Welcome to International Cannabis and Cannabinoids Institute’s webinars. The hosts of our webinars are world-renowned cannabis experts such as Tomas Sadilek and Dr. Martin Votava. The webinars are designed to share our expertise and secrets of the promising and magical world of cannabis.
Martin Votava, MD, PhD, Prof. Assoc.
Martin Votava, MD, is an expert in pharmacology and regulatory science. Dr. Votava co-founded PharmInvent in 2010, and he currently holds the position of European Union Qualified Person Responsible for Pharmacovigilance (EU-QPPV) at PrimeVigilance. While working as the Head of the Preclinical and Clinical Documentation Assessment Unit at the State Institute for Drug Control, Martin represented the Czech Republic in the European Medicines Agency (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) from 2007-2010. In his role as rapporteur and co-rapporteur of the CHMP, he coordinated and provided assessments for centralized marketing authorization procedures, and referrals for new active substances, biosimilars and generic medicinal products. Martin obtained his pharmacology and medical degrees at Charles University in Prague, where he subsequently was Head of the Pharmacology Department at the 2nd Faculty of Medicine.
Tomas Sadilek joined the ICCI in the position of Director of Government Affairs. He brings with him extensive experience from the Office of the Government of the Czech Republic in the field of Legal and Illegal Drugs. Tomas represented the Czech Republic in all drug-related meetings in the United Nations institutions (Vienna, New York). Furthermore, he represented the Czech Republic in meetings in the EU area, Eastern Partnership countries area, occasionally the US; these being related to UN meetings, Council of the EU meetings and Council of Europe meetings.