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OP-ED By Carmen Doran, CEO Of Helius Therapeutics

Monday, 18 December 2023, 10:40 am | Helius Therapeutics

As we reflect on the year 2023, it's clear that Helius Therapeutics has made significant strides in the medicinal cannabis industry, both in New Zealand and globally. The company's achievements have been underpinned by a growing confidence in the industry, ... More >>

Carmen Doran Wins Inspiring Women Leaders Category At The New Zealand International Business Awards

Friday, 24 November 2023, 12:44 pm | Helius Therapeutics

Carmen Doran, CEO of Auckland-based medicines company Helius Therapeutics, has been recognised in the Inspiring Women Leaders category at the New Zealand International Business Awards last night. Doran's leadership has been instrumental in driving the ... More >>

Kiwi Cannabis Flower To Put Helius On World Stage

Monday, 10 April 2023, 7:18 pm | Helius Therapeutics

The country’s largest medicinal cannabis company has announced another New Zealand first. The Ministry of Health has awarded Helius Therapeutics GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) certification for the drying and finishing of medicinal cannabis flower. ... More >>

Helius Launches First ‘NZ Grown, NZ Made’ THC Medicines

Thursday, 29 December 2022, 7:08 pm | Helius Therapeutics

Helius - Carmen Doran - Chief Executive Officer Two new medicinal cannabis products containing THC have been verified as meeting the quality standard. New Zealand’s Medicinal Cannabis Agency publicly advised of the verification on 21 December 2022. ... More >>

Helius Gains Certification Key To Export Success

Tuesday, 6 December 2022, 6:41 pm | Helius Therapeutics

Helius Therapeutics has received Good Agricultural and Collection Practice (GACP) certification at its purpose-built medicinal cannabis facility in East Tamaki, Auckland. Recognised globally, GACP is a leading certification standard for medicinal cannabis. ... More >>

NZ’s First Locally Grown Cannabis Medicines Get Approval

Thursday, 15 September 2022, 5:30 pm | Helius Therapeutics

“This is great news for many patients who have long sought legal access to both New Zealand-grown and made medicinal cannabis products,” says Carmen Doran, chief executive of Helius Therapeutics. Carmen Doran, Chief Executive Officer, Helius Her ... More >>

Verification News Brings 100% Kiwi Cannabis Medicines Closer

Monday, 29 August 2022, 5:48 pm | Helius Therapeutics

Helius Therapeutics is the first medicinal cannabis company to have an active ingredient made from locally grown cannabis plants and extracted in New Zealand verified by the Medicinal Cannabis Agency as meeting the quality standard. Helius - Carmen Doran ... More >>

Medicinal Cannabis Sector Deserves Celebration Not Criticism

Monday, 11 July 2022, 4:46 pm | Helius Therapeutics

The latest Ministry of Health data on medicinal cannabis uptake paints a positive picture. This comes despite ongoing criticism on the availability of local products, price, and doctors’ willingness to prescribe. Yes, challenges around access continue, ... More >>

Cannabis Collab Will See NZ Deliver World-first Medicines

Thursday, 16 June 2022, 5:22 pm | Helius Therapeutics

Greenlab's Jaswinder Sekhon, and Helius CEO, Carmen Doran. New Zealand’s largest medicinal cannabis company, Helius Therapeutics, has announced a collaboration with Greenlab - the country’s most experienced biotechnology company in medicinal cannabis ... More >>

NZ Doctors Have One Key Advantage Over Aussie - Helius

Thursday, 2 June 2022, 4:39 pm | Helius Therapeutics

Julie Curphey - Chief Commercial Officer at Helius Therapeutics. “Australia is ahead when it comes to the production and uptake of medicinal cannabis, yet New Zealand’s scheme gives doctors and patients one key advantage,” says Julie Curphey, Chief ... More >>

Luxon Tours Medicinal Cannabis Company, Helius

Friday, 27 May 2022, 12:19 pm | Helius Therapeutics

MP for Botany, Christopher Luxon, has visited local medicinal cannabis company, Helius Therapeutics, where he viewed production of the first New Zealand grown and made full-spectrum products, due to be launched in the second half of this year. ... More >>

Delivery Mode: NZ’s Helius Therapeutics Names New CCO

Monday, 16 May 2022, 10:14 am | Helius Therapeutics

Julie Curphey has been appointed Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) at Helius Therapeutics - New Zealand’s largest licenced medicinal cannabis company. Prior to taking up the role on 1 May, she spent two months as Helius’ Director of Commercial Operations. ... More >>

New Licence - Great News For Kiwi Cannabis Patients

Tuesday, 19 April 2022, 3:35 pm | Helius Therapeutics

“The industry’s first licence renewal and expansion will enable Helius to produce New Zealand grown and made medicinal cannabis products - something Kiwi patients have been waiting for since the inception of the Medicinal Cannabis Scheme. It’s ... More >>

Engineers To Drive Better Outcomes For Cannabis Patients

Thursday, 14 April 2022, 5:00 pm | Helius Therapeutics

New Zealand’s largest medicinal cannabis company, Helius Therapeutics, has launched an industry collaboration with the University of Canterbury’s Engineering Faculty. Helius HQ in East Tamaki, Auckland. Helius CEO Carmen Doran Distinguished Professor ... More >>

Organic Medicinal Cannabis A Huge Opportunity For NZ

Monday, 11 April 2022, 3:56 pm | Helius Therapeutics

“New Zealand organically grown and manufactured medicinal cannabis products will be in huge demand internationally, taking the country’s newest industry to a whole new level in the future,” says Carmen Doran, chief executive of Helius Therapeutics. ... More >>

New Phase For Helius As David Darling Joins Board

Thursday, 17 March 2022, 6:12 pm | Helius Therapeutics

Helius board member, David Darling David Darling has been appointed as an independent director on the board at Helius Therapeutics – New Zealand’s largest medicinal cannabis company. Mr Darling has had an extensive career working on the development, ... More >>

Medicinal Cannabis Regulations Disguise Solid Progress

Thursday, 10 March 2022, 5:11 pm | Helius Therapeutics

By Carmen Doran – Chief Executive of Helius Therapeutics The medicinal cannabis sector is delivering for Kiwi patients. However, most of its successes continue to fly under the radar. This is partly due to regulations which heavily restrict what ... More >>

MedCan 2022 Perfectly Timed For Local Cannabis Industry

Wednesday, 2 February 2022, 2:09 pm | Helius Therapeutics

“With New Zealand’s cannabis businesses now delivering for Kiwi patients and set to export, February’s MedCan is perfectly timed to bring the sector and many key stakeholders together,” says Carmen Doran, Chief Executive of Helius Therapeutics. ... More >>

Medicinal Cannabis Industry Now In Delivery Phase

Thursday, 30 December 2021, 5:56 pm | Helius Therapeutics

This month marks three years since Parliament unanimously passed the legislation to enable a New Zealand medicinal cannabis industry. With overseas products limited and expensive, finally Kiwi patients would have legal access to quality local products More >>

Candace Kinser Appointed Chair Of Helius Therapeutics

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 9:32 am | Helius Therapeutics

Candace Kinser has been appointed chair of the board at Helius Therapeutics. Chair of Helius Therapeutics, Candace Kinser The accomplished chief executive and non-executive board director brings significant experience in high-growth start-ups, technology ... More >>





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