Former Portugal State Secretary of Wellness Joins Higher Cannabis Company’s European Companion, Symtomax


BALTIMORE, MD, Oct. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Higher Cannabis Business (GCAN), a market place leader and innovator in the improvement and commercialization of cannabinoid delivery systems, is proud to announce that its European-primarily based companion Symtomax, has appointed former Portugal State Secretary of Wellness to its board of directors.

Symtomax presently owns one particular of the biggest legal cannabis cultivation places in Europe, with a planned production facility website in Portugal totaling 1,830,000 square meters. In addition to its 40 years in healthcare cannabis, it has comprehensive international knowledge in operations, capital markets, corporate finance, law, and healthcare solutions.

Symtomax not too long ago appointed Dr. Eurico Castro Alves, former State Secretary for Wellness and President of Portugal’s overall health regulator Infarmed as director of Symtomax. The appointment highlights Symtomax’s plans to develop the firm into a key player in the European Health-related Cannabis market place.

“We welcome Dr Eurico. Like Symtomax, he is passionate about healthcare. His appointment brings knowledge and exceptional experience at the highest level, and we are delighted that such a recognised member in the International healthcare neighborhood has joined us. Symtomax will continue to evolve and lead the firm forward in this speedy moving and developing market place spot, and this appointment is but a further commitment from us on this journey”, stated Symtomax Chairman Paul Segal.

Eurico stated of his appointment, “I am delighted to have joined Symtomax and appear forward to additional assisting the business enterprise on a strategic level as nicely as pushing the firm forward on a technical front.”

Dr. Eurico graduated in Medicine by the Faculty of Medicine of Porto University with a specialty in Basic Surgery. He completed his Basic Surgery coaching at the Southern Illinois University Health-related College and at the Cook County Hospital of Chicago in Illinois USA. He obtained the degree of Instructor in Sophisticated Trauma Life Help by the trauma committee of the State of Illinois.

Dr. Eurico was also the former chairman of the Infarmed Board of Directors, National Authority for Medicines and Wellness Merchandise, IP, for the duration of which the creation of SiNATS (National Wellness Technologies Assessment Method) and Farmed (Forum of Regulatory Agencies of Lusophone Space Nations). He was a mentor of the European Group Against Counterfeit Medicines (WGEO) and was component of the Group of Heads of Medicines Agencies in the European Financial Location.

He is also the existing director of the Surgery Division at the Centro Hospitalar do Porto. And not too long ago chaired the organising committee of the National Wellness Convention, an unprecedented debate involving each and every player inside the overall health sector

Throughout his profession, he was granted a number of honour awards, participated as speaker in scientific conferences and meetings in the field of Medicine, Basic Surgery, Wellness Regulations and Politics. He held the position of State Secretary for Wellness for 20th Portuguese Government. He was also the board member of ERS, a Portuguese Wellness regulator, as nicely as deputy of the chairman of the board of directors and director of the public relations workplace of Santo António Hospital.

Symtomax and Higher Cannabis previously announced their partnership to commercialize the Higher Cannabis’ revolutionary cannabinoid delivery technique. Plans are presently underway to manufacture and distribute these solutions.

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About The Higher Cannabis Business

The Higher Cannabis Business (GCAN) is a biopharmaceutical firm focused on the improvement and commercialization of revolutionary cannabinoid delivery systems. Higher Cannabis deploys its patented technologies platform for use in the cannabis sector. The Company’s conveyance platform can be utilized to provide cannabinoids with out the dangerous side effects located with other routes of cannabinoid administration. The technologies is versatile in that for the 1st-time sufferers can get reduced dosing, enhanced bioavailability, and controlled fast and delayed release working with a totally dissolvable, non-irritant oral eluting patch. Higher Cannabis’ mission is to bring our technologies to the international market place by means of partnerships with top cannabis and pharmaceutical businesses, for the advantage of sufferers and customers. Far more data on the Higher Cannabis Business and its technologies can be located on the Company’s web-site,

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