Mental health and wellness company Mind Cure Health Inc. has hired Dr. Ryan Hartwell as Chief Science Officer. As an expert in the field of life sciences, Dr. Hartwell will be responsible for overseeing all of the company’s scientific efforts.
"We have assembled a team of exceptional scientific advisors, and Dr. Hartwell is the perfect person to both lead them and guide our overall scientific efforts as we find new ways to treat mental health," said Mind Cure Chairman, President, and CEO Philip Tapley. "Dr. Hartwell will be integral to our goal of bringing new psychoactive and psychedelic drugs, treatments and technologies to market, with proper research and scientific validation."
Dr. Hartwell is an experienced scientist, inventor, researcher and entrepreneur, and has already served on the Mind Cure scientific board for several months. He has experience in FDA, EU, HC, CFDA and Japan Regulatory filings for drug products, medical devices and natural health products, has published 20 peer-reviewed articles and 26 presentation abstracts, and he holds four patents.
"After a decade of researching solutions to prevent and treat physical scars, I am thrilled to join Mind Cure and the world-class team of scientists and researchers working towards a cure for psychological scarring," said Dr. Hartwell. "From all that we have learned in studying psychedelics, the opportunity to chart a new path toward a better understanding and discovery of effective medicines provides tremendous potential to transform mental health and aging wellness."