning. Alex holds a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Columbia University and an MBA in Finance from NYU Stern School of Business.

Marc Kassman, Chief Pharmacist
New York State licensed pharmacist with over 18 years experience in retail pharmacy, as well as chemical infusion and compounding. Marc will oversee post-extraction processing, packaging, labeling, and supervise a team of pharmacists at our dispensaries. Holds a Pharmacy degree from St. Johns University in New York.

Peter Calvo, Cultivation & Processing Controller
An expert in hydroponic farming. He has designed and constructed a numerous of medical marijuana grow houses in states where medical marijuana has been legalized. Peter has both a BS and MS in Industrial Engineering from SUNY Binghamton.

ABOUT Scientific Herbal Advances
Scientific Herbal Advances is a Physician's owned New York based medicinal marijuana company formed in 2014. Started with the idea of bridging the gap between traditional medicine and medicinal marijuana, they are currently in the process of applying for a New York State license.

For more information please contact Eldrige Hawkins, Jr. Chief Security Officer, Vice President of Government Affairs;


Eldridge Hawkins, Jr.
Chief Security Officer, Vice President of Government Affairs
Scientific Herbal Advances

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