Dr. Natasha Ryz
Dr. Natasha Ryz is Chief Science Officer at Zenabis, leading all cannabis analysis, extraction and product formulation teams for the company’s recreational and medical brands. She also directs the cannabis research program and prepares cannabis education for health care providers, including pharmacists and physicians.
With more than 15 years of experience as a health and nutrition researcher, speaker and educator, Dr. Ryz has published seven first author peer-reviewed publications, two first author reviews, and co-authored eight peer-reviewed publications. She has a Ph.D. in Experimental Medicine from the University of British Columbia and is a Vanier Scholar. She also holds a Master of Science degree and a four-year Bachelor of Science degree specializing in Human Nutritional Sciences from the University of Manitoba.