Rafael Malagon

Rafael Malagon

Laboratory Technical Director

Flora Growth

Pharmaceutical chemist, master in biological sciences with an emphasis in biochemistry and structural biophysics. Research on psychoactive plants as future drug candidates.

Extensive experience in developing technical standards for pharmaceutical products, technical assistance on issues related to medicinal plants with narcotic activity. He has been technical and support advisor to the state in the implementation of the regulations that created the regulatory framework for safe and informed access to the medical and scientific use of Cannabis and its derivatives in Colombia.

Knowledge of technical provisions of raw materials for the standardization of active pharmaceutical ingredients (active Pharmaceutical Ingredient – API) as a fundamental input for pharmaceutical preparations.

He is currently the technical and regulatory director of Flora Growth corp.


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