Patrick Smith is a cell biologist and science writer, with a Ph.D. in Regenerative Medicine. He trained as a neuroscientist, driven by an interest in consciousness. He has written for a number of psychedelic publications on both science and culture, including Psychedelics Today, EntheoNation, and Psymposia. He also writes about psychedelics on his website and blog thepsychedelicscientist.com. In 2019, he presented at psychedelic conference Breaking Convention on Salvia. You can follow him on Twitter @rjpatricksmith.