Dr. David Erritzoe to provide guidance on psychopharmacological research
Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – August 25, 2021) – Entheon Biomedical Corp. (CSE: ENBI) (OTCQB: ENTBF) (FSE: 1XU1) (“Entheon” or the “Company“), a biotechnology company focused on developing psychedelic medicines to treat addiction, is pleased to announce that Dr. David Erritzoe, the current Clinical Director of the Imperial College’s Center for Psychedelic Research, has been appointed to Entheon’s Advisory Board.
Dr. Erritzoe has significant experience in psychiatry, neuropsychopharmacology and psychedelic research. He is currently leading a new National Health Service (BHS) based research clinic, the CIPPRes Clinic, a collaborative, multidisciplinary research initiative between the Imperial College in London and the St. Charles Hospital.
Dr. Erritzoe conducts research using brain imaging techniques including PET and MRI scans and has conducted research into the neurobiology of addictions and depression.
“We continue to research the links between dopamine neurotransmitters and addictions, including the role that functional imaging studies can play in looking at various substance use disorders,” said Dr. Erritzoe. ‘As we continue to advance our knowledge in this area, I look forward to working with Entheon as they work to clinically advance DMT.”
“Dr. Erritzoe’s extensive hands-on experience in the realm of clinical research and his focus on substance-use disorders is a significant addition for Entheon and its Advisory Board as we work to further develop DMT through regulatory channels,” said Chief Executive Officer, Timothy Ko. “I would like to extend a warm welcome to David and look forward to the insight a researcher of his caliber brings to the Company.”
About Entheon Biomedical Corp.
Entheon is a biotechnology research and development company committed to developing and commercializing a portfolio of safe and effective N,N-dimethyltryptamine based psychedelic therapeutic products (“DMT Products“) for the purposes of treating addiction and substance use disorders. Subject to obtaining all requisite regulatory approvals and permits, Entheon intends to generate revenue through the sale of its DMT Products to physicians, clinics and licensed psychiatrists in the United States, certain countries in the European Union and throughout Canada.
About Dr. David Erritzoe
Dr. Erritzoe is Clinical Senior Lecturer in General Psychiatry in Centres for Neuropsychopharmacology and Psychedelic Research at Imperial College, London, and is Consultant Psychiatrist at St Charles Hospital, CNWL Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust. From early 2021 heading a new NHS-based research clinic at St Charles Hospital, the CIPPRes Clinic.
David was trained in PET imaging at Columbia University in New York and later undertook a PhD at University Hospital Rigshospitalet in Copenhagen and is qualified as a medical doctor from Copenhagen University Medical School.
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