Dr. Sandra Acosta is the Founder & CEO of BioMedical Pharms Labs (Industrial Hemp License # 394334) for Research/Development and manufacturing of Hemp extract products: She is a Medical Scientist Doctor, researcher, author, entrepreneur, Industrial Hemp activist, and animal lover.
Dr. Sandra Acosta is originally from Caracas, Venezuela. She came to the United States of America over 20 years ago to pursue her dream of become a Medical Scientist. She graduated with honors as a Biomedical Scientist at the University of South Florida (USF). Later, She received her Master degree in Molecular Pharmacology and Physiology and her doctoral degree in Neuro-Pharmacology from the Department of Neurosurgery at USF. Her doctoral thesis is on pharmaceutical & nutraceutical formulas; formulations using anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative agents from synthetic and natural sources. She pursued a 7 year post doctoral fellowship at the Department of Neurosurgery and Brain Repair at USF.
Dr. Sandra became an expert in translational therapeutics, and drug development for neurodegenerative disorders and neuroinflammation. In 2016 Dr. Sandra became the only female Hispanic to received a 98.8 percentile in a grant application from the National Institute of Health and received two research grants the same year. She has published over 60 scientific manuscripts in high impact journals.
She is also the author of four book chapters, and she has over 5 press releases from her publications and discoveries. In 2018, Dr. Sandra started two companies Biomedical Pharms, LLC and BMP, LLC in order to investigate and develop the purest and most effective industrial hemp formulations using nanotechnology with the highest bioavailability (so called absorption).
Dr. Sandra and her team are using all of their brain power to create formulations to reach the highest standards for the cannabidiol (CBD) and nano cannabinoids including cannabigerol (CBG), cannabichromene (CBC), and cannabinol (CBN) from industrial hemp products. She is an active advocate for the use of industrial Hemp extracts in medical research that supports wellness.
Dr. Sandra is an avid speaker and she strives to destigmatize the use of Industrial Hemp extract from our society and She constantly educates and advocates about the beneficial effects of broad spectrum hemp extract in our daily lives.