Dr. Robert Silver graduated in 1982 from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Colorado State University. He became certified in acupuncture in 1993 by IVAS and developed a passion for herbal and nutritional medicine, leading to the founding of RxVitamins. He established Boulder’s Natural Animal in 1993, and is president of the VBMA. Dr. Silver has become an expert in the veterinary applications of cannabinoid therapies, and authored Medical Marijuana and Your Pet. He is Director of Animal Health for Folium Biosciences, a biotech company that grows and processes hemp into nutraceuticals. He also provides online education to pet owners and veterinarians for CE credit on the use of cannabis in pets (greenflowermedia.com).