MEDICAL ADVISORS BOARD:
Dr. Jeanette Jacknin
Board-certified dermatologist, author, national speaker, and consultant.
Dr. Jacknin is a board-certified dermatologist, author, national speaker, and consultant, with expertise in holistic dermatology, natural cosmeceuticals, and topical hemp and cannabinoids for beauty and health. She was the first dermatologist to speak on the science behind topical cannabinoids and skin disorders at the Annual American Academy of Dermatology conference in February 2018 and has since been interviewed by some of the top publications such as InStyle, The Washington Post, Healthline, The New York Times, Oprah, Vogue and many more.
Dr. Matthew Halpert
Director of Research & Development at Medterra. Ph.D from the University of Alabama.
Equipped with a Ph.D from the University of Alabama, Dr. Halpert is the Director of Research & Development at Medterra. He is currently responsible for all product related R&D from performing pharmokinetic studies on efficacy to reviewing the latest peer reviewed publications on CBD. Halpert also holds a faculty position at the Baylor College of Medicine where he studies both the efficacy and immunological processes, homeostatic regulation and cancer immunotherapy.
Dr. Mayank Amin
Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of the Sciences and MBA.
Dr. Mayank Amin is a well-accomplished, health care and business professional with success in uplifting a multitude of organizations. Mayank received his Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of the Sciences and MBA in strategic management and marketing from the Villanova School of Business. With years of experience developing, marketing, and advocating different products, brands, and ideas, Mayank has been able to apply these experiences with his professional work to leave a positive impact on patients through education and outreach.
Dr. Laura Catena
Veterinarian and founder of ArmOR Hand Animal Handling Gloves.
As a registered veterinarian and a strong background in holistic and integrative treatments, Dr. Catena is the founder of ArmOR Hand Animal Handling Gloves, a compassionate animal handling glove designed to protect animal handlers from animal-related injuries and decrease disease transmission, while not needing to use excessive force. She has also taken a particular interest in animal nutrition, kidney disease, and integrative medicine such as CBD. In 2021, Dr. Catena received the prestigious "2021 Women of Influencer Award" by Pet Age.