KSQD: Brad Burge of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies Talks About Research Into the Enormous Therapeutic Potential of Psychoactive Substances

Summary: Brad Burge speaks with Len Beyea on Talk of The Bay Podcast about MAPS-sponsored psychedelic research, the multidisciplinary approach of MAPS’ work, and the history of using MDMA as an adjunct to therapy.

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Len Beyea interviews Brad Burge, Director of Strategic Communications for MAPS. Brad earned his B.A. in Communication and Psychology from Stanford University in 2005 and his M.A. in Communication from the University of California, San Diego in 2009. He began working with MAPS in 2009, where he engages daily with journalists and media producers around the world to enhance public knowledge about psychedelic research, while also helping develop and evolve MAPS’ brand and outreach strategy. Brad is passionate about finding better ways for humans to work with the pharmaceutical and digital communications technologies of the 21st century. When he’s not plugged in, you’ll find him in the mountains, carrying a backpack, somewhere down a long trail.