Dr Orit Holtzman

Chief Medical Officer, Compass Lifestyle Clinics Dr Orit Holtzman is the Chief Medical Officer of Compass Lifestyle Clinics where she practices functional and cannabinoid medicine.

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Dr Orit holds a Bachelor of Science in biology and psychology from the University of Tel Aviv, a PhD in neuroscience from the University of NSW and an MBBS from the Sydney Medical School at the University of Sydney. After working in the public hospital system, she has begun exploring wholistic health solutions and become passionate about utilising medicinal cannabis as a therapeutic agent. She began prescribing cannabis in 2019 under the mentorship of Dr Teresa Towpik, when she joined Compass Lifestyle Clinics. She now has more than 400 patients that have been prescribed medicinal cannabis for various indications under her care, and is an authorised prescriber for multiple conditions. She also works as a medical educator, teaching doctors about medicinal cannabis and the endocannabinoid system. She lives in the beautiful Blue Mountains in NSW with her husband and three children.

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Talks

Endocannabinoid - Biome - The Gut Brain Axis

26 November 2021, 12:35 AM
Orit Holtzman

Introduction to the ANZCCP

26 November 2021, 06:05 AM
John Teh Orit Holtzman

ACS Speakers Panel Session

27 November 2021, 03:25 AM
Bonnie Goldstein John Teh Orit Holtzman Teresa Towpik Carrie Newbold Imran Khan David Bearman Dustin Sulak Nathaniel Jones Tristan Hyodo Jamie Rickcord Michael Balderstone Gull Herzberg Brian White Laurence Kemp Emily Rigby

ANZCCP Patient Case Study Mash Up

27 November 2021, 05:35 AM
Orit Holtzman Gull Herzberg Imran Khan