Rachel Knox, MD, MBA

Cannabis Medicine, Policy, cannabinology, endocannabinology, health equity | CNNC 2020


Dr. Rachel Knox, MD, MBA is a certified Cannabinoid Medicine specialist and Clinical Endocannabinologist with a background in Family, Integrative, and Functional Medicine. With her family she co-founded Doctors Knox, Inc., American Cannabinoid Clinics, and ADVENT Academy. Dr. Knox is a policy and regulatory consultant on patient and cannabis health equity. Dr. Knox is Chair of the Oregon Cannabis Commission, member of Portland's Cannabis Policy Oversight Team, Board Member for Doctors for Cannabis Regulation, Board Member of Minority Cannabis Business Association, Advisory Board Member of the American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine, Co-founder and President of the Cannabis Health Equity Movement, and Board Member for Nuleaf Project PDX.

Cannabis is not just a medicine. It's a tool (through policy reform, taxation, its economy, and its derivative innovations) that should be leveraged to reverse the destruction of community health in populations disproportionately targeted by the war on drugs.

Rachel Knox, MD, MBA