Meet Canada's Leading Medical Cannabis Educator

Dr. David Hepburn has over 30 years of experience working in the medical field. Now as a medical cannabis educator, Dr. Hepburn is working to change the stigma around prescribing medical marijuana.


As the Medical Advisor of Plena Global, Dr. David Hepburn brings 30+ years of experience to develop medical regulatory policy for nations legalizing medical cannabis.

In 1986, Dr. Hepburn received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Ottawa. Since then, he has worked as a military physician as well as a physician for various sporting teams and events. This includes the Commonwealth Games, 1996 Olympics, the Canadian Jr. National Rugby team, two professional hockey teams, and a minor league hockey team.


Dr. Hepburn’s diverse career has also led him to become a media physician, both in newsprint and radio, throughout North America. Since 1994, he has been a popular speaker on various medical and non-medical topics.

We need to be the voice of reason and understanding and not accepting of every piece of propaganda in one direction or the other.

Dr. David Hepburn on the role of medical professionals in the world of Medical cannabis

What i do


As a Medical Advisor, Dr. Hepburn educates companies and countries on the role of medical cannabis.


For over 20 years, Dr. Hepburn has been a public speaker for a variety of medical and non-medical topics.

Media Physician

Throughout his career, Dr. Hepburn has lent his expertise to numerous media outlets throughout North America


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