Jessica Knox, MD, MBA, MPH

  • Board certified in preventive medicine
  • Co-founder and CEO of the American Cannabinoid Clinics
  • Co-founder of ADVENT Academy
  • Internationally-recognized expert and experienced speaker in cannabinoid medicine


After completing her residency in preventive medicine, Dr. Jessica began her study of the endocannabinoid system and cannabinoid medicine. She delights in teaching patients, other healthcare professionals and the public about the power and promise of this incredible system and its associated toolkit. She has spoken on numerous medical cannabis panels, presented at cannabis conferences nationwide and appeared on nationally-televised programs and global webcasts to discuss the burgeoning field of endocannabinology.

Dr. Jessica has also developed expertise in the design and delivery of multi-state telemedicine care. During her tenure as medical director at a Silicon Valley telehealth startup, Dr. Jessica oversaw the growth of the telemedicine practice from serving zero patients to over 100,000 patients in just over three years.

Dr. Jessica has a keen interest in health literacy and access. She is CEO and co-founder of The American Cannabinoid Clinics and co-founder of ADVENT Academy, which offers premier training for the health professionals in ECS, endocannabinology and cannabinology. Dr. Jessica serves the Academy as course director, content developer and lecturer.


Dr. Jessica received her bachelor’s degree from Harvard University before going on to earn her medical and business degrees from Tufts University as well as her public health degree from San Diego State University.