Sue Sisley

Sue Sisley bio photo


Adjunct Faculty, department of sociology

Areas of Expertise

  • Internal Medicine
  • clinical trials
  • PTSD
  • cannabis for chronic pain and opioid substitution
  • DEA/NIDA monopoly

Dr. Sue Sisley MD is an Arizona-based physician practicing Internal Medicine & Psychiatry.

Sue is President of Scottsdale Research Institute & best know serving as Principal Investigator for the only FDA-approved randomized controlled trial in the world examining safety/efficacy of smoked marijuana flower in combat veterans with severe post traumatic stress disorder PTSD. Sue is striving to put crucial medically-active plants thru entire FDA drug development process to eventually be on the market to treat chronic pain, opioid dependence and PTSD as a safer alternative to synthetic pharmaceuticals.

Scottsdale Research Institute in conjunction with theirĀ 501(c)(3) arm Field to Healed Foundation is already hard at work on implementing their next FDA approved controlled trials which now include PSILOCYBIN MUSHROOMS, and partnering with farmers to source natural plants/fungi from their fields and learn how to harness their potential as therapeutic tools.

Sue was highlighted in Rolling Stone Magazine last year as Top 25 Most Influential in Tech & Research along with Elon Musk


ABC news


Rolling stone: Top 25 people shaping future of biotech

NBC nightly news

Our first delivery of federal government cannabis study drug purchased from University of Mississippi, the only federally legal drug supply for all clinical trial since 1968:
The password is: StudyDelivery