People

Director

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Norman Farb, PhD

Norman Farb is an associate professor in the Department of Psychology and head of the Regulatory and Affective Dynamics Laboratory (RADLab) at the University of Toronto Mississauga. Norm has published numerous papers, chapters and reviews, including important neuroscientific research on meditation.

Associate Director 

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Rotem Petranker

Rotem Petranker is a PhD student in psychology at McMaster University. Rotem is interested in sustained attention, emotional regulation, and creativity, all of which are may be affected by psychedelic microdosing.

Medical Director 

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Adam Blackman, MD, FRCPC

Adam Blackman is an adjunct assistant professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto, the founder of MedSleep, and the CEO of Mavencare. Adam is a psychiatrist and healthcare entrepreneur focused on applying proven and novel technologies and methods to improve health and quality of life.

Research Director 

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Thomas Anderson

Thomas Anderson is a PhD candidate in Cognitive Neuroscience at the University of Toronto. Thomas is a strong proponent of open science and the open sharing of scientific findings. Together with Rotem, Thomas published some of the first research on psychedelic microdosing.