HONORARY RESEARCHER AT SHEFFIELD HALLAM UNIVERSITY, DIRECTOR AQUALABS & HEMPIRE SPECIALISING IN CANNABIS CULTIVATION & SECONDARY METABOLITE PRODUCTION
Dr Callie Seaman is a veteran of the hydroponic industry. First studying for a degree in Biomedical Sciences at Sheffield Hallam University, during which she worked at GlaxoSmithKline, she went on to complete a PhD on The Investigating nutrient solution for hydroponic growth of plants. During her PhD she became a director by helped to set up the hydroponic nutrient manufacturing company Aqualabs Ltd, creating brands such as Shogun and Silver bullet. In 2018 she continued at Sheffield Hallam with a Post Doctorate role monitoring metal uptake into Soya crops. For the past 20 years and throughout all of this time, Callie has been passionate about the medicinal properties of cannabis and decided to join the team at Hempire Ltd in October 2018, a Licenced medicinal cannabis cultivator based in the UK.
Dr Callie gave a really informative presentation, she covered the plant, phytocannabinoids, extraction processes and differences between them, lab testing and what they test for and what parents should be looking for in products. She then spoke about her own use with cannabis in treating her epilepsy.
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