Cannabis Industrial Marketplace

Shamaya Chah

Global Advanced Botanicals
Director of R & D

Session Title: Benefits and Quality Profiles of CBD


Professional Summary

Shamaya Chah, L.M.T. has been a Licensed Massage Therapist and Massage Educator for more than 35 years. She is a provider of continuing education for the states of Florida, Texas, and New York as well as a provider with the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. She has written numerous massage therapy curriculums for community colleges and massage therapy schools in the state of Florida. Her areas of expertise are human sciences and anatomy and physiology. She has also done extensive studies of how Cannabidiol (CBD) affects physiology and the benefits it has for wellness and healing purposes. Her studies include, organic cannabis growth and extraction processes that ensure maximum bioavailability, which requires the extraction and removal of any and all toxic components that could have been introduced in the elaboration of the end CBD product. Without the right process, optimal healing and wellness benefits are not obtained.

Ms. Chah is owner and co owner of 3 different CBD companies and is responsible for the research and development of all the products in these companies. She has just been awarded a U.S. Patent for a CBD compound and process that will assist ligament healing.

Shamaya has presented Cannabis lectures at several venues and recently joined the Miami Dade Community College Advisory Board for their new 2 and 4 year AS and BS degrees in Cannabis. The venues where she has presented Cannabis lectures are:

  • Sacred Space - Miami, Florida
  • Physicians symposium - Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
  • Women’s Cannabis and Wellness Retreat - Deerfield Beach, Florida
  • Women’s Cannabis Expo - Miami, Florida
  • Medical Massage Conference - Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Pilates in the Grove - Coconut Grove, Florida
  • Pura Vida Spa - Alujuela, Costa Rica

Session Abstract

1. ENDOCANABINOID SYSTEM

  • Distribution of CB1 and CB2 receptors
  • Known functions of the ECS
  • What are terpenes and their role in the ECS system

2. COMMON EXTRACTION PROCESSES – CO2 VERSUS ETHANOL

  • Winterization
  • Full Spectrum
  • Broad Spectrum
  • Distillate
  • Isolate Cannabinoids

3. DELIVERY METHODOLOGY

  • Tinctures
  • Topicals – cremes, salves, patches
  • Inhalation
  • Edibles
  • Suppositories

4. LAB REPORTS – CERTIFICATES OF ANALYSIS

  • Cannabinoids
  • Terpenes
  • Heavy Metals
  • Pesticide
  • Micro toxins
  • Yeast & Mold