Amber Wise, PhD

Amber Wise, PhD

Amber Wise, PhD

Scientific Director | Medicine Creek Analytics

Dr. Amber Wise has worked in the legal cannabis industry for 8 years and uses her experience in science policy in Washington DC and the state of California as well as her 7 years of teaching chemistry at the university level to raise the scientific bar for cannabis education, regulations, and research.

She has been the science director Medicine Creek Analytics, owned by the Puyallup Tribe of Indians for over five years,  an ISO-17025 accredited testing lab that serves a variety of clients on compliance testing as well as R&D projects to make better products and ensure customer safety.

She has led the publication of two peer-reviewed research articles investigating the potential for vape cartridges to release metals into the aerosol in 2021 as well as been involved in setting Washington state lab accreditation standards.  She was the organizer for the cannabis chemistry symposia for the American Chemical Society for 4.5 years and is a member of ASTM D37 Cannabis group and has been a guest on a number of podcasts and given lectures on cannabis science to a wide array of audiences.