Leonard Pickard

Author, The Rose of Paracelsus: On Secrets and Sacraments Deputy Director of the Drug Policy Analysis Program at UCLA, former drug policy fellow at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard. Served 20 years in federal prison for allegedly producing "90% of the world's LSD". Presently he is Senior Scientific Advisor to the biotechnology fund JLS, and on the board of the Fireside Project.

About this speaker

Leonard Pickard is formerly a drug policy fellow at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard, and Deputy Director of the Drug Policy Analysis Program at UCLA.

Alleged by DEA to have produced "90% of the world's LSD", he was released from two life sentences in federal prison in July, 2020 after serving 20 years.

Talks

On The Rose of Paracelsus

May 22, 2022, 12:00 AM
Leonard Pickard