The only known physician in the US with a PhD specifically in the field of cellular and molecular cannabinoid research from the University of South Florida’s College of Medicine.
Dr. Sasha’s award-winning published research has contributed towards the advancement of the therapeutic potential for cannabis over the last two decades, being referenced worldwide in numerous scholarly articles and books.
Short Biography: Sasha Noe, DO, PhD, is a dual doctorate, board-certified award-winning Family Medicine Physician and Researcher, Best Selling Author, Speaker, Consultant, and expert in Preventative Medicine, Chronic Disease Management, Cannabinoid research and Medical Cannabis. After earning her bachelor of science in biology with a minor in chemistry at Palm Beach Atlantic University in 1994, she went on to earn a masters and doctorate in medical microbiology and immunology at the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 2000. The focus of her dissertation was the cellular and molecular distribution and function of Cannabinoid Receptor 1 in murine immune cells as well as the role of cannabinoids in HIV infection and replication. Dating back to the mid 90’s Dr. Noe earned several awards both regionally and nationally for her work in cannabinoid research, most notably, the Young Investigators award from her research on cannabinoids and HIV. Since the mid 90’s she has presented her research at numerous scientific conferences, societies and meetings across the country including the International Cannabinoid Research Society for which she is currently a member.
After several years in academia she went on to attended Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine where she earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree. She went on to serve as the chief intern and chief resident of the Family Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment program in St. Petersburg, FL and now serves Apollo Beach, FL and the surrounding southern hillsborough counties through her medical practices.
As the only known physician in the US with a PhD specifically in the field of cellular and molecular cannabinoid research, Dr. Noe is undoubtedly one of the nations leading expert in the field of medical cannabis and her award-winning published research has contributed towards the understanding and advancement of the therapeutic potential for cannabis over the last two decades, being referenced nationally and worldwide in numerous scholarly articles and books.
Due to her unique qualifications as a physician and the leading medical cannabis expert, she is sought out by many of her peers as well as patients and medical cannabis industry leaders as a consultant.