SASKATOON, Saskatchewan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZYUS Life Sciences Corporation ("ZYUS" or the “Company”) (TSX-V: ZYUS), a Canadian-based life sciences company leading scientific research and global development of innovative cannabinoid-based pharmaceutical drug products, is pleased announce that Wayne Brownlee, who was conditionally appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors on June 28, 2023, has successfully obtained from Health Canada security clearance required to serve as a director of the Corporation pursuant to the Cannabis Act (Canada).
With the appointment of Wayne Brownlee taking effect, the Company’s Board of Directors reconstituted its board committees as follows:
Audit Committee: John Knowles (Chair), Garnette Weber and Wayne Brownlee.
Compensation Committee: Garnette Weber (Chair), Richard Hoyt and Dr. Charlotte Moore Hepburn.
Governance and Nominating Committee: Richard Hoyt (Chair), John Knowles, Brent Zettl and Wayne Brownlee.
“Re-composition of the Board committees leverages the diverse perspectives and expertise of ZYUS’ full Board of Directors to guide the Company's strategic growth trajectory as we advance our clinical research activities and further our operations,” said Brent Zettl, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. “In addition, these changes highlight ZYUS' commitment to growth and innovation and reflect the Company's dedication to appointing accomplished professionals to lead strategic initiatives.”
About ZYUS Life Sciences Corporation
ZYUS is a Canadian-based life sciences company focused on the global development and commercialization of regulated cannabinoid-based pharmaceutical drug product candidates. Through clinical research, ZYUS is committed to furthering the understanding of cannabinoids with the clinical development of its pharmaceutical drug product candidates and intellectual property activities to protect its novel formulations. Additionally, ZYUS is dedicated to delivering high quality, cGMP / EU GMP-compliant cannabinoid products to patients through the exempt global medical market. The ZYUS vision is to reimagine the potential of pain therapeutics by pursuing regulatory approval of cannabinoid formulations and elevating cannabinoids as a standard of care in pursuit of transformational impact on patients’ lives. ZYUS: Advancing the Science of Well-Being. For additional information, visit www.zyus.com or follow us on X, formerly known as Twitter @ZYUSCorp.
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