Doctor Simon Erridge

Dr Simon Erridge is the Head of Research and Access at Sapphire Medical, making him a pivotal member of our expert team. Dr Erridge is a medical doctor, graduating from Imperial College London in 2018 with Distinction in Clinical Practice and Clinical Science. He also completed an intercalated BSc in Surgery and Anaesthesia. Dr Simon Erridge has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles and is currently a Research Fellow in the Department of Surgery and Cancer at Imperial College London within the Medical Cannabis Research Group. He is currently completing a PhD in the therapeutic evaluation of terpenes and flavonoids from the cannabis plant in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

At Sapphire Medical Clinics, Dr Erridge is responsible for the maintenance and strategy of the UK Medical Cannabis Registry as one of the founding doctors and member of the Registry Steering Group.

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BSc in Surgery and Anaesthesia. Research Fellow and current PhD student within the Medical Cannabis Research Group, department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London.


MBBS, BSc (Hons)


RM Partners Rapid Diagnostic Clinic Research Fellowship Award; Distinction in Clinical Practice; Distinction in Clinical Science; Association of Surgeons in Training Prize for Training and Education

Previous Experience:

Dr. Erridge has worked on several innovative biotech opportunities throughout his career. His research interests include cannabis-based medicinal products, medical technologies, patient-reported outcome measures and population-based methodologies.

top articles by Doctor Simon Erridge

Sapphire Medical Clinics Presents Latest Data on Parkinson’s Disease at British Geriatric Society

22nd September 2022

Changes in quality of life shown in patients with autism spectrum disorder enrolled on the UK medical cannabis registry

22nd September 2022

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