*Via weblink – Jonathan Dickinson is the Executive Director of the Global Ibogaine Therapy Alliance (GITA) (www.ibogainealliance.org), a not-for-profit that is dedicated to supporting the sacramental and therapeutic uses of iboga and its derivatives. Since 2009 he has worked with ibogaine, iboga’s primary psychoactive and medicinal alkaloid, in therapeutic contexts in Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica and Panama. He has published and presented on his work globally. In 2015 he led the development of the Clinical Guidelines for Ibogaine-Assisted Detoxification (www.ibogainealliance.org/
He acts as a liaison between academics, government officials, researchers, not-for-profits, and care providers in regards to ibogaine research and practice. In 2014, he was initiated into the Dissoumba/Fang branch of the spiritual practice of Bwiti at the Ebando village (www.ebando.org) in Gabon.