Dr. Phillipe Lucas
Vice President, Global Patient Research & Access, Tilray
Philippe is the founder of the Vancouver Island Compassion Society, and a former Victoria city councillor. He has received a number of accolades and awards for his work, including the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his research and advocacy on medical cannabis. He currently serves as Vice President, Global Patient Research & Access at Tilray, a federally authorized medical cannabis company based in Nanaimo, B.C. Philippe is also a Graduate Researcher (PHDc) with the Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research. His scientific research includes the use of cannabis in the treatment of pain, mental health conditions and addiction.