Justin Bueno, Ph.D. is the Scientific Director for Vireo Health. Dr. Bueno is an analytical chemist with a diverse background of scientific experience. His graduate work involved applying novel analytical technologies to forensic applications. This research yielded five first authored publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals. Justin completed his post-doctoral work at the United States Food and Drug Administration where he published his novel approach for quality assessment of protein pharmaceuticals. Justin next transitioned to the pharmaceutical industry where he supported the manufacturing of small molecule API. Justin was attracted to the medical cannabis industry because of the exciting R&D opportunities. Justin is currently directly R&D activities and working to bring new technologies and products to market at Vireo Health. Justin received both his Bachelor of Science and Ph.D. from the University at Albany, SUNY.