DRAKE POIRIER, BScREGULATORY CONSULTANT, NHP COMPLIANCE



Drake completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry at UBCO, with a Major in Medical & Molecular Biochemistry. His studies included a wide variety of fields, including biology, pharmacology, biotechnology and chemistry, while largely focusing on the processes of the human body and how they affect health and disease.

Drake was born and raised in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia, and moved to Kelowna three years ago. In his spare time, Drake can usually be found on the golf course or enjoying the local wineries.


  • ACADEMIC BACKGROUND: BSc., Medical & Molecular Biochemistry
  • FUN STUFF: Hockey, Golf, Tennis
  • INTERESTING FACT: Played 2 years of junior hockey as a goalie
  • FAVORITE PEER REVIEWED PUBLICATION: Neuroinflammation in Alzheimer’s Disease – Heneka et al., 2015